Correctly code the Lang fixed field
(008/35-37) for music that does not include sung or spoken text and for music that includes only humming, wordless texts, and/or nonsense syllables.
Figure 36 shows temperature-sweep data taken with fixed field
R(E + [E.sup.-1] is the fixed field
of <[sigma]>, and R(i) that of <[tau]>).
length means that dbase reserves the full predetermined field length within each field, regardless of the number of characters actually entered.
Field 007, the Physical Description Fixed Field
, contains coded information about the physical characteristics of an item.
The fixed field
structure works well for most data, but there are times when you need to include variablelength text as part of the record.
1 include new data elements (tags, indicators, subfield codes, and fixed field
elements) that were incorporated into the format to accommodate nonserial holdings statements as a result of the approval of the National Information Standards Organization's Holdings Statements for Non-Serial Items (Z39.57).
"Save Format gives you the opportunity to save your data in either Comma Delimited or Fixed Field