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6XX - Subject Access Fields

MARC 21 LITE Bibliographic
April 2008

Fields 600-65X (with the exception of field 653 that is used for uncontrolled index terms) contain subject headings or access terms that provide additional access to a bibliographic record through a heading or term that is constructed according to established subject cataloging or thesaurus-building principles and guidelines. The standard list or authority file used is identified by the MARC source code contained in subfield $2 that is used in conjunction with value 7.

600 - Subject Added Entry--Personal Name (R)
610 - Subject Added Entry--Corporate Name (R)
611 - Subject Added Entry--Meeting Name (R)
630 - Subject Added Entry--Uniform Title (R)
650 - Subject Added Entry--Topical Term (R)
651 - Subject Added Entry--Geographic Name (R)
653 - Index Term--Uncontrolled (R)
655 - Index Term--Genre/Form (R)

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