Field definition and scope:

Field 375 contains information about the gender of a person, including dates applicable.

The National level record requirement for this field is Optional.

Field 375 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 375

Gender

O

R

Indicator:

 

 

 

First

Undefined; contains a blank

M

 

Second

Undefined; contains a blank

M

 

 

 

 

 

Subfield code:

 

 

 

$a

Gender

M

R

$s

Start period

A

NR

$t

End period

A

NR

$u

Uniform Resource Identifier

A

R

$v

Source of information

A

R

$2

Source of term

A

NR

$6

Linkage

A

NR

$8

Field link and sequence number

O

R

Content designator history:

Field 375 - Gender  [new, 2009]

LC Guidelines:

 375  Gender

DCM Z1 Instructions:

 375  Gender

Related MARC fields or documents:

RDA in MARC Authority Data

Source Codes for Vocabularies, Rules, and Schemes:

Gender Code and Term Source Codes

See also:

1XX, 3XX  Headings

Variable Data Fields