Field definition and scope:

Field 033 contains the formatted date/time and/or coded place of creation, capture, or broadcast associated with an event.  Such information includes the date/time and/or place of recording, filming, execution, broadcast or, in the case of a naturally occurring object, of finding.  The information recorded in this field may also be recorded in note form in field 518 (Date/Time and Place of an Event Note).

The National level record requirement for this field is Optional.

Field 033 is repeatable.

Guidelines for applying content designators:

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

Position

Description

NLR

MLR

Repeatability

Field 033

Date/Time and Place of an Event

O

O

R

Indicator:

 

 

 

 

First

Type of date in subfield $a

M

 

 

#

No date information

A

 

 

0

Single date

A

 

 

1

Multiple single dates

A

 

 

2

Range of dates

A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second

Type of event

M

 

 

#

No information provided

A

 

 

0

Capture

A

 

 

1

Broadcast

A

 

 

2

Finding

A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Subfield code:

 

 

 

 

$a

Formatted date/time

A

O

R

$b

Geographic classification area code

A

O

R

$c

Geographic classification subarea code

A

O

R

$p

Place of event

A

O

R

$0

Authority record control number or standard number

O

O

R

$2

Source of term

 

 

R

$3

Materials specified

O

O

NR

$6

Linkage

A

O

NR

$8

Field link and sequence number

O

O

R

Input conventions:

Field repeatability

Punctuation

Content designator history:

Second Indicator - Type of event  [defined]:  In 1989, the second indicator was given its present definition.  Records created prior to this change may contain a # (blank) meaning undefined.

Subfield $p - Place of event  [new, 2010]

Subfield $0 - Authority record control number  [new, 2010]

Subfield $2 - Source of term  [new, 2010]

Related MARC fields or documents:

052  Geographic Classification

518  Date/Time and Place of an Event Note

880  Alternate Graphic Representation

RDA in MARC Bibliographic Data

Geographic Cutters

Library of Congress Classification--Class G

Source Codes for Vocabularies, Rules, and Schemes:

Subject Heading and Term Source Codes

See also:

0XX  Numbers and Codes

Variable Data Fields