4A1.    Use the series area only when cataloging a single item that bears a series title.

4A2.    Punctuation

For instructions on the use of spaces before and after prescribed punctuation, see 0D.

Precede the series area by period, dash (. -- ).

Enclose each series statement in parentheses.

Precede a parallel series title by an equal sign ( = ).

Precede the numbering within a series or subseries by a semicolon ( ; ).

Precede the title of a subseries by period, space (. ).

4A3.    Sources of Information

Take information recorded in the series area from the chief source of information as outlined in 0B1.1.

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4.  Series Area