The second edition of Understanding MARC
Authority Records is
now available from the Library of Congress.
Understanding MARC Authority Records introduces the MARC 21 authority format to librarians and students who are not familiar with MARC 21 authority records. Although it shares the same structural organization with its companion, Understanding MARC Bibliographic, Understanding MARC Authority Records includes comprehensive information and descriptions of MARC 21 authority records, along with many useful examples and a bibliography for further reading.
Understanding MARC Authority Records (ISBN 0-8444-1113-2) is available for:
1-24 copies -- $5 each
Packs of 25 -- $60 per pack
Boxes of 100 -- $100 per box
It is available from:
Library of Congress
Cataloging Distribution Service (CDS)
Customer Services Section
Washington, DC 20541-4912
This publication will be available online later in 2004.
July 27, 2004