Guidlines for Recording Holdings: Name of Unit

  • Name of unit is used primarily for non-serial units. Examples include a part of a kit, accompanying material, or a supplement.


  • Name of unit consists of the bibliographic title of the unit, or a briefer supplied title that describes it.


  • Enclose the name of unit in quotation marks. For mulitpart supplements or accompanying material, follow the name of unit with the extent of unit.


    1 Indian drum + 1 feather headband + 3 wampum + "Teacher's guide"
    3 disks
    "User's guide"
    1 v.
    "Activity guide"
    1 v.
    "Index to place names" v.1-2


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