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Ills:  Illustrations

Record Type

BIB

Bytes

BKS: 008/18-21; 006/01-04

Input standards

BKS: Optional. Up to four, one-character codes. Default: blank character blank character blank character blank character

Definition

 
BKS, 006

Illustration terms used in the physical description recorded in field 300. Choose codes according to terms found in the entire 300 field, including subfield ǂe. Disregard illustration information elsewhere in the record (e.g., in body of the record or in notes).

Enter up to four codes in alphabetical order. If fewer codes apply, then left-justify the codes. Leave the remaining positions blank. If more than four codes apply, enter the first four codes. Use code a for types of illustrations not covered by any of the more specific codes.

Codes

 
 
blank character

No illustrations. Work does not contain illustrations. Use 4 blanks.

Ills     blank character blank character blank character blank character
[No illustration statement in physical description]
 
a

Illustrations. Use code a for types of illustrations not covered by any of the more specific codes.

Ills     a blank character blank character blank character
300     149 pages : ǂb color illustrations ; ǂc 26 cm
Ills     a blank character blank character blank character
300     167 pages : ǂb tables ; ǂc 23 cm
[Pre-RDA hybrid]
Ills     a blank character blank character blank character
300     202 pages ǂb frontispiece ǂc 24 cm
[Pre-RDA hybrid]
Ills     a blank character blank character blank character
300     134 pages : ǂb graphs ; ǂc 24 cm
 
b

Maps. Use code b when the term mapmaps, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a b blank character blank character
300     135 pages : ǂb illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; ǂc 35 cm + ǂe 6 maps (48 x 31 cm, folded to 31 x 24 cm)
 
c

Portraits. Use code c when the term portraitportraits, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a c blank character blank character
300     181 pages : ǂb illustrations, portraits ; ǂc 28 cm
 
d

Charts. Use code d when the term chartcharts, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a d blank character blank character
300     1 folded sheet (12 pages) : ǂb illustrations, charts ; ǂc 23 x 11 cm
 
e

Plans. Use code e when the term planplans, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a b e blank character
300     xxxi, 229 pages : ǂb illustrations, maps, plans ; ǂc 26 cm
 
f

Plates. Use code f when the term plateplates, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a b c f
300     240 pages, 2 leaves of plates : ǂb illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; ǂc 30 cm
 
g

Music. Use code g when the term music is present in field 300.

Ills     a f g blank character
300     190 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : ǂb illustrations (some color), music ; ǂc 30 cm
 
h

Facsimiles. Use code h when the term facsimilefacsimiles, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a c h blank character
300     24 pages : ǂb illustrations, facsimiles (some color), portraits ; ǂc 23 x 22 cm
 
i

Coats of arms. Use code i when the term coat of armscoats of arms, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a c f i
300     vii, 150 pages, 14 unnumbered leaves of plates : ǂb illustrations, portraits, color coat of arms ; ǂc 24 cm
 
j

Genealogical tables. Use code j when the term genealogical tablegenealogical tables, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     a j blank character blank character
300     xii, 87 pages : ǂb illustrations, genealogical tables ; ǂc 24 cm
 
k

Forms. Use code k when the term formforms, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     k blank character blank character blank character
300     1 online resource (xxxix, 300 pages) : ǂb forms
 
l

Samples. Use code l when the term samplesamples, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     l blank character blank character blank character
300     1 volume (unpaged) : ǂb color samples ; ǂc 24 x 43 cm
 
m

Phonodisc, phonowire, etc. Use on current records when the following terms, whether singular or plural, or one of their equivalents, are present in field 300: audio cartridge, audio cylinder, audio disc, audio roll, audiocassette, and audiotape reel.

Ills     a m blank character blank character
300     xiii, 364 pages : ǂb illustrations ; ǂc 28 cm + ǂe 2 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
 
o

Photographs. Use code o when the term photographphotographs, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300. If the photographs are of minor importance code a may be used.

Ills     o blank character blank character blank character
300     1 volume : ǂb black and white photographs ; ǂc 10 x 8 cm
 
p

Illuminations. Use code p when the term illuminationilluminations, or one of their equivalents, is present in field 300.

Ills     p blank character blank character blank character
300     124 leaves (1 column, 17 lines) : ǂb vellum, ink, manuscript, illuminations ; ǂc 170 x 122 mm
[Descriptive Cataloging for Rare Materials (Books)]
fill character

No attempt to code. If the fill character is used, all four positions must be coded with the fill character.

Indexing

This fixed field element is not indexed.

This page last revised: August 8, 2019