Level 3--guidelines for assigning LCGFT to belles lettres

Level 3--guidelines for assigning LCGFT to belles lettres

Scope

A genre term describes what the item is rather than what the item is about. Assign a genre term from the LCGFT vocabulary to all belles lettres, that is, creative works such as novels, stories, poetry, plays, etc.

 

Format

MARC field 655 (repeatable); 1st indicator = blank; 2nd indicator = 7; $2 lcgft

 

Examples:

245 00 Antología del Festival Internacional de Poesia.

655 _7 Poetry. $2 lcgft

 

245 10 Apres le deluge : $b roman.

655 _7 Novels. $2 lcgft

 

245 10 Othello.

655 _7 Drama. $2 lcgft

Published: May 26, 2017