Field 110 is used for non-UN publications only.
For UN documents, see guidelines for tag
When a corporate body is identified as responsible for a work, the authority-controlled name as
found in the UNBIS Name Authority Files is entered in 110 $a.
If an UNBIS authority record for a corporate name does not exist, a new authority record is
Corporate names may be names of organizations and their subsidiary bodies and divisions,
offices, projects and programmes; institutions, associations, centres, etc. Names of States
or governments and their subsidiary departments and agencies are corporate names (but see
below on names of countries as subjects).
A corporate name is used as a main entry in a bibliographic record for works that fall into
the following categories:
For certain types of serials, such as annual reports, however, the main entry is always the title,
and the corporate name associated with the publication is recorded in tag
- those of an administrative nature dealing with the corporate body itself
- some legal or governmental works, such as laws, constitutions and treaties (the name
of the corporate body is followed by a uniform title enclosed in square brackets)
- those that record the collective thought of the body (reports, etc.)
- those that record the collective activity, such as meetings, of the body.
When there is more than one corporate body identified with a work, the name of the
first body is recorded in tag 110 and the names of up to two additional corporate bodies in tag
For works about a corporate body, tag
610 is used.
Note, however, that names of countries as subjects are not 610 corporate subjects but
650 topical geographic subjects.
110 2 _ $a Amnesty International
245 1 3 $a La peine de mort /
$c Amnesty International
110 1 _ $a United States. National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmosphere
245 1 4 $a The need for a national plan of scientific exploration for the exclusive economic zone /
$c National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmosphere
110 1 _ $a Russian Federation. [Laws, etc.]
245 1 0 $a Criminal Code of the Russian Federation /
$c translated by William E. Butler ; introduction by William E. Butler and Maryann E. Gashi-Butler
110 2 _ $a Federation of ASEAN Economic Associations. Conference (15th : 1990 : Singapore)
245 1 0 $a Income distribution in ASEAN