First indicator - Type of corporate name entry element

0  Inverted name  [Pre-AACR2]

1  Jurisdiction name

2  Name in direct order

Second indicator:

#  Undefined


a  Corporate name or jurisdiction name as entry element (NR)

b  Subordinate unit (R)

c  Location of meeting (R)

d  Date of meeting or treaty signing (R)

e  Relator term (R)

f   Date of a work (NR)

g  Miscellaneous information (R)

h  Medium (NR)  [Not used]

k  Form subheading (R)

l   Language of a work (NR)

m Medium of performance for music (R)

n  Number of part/section/meeting (R)

o  Arranged statement for music (NR)

p  Name of part/section of a work (R)

r   Key for music (NR)

s  Version (NR)

t   Title of a work (NR)

u  Affiliation (NR)

v  Volume/sequential designation (NR)

w Bibliographic record control number (R)

x  International Standard Serial Number (NR)

0  Authority record control number or standard number (R)

3  Materials specified (NR)

4  Relator code (R)

5  Institution to which field applies (R)

6  Linkage (NR)

7  Control subfield (NR)

Character position 0 - Type of record

Character position 1 - Bibliographic level

8  Field link and sequence number (R)

NOTE:  See MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data (810 Series Added Entry - Corporate Name) for code definitions not given below.


Field 810 contains added entries for series entered under corporate name.

Display constant

The word Series: may be generated on output preceding the information given in this field.

First indicator - Type of corporate name entry element

For instructions on the use of the first indicator, see Headings - General Information.


For serials, the most commonly used subfields are:  $a, $b, $t, $v.  For descriptions of subfields defined for this field, see Headings - General Information.  For instructions on the use of subfield $v, see field 490.

490 1# Department of the Treasury document

810 1# United States. $b Dept. of the Treasury. $t Department of the Treasury document.

490 1# House report

810 1# United States. $b Congress. $b House. $t Report.

490 1# State of New York legislative document

810 1# New York (State). $b Legislature. $t Legislative document.

490 1# Official records / United Nations Economic and Social Council

810 2# United Nations. $b Economic and Social Council. $t Official records.

490 1# Treaty series

810 1# Great Britain. $t Treaties, etc. (Treaty series)

Reminder:  Per MARC 21 Bibliographic, initial articles occurring at the beginning of the title and/or part of a name/title added entry (i.e., 610, 710, 810) are omitted.  (See also Headings - General Information, Editing instructions).

Related fields, etc.

Headings - General Information, 110, Series - General Information, 490

810 Series Added Entry - Corporate Name  (MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data)

See also:

800-840  Series Added Entry Fields

Variable Data Fields

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

CONSER Editing Guide:  Contents