Summaries or abstracts in languages other than English may be recorded in tag 529, when annotations are required for bibliographic listings of selected UN documents in languages other than English.

For example, annotations in French are recorded in tag 529 for selected UN documents (other than UN resolutions and statements of the President of the Security Council ) included in the French version of the Kosovo webpage of DHL's Documents Alert on UNBISnet.

The following subfields are used in tag 529:

    $7 - a 3-letter code for the language of summary note;
    $a - natural-language text of the summary;
    $9 - product code for summary note.
The English version of the summary or abstract should be recorded in tag 520.

Summaries of UN resolutions and statements of the President of the Security Council should be recorded in tag 995 (English).


245 10 $a Letter dated 2003/07/24 from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council
520 $a Reports the Secretary-General's intention to appoint Harri Holkieri (Finland) as his Special Representative and Head of UN Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo.
529 $7 fre $a Rend compte de l'intention du Secrétaire général de nommer Harri Holkieri (Finlande) Représentant spécial et chef de la Mission d'administration intérimaire des Nations Unies au Kosovo.
$9 KOS

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