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150 Product form
Used with <ProductForm> <b012>
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150 00 Undefined
150 AA Audio
Audio recording – detail unspecified
150 AB Audio cassette
Audio cassette (analogue)
150 AC CD-Audio
Audio compact disc: use for ‘Red book’ discs (conventional audio CD) and SACD, and use coding in <ProductFormDetail> to specify the format, if required
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150 AD DAT
Digital audio tape cassette
150 AE Audio disc
Audio disc (excluding CD-Audio): use for ‘Yellow book’ (CD-Rom-style) discs, including for example mp3 CDs, and use coding in <ProductFormDetail> to specify the format of the data on the disc
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150 AF Audio tape
Audio tape (analogue open reel tape)
150 AG MiniDisc
Sony MiniDisc format
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150 AH CD-Extra
Audio compact disc with part CD-ROM content, also termed CD-Plus or Enhanced-CD: use for ‘Blue book’ and ‘Yellow/Red book’ two-session discs
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150 AI DVD Audio 2
150 AJ Downloadable audio file
Digital audio recording downloadable to the purchaser’s own device(s)
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150 AK Pre-recorded digital audio player
For example, Playaway audiobook and player: use coding in <ProductFormDetail> to specify the recording format, if required
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150 AL Pre-recorded SD card
For example, Audiofy audiobook chip
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150 AM LP
Vinyl disc (analogue).
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150 AN Downloadable and online audio file
Digital audio recording available both by download to the purchaser’s own device(s) and by online (eg streamed) access
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150 AO Online audio file
Digital audio recording available online (eg streamed), not downloadable to the purchaser’s own device(s)
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150 AZ Other audio format
Other audio format not specified by AB to AM
150 BA Book
Book – detail unspecified
150 BB Hardback
Hardback or cased book
150 BC Paperback / softback
Paperback or other softback book
150 BD Loose-leaf
Loose-leaf book
150 BE Spiral bound
Spiral, comb or coil bound book
150 BF Pamphlet
Pamphlet, stapled; use for German ‘geheftet’. Includes low-extent wire-stitched books bound without a distinct spine (eg many comic books)
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150 BG Leather / fine binding
Use <ProductFormDetail> to provide additional description
150 BH Board book
Child’s book with all pages printed on board
150 BI Rag book
Child’s book with all pages printed on textile
150 BJ Bath book
Child’s book printed on waterproof material
150 BK Novelty book
A book whose novelty consists wholly or partly in a format which cannot be described by any other available code – a ‘conventional’ format code is always to be preferred; one or more Product Form Detail codes, eg from the B2nn group, should be used whenever possible to provide additional description
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150 BL Slide bound
Slide bound book
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150 BM Big book
Extra-large format for teaching etc; this format and terminology may be specifically UK; required as a top-level differentiator
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150 BN Part-work (fascículo)
A part-work issued with its own ISBN and intended to be collected and bound into a complete book
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150 BO Fold-out book or chart
Concertina-folded booklet or chart, designed to fold to pocket or regular page size, and usually bound within distinct board or card covers: use for German ‘Leporello’
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150 BP Foam book
A children’s book whose cover and pages are made of foam
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150 BZ Other book format
Other book format or binding not specified by BB to BP
150 CA Sheet map
Sheet map – detail unspecified
150 CB Sheet map, folded
150 CC Sheet map, flat
150 CD Sheet map, rolled
See <ProductPackaging> and Codelist 80 for ‘rolled in tube’
150 CE Globe
Globe or planisphere
150 CZ Other cartographic
Other cartographic format not specified by CB to CE
150 DA Digital (on physical carrier)
Digital content delivered on a physical carrier (detail unspecified)
150 DB CD-ROM
150 DC CD-I
CD interactive: use for ‘Green book’ discs
150 DE Game cartridge
150 DF Diskette
AKA ‘floppy disc’
150 DI DVD-ROM 2
150 DJ Secure Digital (SD) Memory Card 6
150 DK Compact Flash Memory Card 6
150 DL Memory Stick Memory Card 6
150 DM USB Flash Drive 6
150 DN Double-sided CD/DVD
Double-sided disc, one side Audio CD/CD-ROM, other side DVD
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150 DZ Other digital carrier
Other carrier of digital content not specified by DB to DN
150 EA Digital (delivered electronically)
Digital content delivered electronically (delivery method unspecified)
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150 EB Digital download and online
Digital content available both by download and by online access
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150 EC Digital online
Digital content accessed online only
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150 ED Digital download
Digital content delivered by download only
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150 FA Film or transparency
Film or transparency – detail unspecified
150 FC Slides
Photographic transparencies mounted for projection
150 FD OHP transparencies
Transparencies for overhead projector
150 FE Filmstrip
Photographic transparencies, unmounted but cut into short multi-frame strips
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150 FF Film
Continuous movie film as opposed to filmstrip
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150 FZ Other film or transparency format
Other film or transparency format not specified by FB to FF
150 LA Digital product license
Digital product license (delivery method not encoded)
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150 LB Digital product license key
Digital product license delivered through the retail supply chain as a physical ‘key’, typically a card or booklet containing a code enabling the purchaser to download the associated product
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150 LC Digital product license code
Digital product license delivered by email or other electronic distribution, typically providing a code enabling the purchaser to activate, upgrade or extend the license supplied with the associated product
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150 MA Microform
Microform – detail unspecified
150 MB Microfiche
150 MC Microfilm
Roll microfilm
150 MZ Other microform
Other microform not specified by MB or MC
150 PA Miscellaneous print
Miscellaneous printed material – detail unspecified
150 PB Address book
May use <ProductFormDetail> codes P201 to P204 to specify binding
