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And since this is a difference between AACR2 and RDA, we are authorized to
update an AACR2 heading which omits "Jr." to the RDA form which includes it.

Stephen

On Mon, Jul 3, 2017 at 2:15 PM, Stephen Hearn <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> According to the 245 $c in OCLC record #98168802 for "Understanding the
> Bible," the author of that book is named as "Louis W. Bookheim, Jr." In
> that case, per RDA 9.2.2.9.5, you should establish him as "Bookheim, Louis
> W., $c Jr."
>
> The title page name of the law librarian on his work is "Louis W.
> Bookheim." We prefer the formal name--"Bookheim, Louis W."
>
> The presence of "Jr." is both required by RDA and sufficient to
> distinguish the two names. "Bookheim, Bill" or "Bookheim, Bill W." becomes
> a 400 variant name for the law librarian.
>
> Stephen
>
>
> On Mon, Jul 3, 2017 at 1:39 PM, Alexis Zirpoli <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> Greetings,
>>
>> I am the NACO coordinator at my library, but I'm newer to this than my
>> co-workers who submit NARs to me for adding to the NAF. Recently someone
>> submitted a NAR to me for Bookheim, Louis W. $c (Law librarian). This Louis
>> W. Bookheim wrote a book under that name, but the book advertisement
>> referred to him as Louis W. (Bill) Bookheim. Research online indicates that
>> he was commonly referred to as Bill.
>>
>> There is another record for Bookheim, Louis W. who appears to be the
>> father of the author for the book in hand (research of the first Bookheim
>> leads me to believe that he is a "Jr."). Hence the need to qualify the more
>> recent NAR for Louis W. Bookheim.
>>
>> I was inclined to establish the name as Bookheim, Bill $q (Louis W.).
>> However, the person who submitted this record to me said that it's not okay
>> to qualify a nickname in $q (it doesn't say this in RDA or MARC formats
>> documentation - I was informed that prior to RDA it was not allowed).
>>
>> I would like to know your collective wisdom on this topic. Which is a
>> better (or more acceptable) construction:
>>
>> Bookheim, Louis W. $c (Law librarian) (with a cross reference to
>> Bookheim, Bill)
>>
>> or
>>
>> Bookheim, Bill $q (Louis W.)
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>> - Alexis
>>
>> --
>> Alexis Zirpoli
>> Cataloging Services Librarian
>> Interim Continuations & Collection Management Services Unit Leader
>> University of Michigan Law Library
>> [log in to unmask]
>> 734-647-1563 <(734)%20647-1563>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Stephen Hearn, Metadata Strategist
> Data Management & Access, University Libraries
> University of Minnesota
> 170A Wilson Library (office)
> 160 Wilson Library (mail)
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> Minneapolis, MN 55455
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>



-- 
Stephen Hearn, Metadata Strategist
Data Management & Access, University Libraries
University of Minnesota
170A Wilson Library (office)
160 Wilson Library (mail)
309 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Ph: 612-625-2328
Fx: 612-625-3428
ORCID:  0000-0002-3590-1242