RBMS Controlled Vocabularies: Relationship Designators

Alphabetical List

Welcome to Relationship Designators for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloging

To view a term record, click on its first letter from the list below.

Relationship designators allow the relationship between a person, family, or corporate body and a resource to be specified in a catalog record. In MARC records they are most commonly used in 100, 110, 700, or 710 fields.

More information about relationship designators, as well as approved MARC codes for these and other terms, are also available.

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