<bibseries> Bibliographic Series

<bibseries> encodes information about the published series in which a book, encoded finding aid, or other published work has appeared. Refers to monographic series only and is not to be used for archival series. It may be used within <bibref>, <titlepage>, and <unittitle>.


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<bibseries> may contain PCDATA as well as <emph>, <extptr>, <lb>, <num>, <ptr>, and <title>.


		<bibseries>Guides to Special Collections in the Music Division of the
		Library of Congress</bibseries>
	<titleproper>Irving Fine Collection</titleproper>
	<head>Selected Bibliography of History of the Harvard University Department of
	<bibref><persname>Morton, Charles</persname>.
		<title>Compendium Physicae</title>.
		<imprint> [<geogname>Boston </geogname>:
		<publisher>Colonial Society of Massachusetts, </publisher>
		<date normal="1940">1940</date>].</imprint>
		<bibseries>Colonial Society of Massachusetts. Publications ;
		<num>v. 33</num>.</bibseries>

EAD tag library entry for <bibseries>.