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Title:
MARC Code List for Languages
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 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.
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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