LC Guidelines:  678  Biographical or Historical Data

NACO:

Field 678 may be supplied in name authority records in the LC/NACO Authority File.

Do not use subfields:  $6 or $8

SACO:

Do not use this field.


LC:

NAMES/SERIES:

Field 678 may be supplied in name authority records in the LC/NACO Authority File.

The 678 field was previously used as originally defined to preserve useful biographical/historical information pertaining to the 1XX heading when manual NARs and SARs were converted to machine-readable form.  Value blank was used in the first indicator position.  Subfields $b, $u, $6, $8 were not used.

Do not use subfields:  $6 or $8

SUBJECTS:

Do not use this field.

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