[Classweb-users] BR527 ????

Paul G Weiss pwei at loc.gov
Tue Aug 26 09:03:43 EDT 2008

BR527 is a typographical error in the bibliographic record.  The correct class number is BR526.  The record will be corrected.

Paul Weiss
Cataloging Policy and Support Office
Library of Congress

>>> Gene Fieg <gfieg at cst.edu> 8/22/2008 7:02:44 PM >>>
Just brought down a DLC/DLC record from OCLC *180756804 which is classed at
BR527.  There is no BR527 in Classweb.  Does that class exist?  It is not in
the printed version of the BR subclass.  (By the way, we even found one of
consortia members using an OCLC record that had a class of BR526.9.  In any
case, does BR527 exist and if so, what is it?


In any case, the mantra, "if it does not appear to be wrong , use
it,"(Working Group) does not seem to be working.  We used to copycatalog LC
records because we thought we were getting good records.  Now we are
receiving too many records that have more of the "less" and less of the


Gene Fieg


Claremont School of Theology

gfieg at cst.edu 


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