MARC Report 251: Program enhancements
- This version adds support for using terms from the MARC Codelist for Relators in the relator term subfields (for example, 700 $e).
- This validation support is disabled by default; to enable it, go to the RDA page of the options and select Also support MARC Relator terms:
- For a more complete description of our implementation of this validation, visit this page.
You may want to take some time to consider the impact on your local catalog of supporting two (at times complimentary, and at times quite different) sets of relator terms.
This conundrum is complicated at present by the fact that MARC does not yet have a way for the cataloger to specify which vocabulary a relator term is taken from.