You may occasionally have physical items that are not books, DVD’s, etc. These are either Kits (multiple pieces, such as puzzles, etc.), or “Realia” – Three-dimensional artifacts or naturally occurring objects. We have cataloging templates for these items.
(Cataloging/Create New MARC Record). Select either “Balsam_Realia” or “Balsam_Kit”.
Enter information as below:
Fixed field “Type” should be “r” (for single items), or “o” for kits.
Sub-field 245h Should be “[Realia]” or “[kit]”
For more information, see the OCLC description of Type.