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    MD Editor Controlled Vocabulary - Subfield showing a Prepopulated List

    • Article Type: Q&A
    • Product: Alma


    In the Metadata Editor the mouse hovered on 245 $$h and got a list of possible candidates (a prepopulated list).
    See attached picture
    Where is it defined? Is it hardcoded / controlled by Ex Libris -- or configurable?


    Alma supports validation of subfield values based on a controlled vocabulary (a list of acceptable values for that subfield).

    The controlled vocabulary is available via Alma Configuration > Resources > Cataloging > Controlled Vocabulary Registry:


    Here you can edit for example the table called “245H-OTB” description “245 h”:


    Category: Metadata editor

    Subject: Vocabulary and Authorities

    • Article last edited: 12/14/2017