Music Cataloging at Yale ♪ Preferred titles
Note: this page was created with music cataloging in mind.
|(6.4) Date of work|
|Use in conjunction with MARC 046 field (Special coded dates).|
|Date of work is the earliest date associated with a work.
It may be the date:
° the work was created
° the work was first published or released.
|(22.214.171.124) Sources of information|
|Take information on date of work from any source.|
|(126.96.36.199) Recording date of work|
Record the date of the work in terms of the calendar preferred by the agency creating the data.
Best practices for music cataloging: If giving date of work as a component of an access point (i.e., to distinguish two works with the same preferred title), routinely also give date of work in an 046 ‡k (and ‡l as appropriate). For other works, give date of work separately in a an 046 ‡k (and ‡l as appropriate) if readily ascertainable.
|(6.5) Place of origin of the work|
|Use in conjunction with MARC 370 field (Associated place).|
|Place of origin of the work is the country or other territorial jurisdiction from which a work originated.|
|(188.8.131.52) Sources of information|
|Take information on place of origin of the work from any source.|
|(184.108.40.206) Recording place of origin of the work|
Record the place of origin as a separate element, as part of an access point, or as both.
Best practices for music cataloging: In authority records for works, give place of origin of the work in 370 ‡g if readily ascertainable. Give country or local place within a country, as appropriate.