First indicator - Note controller

0  Display note

1  Do not display note

Second indicator - Display constant controller

#  Issued with

8  No display constant generated

Subfield codes:

a  Main entry heading (NR)

b  Edition (NR)

c  Qualifying information (NR)  [Pre-AACR2]

d  Place, publisher, and date of publication (NR)

g  Related parts (R)

h  Physical description (NR)

i   Relationship information (R)

k  Series data for related item (R)

m Material-specific details (NR)

n  Note (R)

o  Other item identifier (R)

s  Uniform title (NR)

t   Title (NR)

w  Record control number (R)

x  International Standard Serial Number (NR)

y  CODEN designation (NR)

4  Relationship code (R)

6  Linkage (NR)

7  Control subfield (NR)  [Not used]

Character position 0 - Type of main entry heading

Character position 1 - Form of name

Character position 2 - Type of record

Character position 3 - Bibliographic level

8  Field link and sequence number (R)

NOTE:  See MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data (777 Issued With Entry) for code definitions not given below.


Field 777 contains entries for separately cataloged serials that are issued with or included in the serial being cataloged.  This field is not to be used for "bound with" notes that reflect local binding practices, or for analytical (contents) relationships.

Display constant

Issued with:

Linking relationships

There is no other linking field paired with field 777.  When linking related titles each should be tagged as a 777 field.

Record being cataloged:

245 04 The drug, the nurse, the patient.

580 ## Vols. for 1962-<1966> include alternate biennial revisions of: Current drug handbook, ISSN 0070-1939, also issued separately.

730 0# Current drug handbook.

777 1# $t Current drug handbook $g 1962- $x 0070-1939 $w (DLC)  58006390

Related record:

245 00 Current drug handbook.

580 ## Alternate biennial revisions for 1962/64-<1966/68> also included in: The drug, the nurse, the patient.

777 1# $t Drug, the nurse, the patient $w (DLC)  66015620

NOTE:  When an added entry is required for the other title, the title is repeated in field 700, 710, 711, or 730, as appropriate.

First indicator - Note controller

The first indicator determines the note display.  When a note is input in field 580, set the first indicator to value "1."  When the note is to be generated from the link, set the first indicator to value "0."

245 00 End papers.

580 ## Carries also the numbering of Spokesman and includes separate section:  The London bulletin, no. 47-

730 0# London bulletin.

777 1# $t London bulletin $w (OCoLC)3828659

Second indicator - Display constant controller

The second indicator determines whether the display constant is generated or whether text added in subfield $i is intended to be displayed with the other data in the field.  When adding text to subfield $i to display with the field, set the second indicator to "8."


The most common subfields are (in input order):  $a, $s, $t, $g, $x, $w.  For a description of subfields defined for this field, see Linking Entry Fields - General Information.

Related fields, etc.

580, Linking Entry Fields - General Information

777 Issued With Entry  (MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data)

See also:

76X-78X  Linking Entry Fields

Variable Data Fields

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

CONSER Editing Guide:  Contents