The source code lists linked from
http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/mods-guidance.html on the MODS
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>>> Neil Godfrey <[log in to unmask]> 1/17/2010 9:43:44 PM >>>
Thanks for replying, but no, not what I'm looking for.
On what authority is the literal term "marcorg" itself deemed an
There is, for example, a MARC code list for terms, names and title
I can find no comparable list anywhere that lists the term "marcorg"
2010/1/15 Ray Denenberg, Library of Congress <[log in to unmask]>
> lists "marcorg" and "oclcorg"
> marcorg points you to:
> point to
> *Search the MARC Organization Codes
> (Is this what you're looking for?)
> ----- Original Message -----
> *From:* Neil Godfrey <[log in to unmask]>
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Sent:* Wednesday, January 13, 2010 7:45 PM
> *Subject:* [MODS] seeking an authority source for marcorg
> I am attempting to locate the authority source for the term "marcorg"
> used in the following:
> *Example 1: Institution only*
> <physicalLocation authority=”marcorg”>MH</physicalLocation>
> This "marcorg" apparently refers to:
> Codes for Organizations
> *marcorg - *MARC Code List for Organizations. Online:
> can someone help us with an authority query relating to marcorg,
> Although I see authority=marcorg in several MODS and LCWA
> on the LOC site, I have been unable to locate an authority list that
> includes "marcorg" specifically.
> How can I confirm that "marcorg" is an authority term and where can
> locate this?
> (p.s. this has nothing to do with the marc.org -- mid american
> council -- acronym)
> Many thanks