1.2.10 Genre/form of content of work

[type of data: composed data—controlled terms (non-literal typed); repeatable]

Indicate the genre/form of the content contained in the work using the most specific term or terms from the following list, if possible. If none of these terms apply, compose a term or terms to describe the content. Use either the singular or the plural form, depending on whether or not the work consists of more than one or not. For example, use flash cards for a set of flash cards, and encyclopedia for a work consisting of a single encyclopedia. Terms from 1.2.9 and 1.2.10 can be combined into phrases.

See also: Examples for 1.2.9 and 1.2.10.

abstract/summary
activity card
album
anthem
anthology
art original
art original graphic
art original three-dimensional form
art video
autobiography
ballad
bibliography
biography
bluegrass music
blues
ballet
cantata
calendar
canon and round
canzona
card game
carol
catalog
chaconne
chance composition
chanson, polyphonic
chant
chart
chorale
chorale prelude
collage
comedy
comic strip
computer game
concerto
concerto grosso
conference publication
country music
dance
dance form
database
dictionary
diorama
directory
discography
drama
drawing
encyclopedia
equipment
essay
festschrift
fiction
film
filmography
flash card
folktale
fugue
folk music
fantasia
game
gospel music
government publication
handbook
humor, satire, etc.
hymn
icon
index
instruction
interview
jazz
journal/periodical
language instruction
law report and digest
lecture
legal article
legal case and case notes
legislation
letters
lithograph
memoir
model
monographic series
multimedia
musical revue and comedy
madrigal
minuet
motet
motion picture music
march
mass
multiple forms
mazurka
news
newspaper
nocturne
non-fiction
notturni
novel
opera
oral history
oratorio
overture
painting
passacaglia
passion music
part-song
patent document
pavan
photograph
picture
playing card
poetry
polonaise
popular music
portfolio
postcard
poster
prelude
print
program music
programmed text
puzzle
radio program
radiograph
ragtime music
reference work
rehearsal
religious text
review
ricercar
rhapsody
requiem
rock music
rondo
serial
short story
sketchbook
speech
square dance music
song
sonata
standards/specifications
statistics
study and exercise
suite
survey of literature in a subject area
symphonic poem
symphony
technical drawing
technical report
television program
thesis
three-dimensional form
toccata
toy
treaty
trio-sonata
updating loose-leaf
variation
wall chart
waltz
web site

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