Standard vs modified MARC output

For MARC output via Z39.50, downloading and batch products, Libraries Australia outputs records in standard MARC 21 format with the following differences:

Table: Standard vs modified MARC format
Libraries Australia online Libraries Australia Cataloguing Service  (Cataloguing Client and Web Cataloguing) ‘Modified output’ MARC records via batch products and Z39.50 ports 1822 and 215 Standard output MARC records via downloading and Z39.50 ports 1821 and 210
001 ANBD number—numeric

Output as 001 (12 digits with leading zeros), and

Output as 019 1 blank $a (without leading zeros)

Output as 001 (12 digits with leading zeros)

035 Superseded ABN vocabulary file no.

Output as 035 (8 digits with leading zeros and prefix ‘abv’)

Output as 035 (8 digits with leading zeros and prefix ‘abv’)

042 $aanuc Australian Content Indicator—bibliographic and authority records (Web only)

Not output

Output as 042$aanuc

082 Dewey number—each dewey is in a separate 082 field

Multiple 082 tags with same edition number in $2 are output as one tag Example: 082 $a876.90$a987.9$221

Multiple 082 tags with different edition in $2 are output as separate tags

Each Dewey is in a separate 082 field

091 Local database identifier

Output as 091

Output as 091

098 National Bibliography number

Output as 015

Output as 015

099 Superseded immutable numbers—each 099 is in a separate 099 field

Output as 019 1 blank $z

Multiple 099s are merged into a single 019 tag Example: 019 1 $a1098289$z7886899$z88900

Output as 099 (up to 8 digits without leading zeros)

Multiple 099s are merged into a single field with multiple subfield $a.

850 $a NUC symbol

Output as 984$aNUC symbol

850 $a

850 $b Local system number (previously this information was input in < > in ABN and was output as 984 $c and tag 035)

Output as 035 blank blank $a

850 $b

850 $c Call number data

Output as 984$c

850 $c

850 $e Serial volume numbering

Output as 984$d

850 $e

850 $g Serial dates

Ouput as 984$e

850 $g

850 $h Serial completeness note

Ouput as 984$f

850 $h

850 $k Serial referral note

Output as 984$g

850 $k

850 $x Serials retention and guaranteed subscription note

Output as 984$h

850 $x

856 $u  856 $x Uniform resource locator. Institution specific URL For Electronic Collection Sets only. Output may be customised to include:
  • all non-institution specific URLs (856 $u) or
  • a single institution specific URL (856 $xISD5) or
  • all URLs (856 $u and $xISD5).

856 $u

856 $x

Diacritics (especially some superscripts and subscript characters). In Kinetica the superscripts are entered as 0 and subscripts are entered as 0. There are several exceptions: superscript 2, 3.

Output as the correct hex values for the following MARC21 characters sets:

Code Table 1: Latin
Code Table 2: Greek Symbols
Code Table 3: Subscripts
Code Table 4: Superscripts

Output as the correct hex values for the following MARC21 characters sets:

Code Table 1: Latin
Code Table 2: Greek Symbols
Code Table 3: Subscripts
Code Table 4: Superscripts

Table notes:

MARC field 019 is used to assist with precise matching of records between the ANBD and local library databases, for example, when updating records on the local system with records from the ANBD.