- MARC Code List for Geographic Areas
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- Discontinued print publication. Available free on the Library's MARC web site.
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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Available on the Web
Introduction to MARC Documentation
Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC) is the standard in library automation, forming the backbone of today's automated library systems, networks, and bibliographical utilities. The Library of Congress MARC products set the standard for MARC cataloging documentation. Available in Cataloger's Desktop and free online on the Library's MARC web site, http://www.loc.gov/marc/.