[Out of date publication. Revised version of Area 0 was issued in the ISBD consolidated edition, 2011. See Full ISBD Examples for use.]

Area 0: Content Form and Media Type Area is an amendment to the International Standard Bibliographic Description (ISBD).  This new area of the bibliographic description takes the place of the general material designation (GMD) in area 1.  It is being issued with a set of examples.  Area 0 will be incorporated into the consolidated ISBD for its next revision in 2010.

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