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711 - Index Term-Meeting Name (R)

MARC 21 Classification - Full
October 2006

First Indicator
Type of meeting name entry element
0 - Inverted name
1 - Jurisdiction name
2 - Name in direct order

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 - Meeting name or jurisdiction name as entry element (NR)
$c - Location of meeting (NR)
$d - Date of meeting or treaty signing (NR)
$e - Subordinate unit (R)
$f - Date of a work (NR)
$g - Miscellaneous information (NR)
$h - Medium (NR)
$i - Explanatory text (R)
$j - Relator term (R)
$k - Form subheading (R)
$l - Language of a work (NR)
$n - Number of part/section/meeting (R)
$p - Name of part/section of a work (R)
$q - Name of meeting following jurisdiction name entry element (NR)
$s - Version (NR)
$t - Title of a work (NR)
$v - Form subdivision (R)
$x - General subdivision (R)
$y - Chronological subdivision (R)
$z - Geographic subdivision (R)
$0 - Record control number (R)
$2 - Source of heading or term (NR)
$3 - Materials specified (NR)
$4 - Relator code (R)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)


Meeting or conference name used as an index term that supplements terms in the MARC 21 record. The name may be referred to in the classification number and caption in field 153 (Classification Number).

Values contained in the second indicator position or the data in subfield $2 (Source of heading or term) identify the subject heading system or thesaurus used by an institution to formulate the meeting name index term. Terms not controlled by a thesaurus or authority file are contained in field 753 (Index Term-Uncontrolled).


Guidelines for applying subfield $i (Explanatory text) and subfield $0 (Record control number) and examples of field 711 are provided in this section. Guidelines for applying the remaining content designators and input conventions are provided in the MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data: field X11 (Meeting Names-General Information) and field 611 (Subject Added Entry-Meeting Name).


$i - Explanatory text
Explanatory text associated with the index term.
$0 - Record control number
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.


084 0#$alcc
[Library of Congress Classification]
153 ##$aGV722.5.P3$hRecreation. Leisure$hSports$hAthletic contests. Sports events$hSpecial contests and events$hInternational$hOther contests and events, A-Z$jPan American Games
711 20$aPan American Games$0(DLC)n##98056381
084 0#$alcc
[Library of Congress Classification]
153 ##$aML410.W2$hLiterature on music$hHistory and criticism$hBiography$hIndividual$hComposers, A-Z$hWagner, Richard, 1813-1883$hBiography and criticism$hCritical works$jBayreuth
711 20$aBayreuther Festspiele.
084 0#$alcc
[Library of Congress Classification]
153 ##$aF592.4$hUnited States local history$hThe West. Trans-Mississippi Region$hBy period$hEarly to 1848$hLewis and Clark Expedition, 1804-1806$jAuthentic history of the expedition. Lewis and Clark journals
711 20$aLewis and Clark Expedition$d(1804-1806)
084 0#$addc$c21
[Dewey Decimal Classification]
153 ##$a940.53141$hGeography, history, and auxiliary disciplines$kHistory of ancient world; of specific continents, countries, localities; of extraterrestrial worlds$kGeneral history of modern world, of extraterrestrial worlds$hGeneral history of Europe. Western Europe$h1918-$hWorld War II, 1939-1945$hSocial, political, economic history$hPolitical, diplomatic, economic results$jConferences and treaties
711 20$aPotsdam Conference$d(1945)


$j - Relator term [NEW, 2006]

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