National Library of France
Some of the bibliographic services and products supplied by the BnF make it possible to download bibliographic and authority records in INTERMARC, i.e., in the format in which the BnF creates its data in the catalogue général de la BnF:
version 9, December 2008
Types of the records in which bibliographic data is supplied :
MON : Autonomous record for a monograph ; ANL : Analytical sub-record ; ENS : Record for a multi-volume monograph ; REC : Record for a collection ; PER : Record for a periodical ; COL : Record for a serie ; HIS : Record for historical information about a serial (mergings, splittings, etc.) ; SPE : Record for a performance.
Types of materials for which bibliographic data is supplied :
IMP: Printed text ; SON: Sound recording ; IA: Moving image ; MM: Multimedia kit ; INF: Electronic resource ; IF: Still image ; CP: cartographic resources ; MUS: Music ; MSM: Modern manuscript and archival item ; OBJ: Object ; SPE: Performance.
Thursday, May 12, 2011
To be notedVersions 2002 of authorities format and bibliographic format are still online.