TECHNICAL NOTICE (September 15, 2016)
Additions to Source Codes for Vocabularies, Rules, and Schemes

Network Development and MARC Standards Office Library of Congress

The source codes listed below have been recently approved. The codes will be
added to the applicable Source Codes for Vocabularies, Rules, and Schemes
lists. See the specific source code lists for current usage in MARC fields
and MODS/MADS elements.

The codes should not be used in exchange records until 60 days after the
date of this notice to provide implementers time to include newly-defined
codes in any validation tables.

Access Restriction Term Source Codes
The following source codes have been added to the Access Restriction Term
Source Codes list for usage in appropriate fields and elements.

Additions:
cc - Creative Commons
rs - Rights Statements

MARC Authentication Action Code List
The following source code has been added to the MARC Authentication Action
Code List list for usage in appropriate fields and elements.

Addition:
ukblproject - British Library project
Code ukblproject signifies that the British Library has entered metadata in
accordance with a template or script which was machine transformed to MARC.
Name headings and subject headings correspond to NACO and FAST respectively.

Gender Code and Term Source Codes
The following source codes have been added to the Gender Code and Term
Source Codes list for usage in appropriate fields and elements.

Additions: 
homoit - Homosaurus : an International Thesaurus of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual
and Transgender Index Terms (Worcester, Mass.: College of the Holy Cross)

mesh - Medical subject headings (Bethesda, MD: National Library of
Medicine)
Note: This code was previously defined for use in Subject Heading and Term
Source Codes and Subject Category Code Source Codes. Usage has been expanded
to Standard Identifier Source Codes.

Standard Identifier Source Codes
The following source codes have been added to the Standard Identifier Source
Codes list for usage in appropriate fields and elements.

Additions:
oxforddnb - Oxford Biography Index
spotify - Spotify

Subject Heading and Term Source Codes
The following source code has been added to the Subject Heading and Term
Source Codes list for usage in appropriate fields and elements.

Addition:
pleiades - Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places

The Library of Congress, Network Development and MARC Standards Office
provides information about existing and newly assigned MARC codes on its Web
site (www.loc.gov/marc/) as well as notices such as these to subscribers to
its MARC listserv

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