MARC Distribution Services
Library of Congress. Cataloging Distribution Service. MARC Distribution Services
MARC (MAchine-Readable Cataloging) is an international standard for the exchange and distribution of cataloging data. The Cataloging Distribution Service offers a wide range of MARC Distribution Services via Internet FTP. Included are records for materials in hundreds of languages with some non-Roman alphabet languages like Chinese, Hebrew, Japanese, Korean, and Yiddish available in original scripts. Offerings include national level cataloging for most English-language imprints. Cataloging from CONSER and NACO participants and from the U.S. Government Printing Office. All bibliographic and authority records are in the MARC Communications format (unless otherwise noted in the service descriptions) and adhere to the standards set by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for the interchange of bibliographic information. For more information and registration/order form, see http://lcweb.loc.gov/cds/mdsftp.html.
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