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Knowledge Organization and Metadata Services

Consists of videos and other webpages explaining the history and functionality of the MARC encoding standard

MARC Bibliographic Basics

MARC Bibliographic Basics, presented by OCLC on December 10, 2018

This brief video introduces the components of a MARC bibliographic record, including a brief history of MARC.  Reviews the important MARC fields and explains the structure of a MARC tag.

MARC Basics

MARC Basics, Southwest Florida Library Network webinar, January 24, 2018, presented by Maurine McCourry, 

This hour-long video provides the history of MARC, the parts of a MARC bibliographic record, a brief description on how to create bibliographic records, and how the records may be displayed to the library user.  The history and background of MARC, starting at 4:04 minutes, is particularly interesting.