790 tag
 
USE OF THIS TAG HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED AS OF 10⁄14⁄05
 
For preliminary cataloging:
 
When validating the bib record, If NO matching heading is found, or if you cannot quickly determine whether the heading is a match, input the heading, surname first, in a 790 tag exactly as it appears on the piece. Use UPPER case only.
 
 
When validating the bib record, If NO matching heading is found, or if you cannot quickly determine whether the heading is a match, input the heading, surname first, in a 1xx (or 7xx, as appropriate) tag exactly as it appears on the piece. Use upper⁄lower case.