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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Cataloging Services: Holding Records

Acquisitions & Cataloging Services

Item Records

When a serial is marked by chronology that includes months and/or seasons, abbreviations (for months) or text (for seasons) are used in the item records

Months & Seasons in Item Records

      Month              Item Records      
January Jan.
February Feb.
March Mar.
April Apr.
May May
June June
July July
August Aug.
      September       Sept.
October Oct.
November Nov.
December Dec.


          Season                  Item Records      
Spring Spring
Summer Summer
Autumn/Fall Autumn
Winter Winter