Ciência da Informação
Print version ISSN 0100-1965
RODRIGUES, Márcia Carvalho and TEIXEIRA, Marcelo Votto. Applicability of the fields 490 and 800-830 of the MARC 21 format for bibliographic data. Ci. Inf. [online]. 2010, vol.39, n.3, pp.47-60. ISSN 0100-1965. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0100-19652010000300004.
This text presents the history and evolution of the fields 4XX - Series statement fields of the MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data. Recent change is discussed about the field 440 which was substituted by the fields 490 and 800-830. The application of the fields 490 and 800-830 is illustrated in the bibliographic records by examples mentioning their relation to the norms of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, 2nd edition, describing the impact of this change on bibliographic catalogs.
Keywords : MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data; Series; Cataloging.