MARC 773 Host Item Entry
|This article is currently a draft.|
MARC field 773 in the Bibliographic format contains information identifying the target of a vertical relationship, for example, the host volume for a journal article when the article is cataloged separately. Originally intended to allow users to find the published volume that contains the component described in the record, MARC field 773 has come to be used by special collections libraries for copy-specific purposes as well, for example linking record for items in a collection to the parent record for the collection, and linking records for individual items in an extra-illustrated volume to the record for the parent volume.
This field is repeatable.
Basic use and searching
- [Brief instructions]
- [indicate whether the field is searchable in Hamnet drop-downs, or only in the staff module and Command Line search]
1st indicator – [label]
<use left space to enumerate>
2nd indicator – [label]
ǂa ǂb ǂc ǂ
Policy and formulation
- [URL MARC Bibliographic format 773]
- [URL OCLC MARC Bibliographic 773]