Required field

Indicates the agency which created the authority record

$a - the LC code for the cataloguing agency.
$b - the 3-letter code for the language of the cataloguing agency (eng).
$f - the six-letter code for the authority heading conventions used: «unbisn» for Name Authority File*


040 $a NNUN $b eng $f unbisn
[Dag Hammarskjöld Library]

040 $a SzGeBNU $b eng $f unbisn
[UNOG Library]

* «unbisn» is currently the default value for this subfield.
A new code «unbiss» (for UNBIS Series Symbol File) may be considered.

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Last updated: 15 June 2009