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I saw that the previous Louis W. Bookheim was a Jr. Are you suggesting that
I change the first Louis W. Bookheim's record to include the Jr. qualifier?
That's how I'm reading your suggestion. Thanks!

On Mon, Jul 3, 2017 at 3:10 PM, CHRISTOPHER WALKER <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> One of the bib records in OCLC may offer you another solution:
>
> Understanding the Bible : ǂb you can without cant / ǂc by Louis W.
> Bookheim, Jr.
>
>
> Christopher H. Walker
> Serials Cataloging Librarian
>
> 126 Paterno Library
> The Pennsylvania State University
> University Park, PA 16802-1812
> (814) 865-4212
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> *From: *"Alexis Zirpoli" <[log in to unmask]>
> *To: *[log in to unmask]
> *Sent: *Monday, July 3, 2017 2:39:19 PM
> *Subject: *[PCCLIST] Personal name authority question - preferred name
> for another Bookheim, Louis W.
>
> 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
>
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> Alexis Zirpoli
> Cataloging Services Librarian
> Interim Continuations & Collection Management Services Unit Leader
> University of Michigan Law Library
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> 734-647-1563 <(734)%20647-1563>
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Cataloging Services Librarian
Interim Continuations & Collection Management Services Unit Leader
University of Michigan Law Library
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