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Title:
MARC Code List for Languages
Publication Date:
2007
Format:
Print
Description:
Discontinued print publication. Available free on the Library's MARC web site.

Contains a list of languages and their associated three-character alphabetic codes that allow for the designation of the language or languages in MARC records. Replaces the 2003 edition. Includes all valid code and code assignments.
Pagination:
1v.
Weight:
2 pounds
Included in Cataloger's Desktop

Related links:
Available on the Web

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