ISADNInternational Standard Authority Data Number
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Within this context, retrieval would be greatly enhanced by the use of some numbering mechanism to link the associated authority records created by the various agencies, either the local system record numbers (e.g., the 010 for Library of Congress Authority Records) or an International Standard Authority Data Number (ISADN) for the entity, as was suggested by IFLA in the l970s.
IFLA will review the concept of an International Standard Authority Data Number (ISADN) again within the next five years.
(12.) IFLA Universal Bibliographic control and International MARC core Programme (UBCIM), Working Group on Minimal Level Authority Records and ISADN, "Mandatory Data Elements for Internationally Shared Resource Authority Records" (1998),, accessed 8 September 2000.