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Arabic NACO Manual

Modern authors What is a modern author?
How to establish a modern author
Modern North African authors
Modern Persian authors writing in Arabic
  046 field Coding dates

Classical authors What is a classical author?
Choice of first element and essential parts of the name
Order of the parts of the name
  3xx fields

Coding information on language, gender, associated places and institutions, occupations, fields of activity, etc.

References Direct order
From patronymic in ism-patronymic headings
Non-standard romanizations
Variant romanizations
Unused surnames
  Miscellaneous Information Sayyid/al-Sayyid
Romanizing surnames derived from place-names
Non-Latin script in authority records

Citing Sources Zirikli
Book in hand
  Examples from the NAF Modern North African authors
667 "not to be confused with"
Date-types for classical authors

Citing Dates How to cite dates from reference sources
Dates in the heading
Dates from book in hand

Other resources

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