This appendix contains MARC geographic area code changes approved for MARC Code List for Geographic Areas since the 2006 edition.  (The information below was excerpted from http://www.loc.gov/marc/geoareas/gacschg.html.)

NEW CODES

New Code

Geographic Area Name

Previously Coded

Date Added to Code List

e-kv

Kosovo

e-rb

April 7, 2008

e-rb

Serbia

e-yu

April 7, 2008

e-mo

Montenegro

e-yu

April 7, 2008

f-sd

South Sudan

f-sj

August 15, 2011

nwsc

Saint-Barthélemy

nwgp

December 6, 2011

nwsn

Sint Maarten

nwgp

December 6, 2011

CHANGED CODE CAPTIONS

MARC Code

Old Geographic Area Name

New Geographic Area Name

Change Date

a-em

East Timor

Timor-Leste

December 8, 2011

lncv

Cape Verde

Cabo Verde

May 15, 2014

e-bn

Bosnia and Hercegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

February 13, 2015

See also:

Appendix A:  Changes to the Code List

MARC Code List for Geographic Areas:  Contents