Field 264 and copyright symbols

The question: "Today and a couple of times prior to today when I'm importing records from other places there are a couple different places that have weird =264 \4 field. The ones I've been encountering look like this: =264 \4$c℗♭2014. "... we can not figure out why they're using the ℗♭ instead of using the © when cataloging a book." The reason why these characters appear in imported record is because other library systems handle special characters like © differently than Evergreen does.  It's necessary for catalogers working with those systems to enter ℗♭ (or rather, some CTRL + ALT+ ??? keyboard combo) when working in their version of MARC Edit, in order to get © to appear in the public display.  But when the record is imported into our system, it displays differently.   The person who asked said that they had been replacing these with a regular © symbol, which is the proper thing to do.  However, it is simply a display character, not part of the MARC tag or indicators -- meaning if you forget to replace  ℗♭ when you see it, it doesn't hurt anything.  It just looks a little weird in the public display. 

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