Filing indicator

Filing indicator
Description: Select the number of character positions associated with a definite or indefinite article that are to be ignored in the sorting or filing of the title. If punctuation or special characters precede or follow the article these characters should also be counted in the filing indicator. If the first word of the title is not an article then retain the default filing indicator of '0'.
Default: 0
Title Filing indicator
A report 2
L’enfant 2
An Example 3
The dog 4
"The cat" 5
[The bird] 5
Obligation: Mandatory
MARC tag: 245 ## where first # is the filing indicator