Tag of the Month
Need help understanding MARC tags? Turn to Tag of the Month. This helpful resource features a description and working examples of the most commonly used MARC Bibliographic and Authority tags as well as sample MARC records for many types of materials.
The Tag of the Month page also features links to other helpful cataloging resources, including the online version of Understanding MARC Bibliographic: Machine-Readable Cataloging, the definitive book on MARC, co-authored by the Library of Congress and Follett Software.
- Tag of the Month Bibliographic Archives
008 - Fixed Length Data Elements (NR) **UPDATED**
040 - Cataloging Source (NR) **UPDATED**
245 - Title Statement (NR) **NEW**
300 -Physical Description (R) **NEW**
- Tag of the Month Authority Archives
- AudioVisual Materials
Large Print (Book) -- RDA **NEW**
- Cartographic Material
- Continuing Resources
- Electronic Resources
- Main Entry