- MARC 21 Specifications for Record Structure, Character Sets, and Exchange Media
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- Discontinued print publication.
Available in Cataloger's Desktop. See http://www.loc.gov/cds/desktop/
Technical information about MARC 21 record structure, character sets, and exchange media. An essential resource if you exchange MARC records on magnetic tape or cartridges, microcomputer diskettes, or via electronic file transfer (FTP) over the Internet.
- Included in Cataloger's Desktop
- Related links:
Introduction to MARC Documentation
Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC) is the standard in library automation. Available in Cataloger's Desktop (http://www.loc.gov/cds/desktop).