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Appendix E errata

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  • Rule numbering and titles taken from DCRM(B) first printing 
  • Module code in parentheses before rule number indicates location of original text to be changed; module code after description of needed change indicates that the change has been made in that module; module code after plus "n/a" means change has been verified as not applicable to that module
  • Because subsequent printings are based on an entirely new text supplied by BSC but Cataloger's Desktop is updated manually, there is occasionally a discrepancy between print and online that is to be noted and CD to be given the correction
  • Additions to text are shown underlined; deletions are shown struck through
  • Codes:
    • {B, B1}, B2, B3, B4 = Books, first through fourth printings; "not done" indicates that the intended change was inadvertently not made 
    • C = Cartographic
    • G = Graphics
    • M = Music
    • MSS = Manuscripts
    • S = Serials
    • CD = Cataloger's Desktop


Variations requiring a new record

(MSS n/a)


  1. (B)(S) Change uppercase small caps "a" to lower case in chapter title; headers are okay as is. (G) (M, umm don't get this; ah, okay; was already done, which is perhaps why I didn't understand)(C - it just means the word "A" in the title should be small cap not big cap - it is not a big enough word to "deserve" the big cap) (B4)



  1. (B) Change "bibliographic format" to "bibliographical format" to match usage elsewhere in text. (C) (M) (B4)

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