Controlled Vocabularies: Title Role Authorities

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Term Name: addedtitle

Label:  Added Title 
Description:  An entry, additional to the original release title, by which an item is represented in a catalog, e.g. variant titles.

Term Name: alternatetitle

Label:  Alternate Title 
Description:  Any form of the title used as a substitute or alternative to the formal title of the resource.

Term Name: officialtitle

Label:  Main Title 
Description:  The official name given to the resource.

Term Name: other

Label:  Other 
Description:  Titles that do not fit into any of the other categories on this list.

Term Name: paralleltitle

Label:  Parallel Title 
Description:  The title proper in another language and/or script.

Term Name: serialtitle

Label:  Serial Title 
Description:  A publication in any medium issued in successive parts bearing numerical or chronological designations and intended to be continued indefinitely. Serials include periodicals; newspapers; annuals (reports, yearbooks, etc.); the journals, memoirs, proceedings, transactions, etc., of societies; and numbered monographic series.

Term Name: seriestitle

Label:  Series Title 
Description:  A group of separate items related to one another by the fact that each item bears, in addition to its own title proper, a collective title applying to the group as a whole.

Term Name: sorttitle

Label:  Sort Title 
Description:  This field allows a metadata person to put an alternate title that is only used for sorting and is not presented to the public.

Term Name: uniformtitle

Label:  Uniform Title 
Description:  The uniform title identifies an item if it has appeared under varying titles. It brings together records for items entered under both personal and corporate names and bearing variant titles.