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ERIC Number: EJ661406
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0737-8831
From MARC to MARC 21 and Beyond: Some Reflections on MARC and the Arabic Language.
Khurshid, Zahiruddin
Library Hi Tech, v20 n3 p370-77 2002
Reviews major developments in the MAchine-Readable Cataloging (MARC) format renamed MARC 21 for the twenty-first century, including a description of metadata schemes and cross-walks. Offers an assessment of how well MARC works for Arabic script materials; describes the degree to which MARC is used in Saudi Arabia; and considers prospects for the use of XML versions of MARC in the Arab world. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Saudi Arabia