This is coming. There is a CC:DA Task Group on Relationship Designators
that is working on recommending many new designators to add to RDA
Appendix K. Many were taken from those used in the Union List of Artist
Names and include a lot of new kinds of relationships between people.
You can see their latest report at
Adam L. Schiff
University of Washington Libraries
Seattle, WA 98195-2900
(206) 685-8782 fax
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On Fri, 22 Feb 2013, Ziegler, Ruth wrote:
> Is there a way to show related personal names or families in our RDA authority records?
> I have a printmaker to establish who apprenticed with a famous printmaker and it would be so nice to have in a field other than the 670.
> Just one of so many possibilities.
> If someone is a member of a famous family, a brother or sister, an expert on a famous artist, musician, etc.
> Is there a way to do this?
> Ruth S. Ziegler
> Authorities/Catalog Management Librarian
> Department of Description & Cataloging
> Florida State University
> Division of Special Collections & Archives
> 711 West Madison Street
> Tallahassee, FL 32306-1005 USA
> Ph.: 850-644-5232
> Fax: 850-645-5671
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