This field was made obsolete in 2008 to simplify the series area so that all series statements would be entered in the 490 field and all title series added entries in the 830.

Catalogers may, but are not required to, "flip" the 440 to 830 in OCLC when authenticating an existing record.

Related fields, etc.

Series - General Information, 490, 830

440  Series Statement/Added Entry - Title  [Obsolete]  (MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data)

See also:

4XX  Series Statement Fields

Variable Data Fields

Section E.  MARC 21 Format for Serials as Applied Within CONSER

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