- 8.21.1 Element information
- 8.21.2 RDA definition and scope
- 8.21.31 Title proper of series
- 8.21.32 Subseries
8.21.1 Element information
8.21.2 RDA definition and scope
126.96.36.199 A nomen that is a title that identifies a series to which a manifestation belongs.
8.21.31 Title proper of series
Stereoscopic gems of Utah scenery
The Thurston yellow map series
Master choruses for Lent and Easter
The British School series
Collection de documents historiques
188.8.131.52 If the source bears a series title in more than one language or script, transcribe as the series title the title that is in the language or script of the Title proper. If this criterion does not apply, transcribe the title that appears first in the source. Transcribe the remaining title(s), together with any associated information, as Parallel title of series (see 184.108.40.206).
220.127.116.11 If the series title includes a statement of responsibility or numbering that is grammatically inseparable from other words in the title, transcribe it as part of the title of the series.
Tract no. I of the American Peace Society
G. Woolworth Colton’s series of railroad maps
J. Rutherford’s series of tracts
Oxberry’s new English drama
18.104.22.168 If both a main series and a subseries appear on the resource, record the title of the main series first, followed by the title of the subseries. If the main series and subseries titles do not appear in this position in the source, transpose them as needed and always provide details of the transposition in a Note on series statement (see 22.214.171.124).
Parlour library. Shilling series
Title of series: What every child should know library. The fourth series
Note on series statement: Series title from head of title page; subseries title from endpapers
126.96.36.199 If a phrase such as “new series,” “second series,” etc., appears with an unnumbered series, transcribe the phrase as a subseries title. If the phrase appears with a numbered series, transcribe the phrase as part of Numbering within sequence (see 188.8.131.52).
What every child should know library. The fourth series
(Comment: Series is unnumbered)
Numbering within sequence: Killaly chapbooks ; 2nd series, no. 6
(Comment: Series is numbered; transcribed as part of the Numbering within sequence element)