Below is a list of articles and helpful information about cataloging.
Enterprise does NOT recognize that the second index coding in these entries indicates that these are Juvenile books. In Enterprise [...]
Limit your search to English records: Look for Library of Congress or Program for Cooperative Cataloging logos in the search [...]
Once you have imported a record from OCLC and added your item information. Is there anything else you need to do? [...]
Cataloging items in a series can seem complicated, but this information should help make it easier. It will also improve [...]
After your record is imported from OCLC always take a look at the record again and make sure it matches [...]
Looking for an online tool that defines the MARC fields and includes new information about the RDA Core fields? Then [...]
OCLC have developed a list of alternative resources for those of us who rely on the Library of Congress. Be [...]
In the MARC Editor there are four options under the "View" tab at the top of the screen that will display descriptions of [...]
Several libraries create short order records when they order items through acquisitions to allow patrons to place holds before the items [...]
The 6xx fields contain various subfields that help patrons find items using keyword and subject searches. The examples below show [...]
The MARC 505 field is used to describe the contents and the MARC 520 is used for a summary of [...]
Combining Records with the same Format For more Experienced Catalogers We are making a lot of changes to improve the [...]
Field 245 consists of the title proper(a), the general material designation (gmd)(h), remainder of title(b), and the statement(s) of responsibility(c). The [...]
Whenever you withdraw an item that is the last item on a bib, ALWAYS delete that BIB record as well.
Foreign Titles - Parallel title that is contained in subfield $b of field 245. Parallel title is a title in [...]