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Guidelines for Recording Holdings: Supplements

  • Record all supplements at Level 4.

Supplements That Do Not Carry the Enumeration and/or Chronology of the Basic Bibliographic Unit

  • Unnumbered Supplements

     

    • Record these supplements using the name of unit enclosed in quotation marks.

       

      867 41 |81|a"Supplement"
      
      867 41 |81|a"Erganzung"
  • Independently Numbered Supplements

     

    • Record these supplements using the independent numbering scheme on the publication. Note: These guidelines apply to supplements that are not cataloged separately.
      867 41 |81|ano.2(1991)-no.3(1992)
                

Supplements That Do Carry the Enumeration and/or Chronology for the Basic Bibliographic Unit

  • Record these supplements as subsequent-order designators. If the language of the piece is English, use the abbreviation suppl. For other languages, use the supplementary term or its abbreviation.

     

    867 41 |81|av.16:suppl.1(1977:June 1)
    
    867 41 |81|av.31:suppl.(1995)
    
    867 41 |81|aBd.1:Beiheft(1960/1961)

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