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I've been suggesting for years that LC simply delete all the [language] 
& [language] and Polyglot records. Not only are they being used as 
examples for new records coded RDA(including by LC) but they are often 
updated to reflectonly the translated languages.

Nancy


On 7/17/2018 11:30 AM, Theroux, Manon wrote:
>
> Dear PCC participants,
>
> Catalogers at BIBCO institutions are not required by the PCC to 
> authenticate every bibliographic record they create/update. If a 
> cataloger decides not to authenticate a particular bibliographic 
> record (i.e., the record is not being coded 042 pcc), there is no 
> requirement that the AAPs on that record be supported by name 
> authority records.
>
> In the BIBCO Standard Record (BSR) RDA Metadata Application Profile 
> <http://www.loc.gov/aba/pcc/bibco/documents/PCC-RDA-BSR.pdf>, the 
> phrase “if authenticating” was added to the rows for the 042 field for 
> two reasons. First, to remind BIBCO catalogers not to add 042 pcc to a 
> record if they are not authenticating it. Second, to let catalogers at 
> non-PCC libraries (who might consult the BSR for guidance) know they 
> should not be adding 042 pcc to their records. If anyone finds the BSR 
> language unclear, please feel free to suggest a revision.
>
> Finally, to get back to the original question: NACO libraries should 
> definitely not be creating new authority records with AAPs in the 
> following AACR2-style forms:
>
> [Title]. $l [Language 1] & [Language 2]
>
> [Name]. $t [Title]. $l [Language 1] & [Language 2]
>
> [Title]. $l Polyglot
>
> [Name]. $t [Title]. $l Polyglot
>
> Existing AACR2 NACO records with such forms should be reported for 
> deletion to [log in to unmask] once the cataloger has created/identified the 
> necessary RDA replacement records.
>
> See the following for more information:
>
> Summary of Programmatic Changes to the LC/NACO Authority 
> <http://www.loc.gov/aba/rda/pdf/lcnaf_rdaphase.pdf>File: What LC-PCC 
> RDA Catalogers need to know 
> <http://www.loc.gov/aba/rda/pdf/lcnaf_rdaphase.pdf>(p. 4)
>
> NACO Training, Module 6 
> <http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/courses/naco-RDA/Module%206-Describing%20Works%20and%20Expressions.pptx> 
> (slides 161-162)
> NACO Training, Module 7 
> <http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/courses/naco-RDA/Module%207-Changes%20to%20NARs.pptx> 
> (slides 24-26, 46-47)__
>
> Please let me know if you have any additional questions.
>
> Manon
>
> --
>
> Manon Théroux
>
> Cooperative Cataloging Program Specialist
> Acting BIBCO Coordinator
>
> Library of Congress
>
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