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The Library of Congress > Cataloging, Acquisitions > PCC > CONSER > Cataloging Issues > CONSER Standard Record (CSR) Metadata Application Profiles (MAPs)

The CONSER Standard Record (CSR) was developed with the intention of meeting user needs. The standard emphasizes access points over extensive descriptive detail favoring instead controlled subject and name access points.

RDA-Based CSR MAP [current]

Core elements and Cataloging checklist (2012):

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Guidelines (2011 and earlier):

AACR2-Based CSR MAP [superseded]

The CSR AACR2 MAP below is obsolete and should not be used in current CONSER cataloging. It is archived here for historical interest only. It replaced the previous full, core, and minimal record CONSER element lists.

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