Character position definition and scope:

This character position is undefined for Maps.  It contains a blank or fill character.

Record requirements for National-level and Minimal-level records:  Optional.

Content designator history:

008/30  Narrative text  [obsolete, 1997]  [CAN/MARC only]:  The defined codes were:  0 (No text present), 1 (Text on cartographic item), and 2 (Text accompanies cartographic item).

See also:

006 and 008:  Maps

006 and 008:  Cross Reference Tables by Type of Material

006/01-17:  Character Positions by Type of Material

006  Fixed-Length Data Elements - Additional Material Characteristics

008/00-39:  Character Positions by Type of Material

008  Fixed-Length Data Elements