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You can submit information to us to add the sources to the source code
list. We would need title, organization responsible, and publication data
including a URL for access if there is one. 

(Maybe this should have gone to the MODS list.)

Rebecca
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On Fri, 21 Jul 2006, a hutt wrote:

> Hi All,
> I'm in the process of mapping a collection of locally created legacy
> metadata into MODS (well, the descriptive metadata is going into
> MODS).  The materials described are all related to the study of
> oceanography and because of this specialization, there are several
> discipline specific authority sources used for subject terms which are
> not listed in the source code list referenced from the MODS guidelines
> (http://www.loc.gov/marc/sourcecode/subject/subjectsource.html).
> 
> For example, the International Hydrographic Organization Limits of
> Oceans and Seas:
> http://ioc.unesco.org/oceanteacher/oceanteacher2/01_GlobOcToday/03_GeopolOc/OceansSeas.htm
> 
> Also less domain specific, but still unlisted, the Alexandria Digital
> Library Gazetteer:
> http://middleware.alexandria.ucsb.edu/client/gaz/adl/index.jsp
> 
> My question is: is there a good (or "less bad") way of referencing
> authority sources that are not included in the MARC source code list?
> 
> Thanks!
> Arwen
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> Arwen Hutt
> Metadata Specialist
> Geisel Library
> University of California, San Diego
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