The first form (date in $f) is an AAP for an Expression.  The second form (parenthetical date in $k) is an AAP for a Work.


                                                                                Steve McDonald

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From: Program for Cooperative Cataloging <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Wilson, Pete
Sent: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 1:01 PM
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Subject: [PCCLIST] Qualifiers for "Selections"


Hi all,


I got curious about something and looked through the NAF a little at name-title headings that include “Selections.”


I was surprised at how many recently created authorities use this form:


Wilson, Pete. $t Works. $k Selections. $f 2019


rather than:


Wilson, Pete. $t Works. $k Selections (2019)       


I thought the question of whether to qualify with an $f subfield or just enclose the qualifier in parentheses in the $k had been fully decided, or as fully as such questions can ever be decided.  Is that correct, or is there still a live difference of opinion among the “experts?”




Pete Wilson

Vanderbilt University