Use this section in conjunction with the following sources:
- RDA and LC-PCC PS: 16 (GPO follows all LC-PCC PSs)
- AACR2, chapter 23
- LCRIs, chapters 23 (GPO followed all LCRIs)
- MARC 21 Format for Authority Data: relevant fields
- DCM Z1: relevant fields (Always consult and follow, unless instructed otherwise)
For field specific data, utilize as appropriate, the following examples of name authority records for places:
043 - Geographic Area Code
451 - See From Tracing
When adding a qualifier to a variant access point, generally add the same qualifier in the 151.
670 - Source Data Found
For American Indian tribes of the United States, follow the guidance in: Name Authorities, Policy Overview. In addition, when citing a source for a tribe, also use the document Indian Entities Recognized and Eligible To Receive Services From the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Cite this resource as BIA Indian Entities.
781 - Subdivision Linking Entry-Geographic Area Code