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Title:
MARC Code List for Geographic Areas
Format:
Web-based subscription service
Description:
Discontinued print publication.

Available in Cataloger's Desktop. See http://www.loc.gov/cds/desktop/

Contains a list of geographic areas and their associated one- to seven-character codes used in MARC records. Includes separate codes for countries, first order political divisions of some countries, regions, and geographic features. An appendix lists all changes since the 2000 edition.
Included in Cataloger's Desktop

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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).

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