150 PC Calendar
150 PD Cards
Cards, flash cards (eg for teaching reading)
150 PE Copymasters
Copymasters, photocopiable sheets
150 PF Diary
May use <ProductFormDetail> codes P201 to P204 to specify binding
150 PG Frieze
Narrow strip-shaped printed sheet used mostly for education or children’s products (eg depicting alphabet, number line, procession of illustrated characters etc). Usually intended for horizontal display
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150 PH Kit
Parts for post-purchase assembly
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150 PI Sheet music
150 PJ Postcard book or pack
150 PK Poster
Poster for retail sale – see also XF
150 PL Record book
Record book (eg ‘birthday book’, ‘baby book’): binding unspecified; may use <ProductFormDetail> codes P201 to P204 to specify binding
150 PM Wallet or folder
Wallet or folder (containing loose sheets etc): it is preferable to code the contents and treat ‘wallet’ as packaging in <ProductPackaging> with Codelist 80, but if this is not possible the product as a whole may be coded as a ‘wallet’
150 PN Pictures or photographs
150 PO Wallchart
150 PP Stickers 2
150 PQ Plate (lámina)
A book-sized (as opposed to poster-sized) sheet, usually in color or high quality print
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150 PR Notebook / blank book
A book with all pages blank for the buyer’s own use; may use <ProductFormDetail> codes P201 to P204 to specify binding
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150 PS Organizer
May use <ProductFormDetail> codes P201 to P204 to specify binding
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150 PT Bookmark 8
150 PU Leaflet
Folded but unbound
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150 PZ Other printed item
Other printed item not specified by PB to PQ
150 SA Multiple-component retail product
Presentation unspecified: format of product components must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 SB Multiple-component retail product, boxed
Format of product components must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 SC Multiple-component retail product, slip-cased
Format of product components must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 SD Multiple-component retail product, shrink-wrapped
Format of product components must be given in <ProductPart>. Use code XL for a shrink-wrapped pack for trade supply, where the retail items it contains are intended for sale individually
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150 SE Multiple-component retail product, loose
Format of product components must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 SF Multiple-component retail product, part(s) enclosed
Multiple component product where subsidiary product part(s) is/are supplied as enclosures to the primary part, eg a book with a CD packaged in a sleeve glued within the back cover. Format of product components must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 VA Video
Video – detail unspecified
150 VF Videodisc
eg Laserdisc
150 VI DVD video
DVD video: specify TV standard in <ProductFormDetail>
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150 VJ VHS video
VHS videotape: specify TV standard in <ProductFormDetail>
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150 VK Betamax video
Betamax videotape: specify TV standard in <ProductFormDetail>
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150 VL VCD
VideoCD
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150 VM SVCD
Super VideoCD
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150 VN HD DVD
High definition DVD disc, Toshiba HD DVD format
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150 VO Blu-ray
High definition DVD disc, Sony Blu-ray format
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150 VP UMD Video
Sony Universal Media disc
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150 VQ CBHD
China Blue High-Definition, derivative of HD-DVD
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150 VZ Other video format
Other video format not specified by VB to VQ
150 XA Trade-only material
Trade-only material (unspecified)
150 XB Dumpbin – empty
150 XC Dumpbin – filled
Dumpbin with contents. ISBN (where applicable) and format of contained items must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 XD Counterpack – empty
150 XE Counterpack – filled
Counterpack with contents. ISBN (where applicable) and format of contained items must be given in <ProductPart>
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150 XF Poster, promotional
Promotional poster for display, not for sale – see also PK
150 XG Shelf strip
150 XH Window piece
Promotional piece for shop window display
150 XI Streamer
150 XJ Spinner
150 XK Large book display
Large scale facsimile of book for promotional display
150 XL Shrink-wrapped pack
A quantity pack with its own product code, usually for trade supply only: the retail items it contains are intended for sale individually. ISBN (where applicable) and format of contained items must be given in <ProductPart>. For products or product bundles supplied individually shrink-wrapped for retail sale, use code SD
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150 XM Boxed pack
A quantity pack with its own product code, usually for trade supply only: the retail items it contains are intended for sale individually. ISBN (where applicable) and format of contained items must be given in <ProductPart>. For products or product bundles boxed individually for retail sale, use code SB
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150 XZ Other point of sale
Other point of sale material not specified by XB to XL
150 ZA General merchandise
General merchandise – unspecified
150 ZB Doll
150 ZC Soft toy
Soft or plush toy
150 ZD Toy
150 ZE Game
Board game, or other game (except computer game: see DE and other D* codes)
150 ZF T-shirt
150 ZG E-book reader
Dedicated e-book reading device, typically with mono screen
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150 ZH Tablet computer
General purpose tablet computer, typically with color screen
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150 ZI Audiobook player
Dedicated audiobook player device, typically including book-related features like bookmarking
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150 ZJ Jigsaw 25
150 ZK Mug
For example, branded, promotional or tie-in drinking mug, cup etc
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150 ZL Tote bag
For example, branded, promotional or tie-in bag
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150 ZM Tableware
For example, branded, promotional or tie-in plates, bowls etc (note for mugs and cups, use code ZK)
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150 ZN Umbrella
For example, branded, promotional or tie-in umbrella
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150 ZY Other apparel
Other apparel items not specified by ZB to ZJ, including branded, promotional or tie-in scarves, caps, aprons etc
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150 ZZ Other merchandise
Other merchandise not specified by ZB to ZY

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