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700 - Established Heading Linking Entry-Personal Name (R)

MARC 21 Authority - Full
October 2002

First Indicator
Type of personal name entry element
0 - Forename
1 - Surname
3 - Family name

Second Indicator
0 - Library of Congress Subject Headings
1 - LC subject headings for children's literature
2 - Medical Subject Headings
3 - National Agricultural Library subject authority file
4 - Source not specified
5 - Canadian Subject Headings
6 - Répertoire de vedettes-matière
7 - Source specified in subfield $2

Subfield Codes
$a - Personal name (NR)
$b - Numeration (NR)
$c - Titles and other words associated with a name (R)
$d - Dates associated with a name (NR)
$e - Relator term (R)
$f - Date of a work (NR)
$g - Miscellaneous information (NR)
$h - Medium (NR)
$j - Attribution qualifier (R)
$k - Form subheading (R)
$l - Language of a work (NR)
$m - Medium of performance for music (R)
$n - Number of part/section of a work (R)
$o - Arranged statement for music (NR)
$p - Name of part/section of a work (R)
$q - Fuller form of name (NR)
$r - Key for music (NR)
$s - Version (NR)
$t - Title of a work (NR)
$v - Form subdivision (R)
$w - Control subfield (NR)
    /0 - Link display
    /1 - Replacement complexity
$x - General subdivision (R)
$y - Chronological subdivision (R)
$z - Geographic subdivision (R)
$0 - Record control number (R)
$2 - Source of heading or term (NR)
$5 - Institution to which field applies (R)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)


Personal name heading that is equivalent to the heading contained in the 1XX field or the same record. It links headings within a system or from different thesauri or authority files.


Most of the content designators defined for field 700 are the same as those defined for field 100 (Heading-Personal Name), field 400 (See From Tracing-Personal Name), and field 500 (See Also From Tracing-Personal Name). Description, guidelines, and input conventions for shared content designators are given in the X00 Personal Names-General Information section.

Guidelines for applying the second indicator, subfield $w (Control subfield), and subfield $2 (Source of heading or term) in field 700 are given in the 7XX Heading Linking Entries-General Information section.


Equivalent personal names from different thesauri:

008/09 a
[established heading record]
100 1#$aDostoyevsky, Fyodor,$d1821-1881.$tPrestuplenie i nakazenie.$lEnglish
[LC name heading]
700 11$wa$aDostoyevsky, Fyodor,$d1821-1881.$tCrime and punishment
[LC name/title (as subject) heading for children's literature]

Equivalent personal name in a multilingual thesauri:

008/09 a
[established heading record]
100 0#$aAugustine,$cSaint, Bishop of Hippo
[LAC English heading]
700 05$wa$aAugustin,$csaint, évêque d’Hippone.$0(CaOONL)0053A1978F#
[Corresponding LAC French heading]

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