Created for librarians new to MARC and for those accustomed to using MARC data, this handbook explains all three types of MARC records, and it gives considerations and specifications for MARC database processing, MARC products, and online systems. Byrne addresses MARC format integration in a separate chapter new to this edition and thoroughly explains the new and changed MARC codes that resulted from MARC format integration. In another new chapter she covers the MARC Format for Community Information.Sears Subject Headings Some libraries use Sears subject headings instead of Library of Congress (LC) subject headings, sometimes because of the belief that Sears headings are simpler and/or more in line with patron needs. Because theanbsp;...
|Author||:||Deborah J. Byrne|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 1998-01|