MARC: News and Announcements (July 11, 2000)

TECHNICAL NOTICE (July 11, 2000)

Format for Community Information

Format Changes List
Base Text (January 2000)

Network Development and MARC Standards Office
Library of Congress

This section is provided for the lists of format changes that accompany each update to the MARC 21 Format for Community Information. It can also be found in Appendix F of the MARC 21 Format for Community Information .

This edition of the MARC 21 Format for Community Information supersedes the January 1993 base text and update No. 1 (April 1996) to the USMARC Format for Community Information . It includes changes resulting from proposals which were considered by the ALA ALCTS/LITA/RASD Machine-Readable Bibliographic Information Committee (MARBI) at its meetings from 1997 through January 2000 and by the Canadian Committee on MARC (CCM) at its meetings from 1998 through January 2000.

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