Field definition and scope:

Field 373 contains information about a group, institution, association, etc., that is associated with the entity in the 1XX.  This can also be a group with which a person is or has been affiliated, including dates of affiliation.

Field 373 is repeated if the person has multiple affiliations for different time periods.

The National level record requirement for this field is Optional.

Field 373 is repeatable.

Guidelines for applying content designators:

For indicator and subfield code definitions and examples, National level (NLR) record requirements, and designator repeatability, see table below:

Position

Description

NLR

Repeatability

Field 373

Associated Group

O

R

Indicator:

 

 

 

First

Undefined; contains a blank

M

 

Second

Undefined; contains a blank

M

 

 

 

 

 

Subfield code:

 

 

 

$a

Associated group

M

R

$s

Start period

A

NR

$t

End period

A

NR

$u

Uniform Resource Identifier

A

R

$v

Source of information

A

R

$0

Authority record control number or standard number

A

R

$2

Source of term

A

NR

$6

Linkage

A

NR

$8

Field link and sequence number

O

R

Content designator history:

Field 373 - Affiliation  [new, 2009]

Field 373 - Associated Group  [renamed, 2011] [redefined, 2011]:  Prior to 2011, field 373 was named Affiliation.

Subfield $a - Associated group  [renamed, 2011] [redefined, 2011]:  Prior to 2011, subfield $a was named Affiliation.

LC Guidelines:

 373  Associated Group

DCM Z1 Instructions:

 373  Associated Group

Related MARC fields or documents:

RDA in MARC Authority Data

Source Codes for Vocabularies, Rules, and Schemes:

Name and Title Authority Source Codes

See also:

1XX, 3XX  Headings

Variable Data Fields