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    360 MARC Updates: Vendor Record Information

    • Product: 360 MARC Updates

    What vendor records are available through the 360 MARC Updates service?

    The 360 MARC service uses many sources for MARC records. In addition to records from the Library of Congress, National Library of Medicine and Serials Solutions original records we also make vendor records set available. The following vendor records are available through the 360 MARC Updates service. If you subscribe to any of these resources and wish to have MARC records delivered for them, please be sure they are added into your Client Center profile and have the "Display in 360 MARC Updates" check box selected. You will receive records for your holding in your next update.
    This document was last updated on February 6, 2015. Harvard University Press records will be available in March.

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    Vendor: ACLS Humanities
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of July 2012, book records from ACLS Humanities are loaded in the Knowledgebase. These records are being used to normalize the database ACLS Humanities E-Book. Normalization for this database will be reviewed on a monthly basis. Because of system limitations some titles without ISBN may need to remain unnormalized at this time.

    Vendor: Adam Matthew
    Content: E-books and serials
    Type: Online
    At this time we can provide only limited normalization for the Adam Matthew titles without ISBNs. For now, we can only normalize titles that are both unique and have no editions.

    Normalization will be reviewed as new record sets and databases are made available.

    Vendor: Alexander Street Press
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    At this time we can provide only limited normalization for Alexander Street Press titles without ISBNs. For now, we can only normalize titles that are both unique and have no editions.

    Normalization will be reviewed as new record sets and databases are made available.

    Vendor: American Mathematical Society
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of September 2013, records from American Mathematical Society have been loaded into the MARC database. Normalization began with Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society, and will continue with other databases in the coming months.

    Vendor: Brill
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of December 2013, records from Brill have been loaded into the MARC database. Normalization will focus at first on unnormalized titles, though at this time we may not be able to normalize Brill titles without ISBN.

    Vendor: Cambridge University Press

    Content: E-books

    Type: Online

    As of September 2012, Cambridge University Press records have been loaded into the MARC database. We will be focusing on using these records first for unnormalized titles. The number of Cambridge University Press records available through the MARC service will be small at first but will continue to grow.

    Collection: CRC Press (records from Taylor and Francis)
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online and Neutral
    Normalization for CRC Press is at or near 100 percent for all collections. In addition to the CRC Press vendor records, there are many Library of Congress and National Library of Medicine print records available for this collection. CRC Press records are updated monthly.

    Vendor: Credo

    Content: E-books

    Type: Online

    As of November 2012, Credo records have been loaded into the MARC database. We will be focusing on using these records for unnormalized titles, and will add them as we can to existing authority titles.

    Vendor: DeGruyter
    Content: E-books

    Type: Online

    As of September 2013, DeGruyter records have been loaded into the MARC database. We will be focusing on using these records for unnormalized titles, and will add them as we can to existing authority titles.

    Collection: Early English Books online (EEBO)
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    These records are brief versions of the records provided by ProQuest. If you have paid for the fuller ProQuest version, we advise that you do not opt to receive this version of the EEBO records. The biggest difference between the EEBO brief records and our existing brief records is that the EEBO brief records provide more authoritative contributor-name representation.

    As of March 2012, normalization of Early English Books Tract Supplement and Early English Books I (Pollard and Redgrave, STC I), 1475-1640 have been normalized to the fullest extent possible at this time. Early English Books Thomason Tracts and Early English Books II (Wing, STC II), 1641-1700 will be normalized next. Because of overlap, a few titles in these collections are currently normalized.

    Vendor: Ebrary
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of August 2012, Ebrary records have been loaded into the MARC database. We will be focusing on using these records first for unnormalized titles. The number of Ebrary records available through the MARC service will be small at first but will continue to grow.

    Vendor: Gale
    Content: Serials and E-books
    Type: Online and Neutral
    Gale records are one of our oldest vendor record types. The Gale records may be used to normalize holdings in many collections in our system.
    For information about records for Gale Digital Collections please see Answer 5041.

    Vendor: Harvard University Press
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of March 2015, book records for only the Loeb Classical Library collection by Harvard University Press are being loaded into the Knowledgebase.

    System limitations prevent us from taking full advantage of multi-volume level records. At this time, we can only provide limited normalization for titles that do not belong to a multi-volume set. However, if you subscribe to an unnormalized title that matches a MARC record in our knowledgebase, you may receive a multi-volume level record.

    Vendor: Henry Stewart Talks

    Content: E-books

    Type: Online

    At this time we can provide only limited normalization for Henry Stewart titles without ISBNs. For now, we can only normalize titles that are both unique and have no editions.

    Normalization will be reviewed as new record sets and databases are made available.

    Vendor: Informit

    Content: E-books and Serials

    Type: Online

    As of December 2012, Informit MARC records have been loaded into the MARC database. We will be focusing on using these records first for unnormalized titles, then we will focus on using the records more broadly.

    Vendor: Irish Newspaper Archives

    Content: Serials

    Type: Online

    Records from Irish Newspaper Archives were used to normalize previously unnormalized titles in the database Irish Newspaper Archives. Slight modifications were made to some records. Specifically splitting out records using latest entry cataloging convention into successive entry convention.

    Vendor: Morgan & Claypool
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    Morgan & Claypool records are updated monthly.

    Vendor: NBER
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    Records from NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research) were loading into the MARC database in September 2013. Many titles from this provider do not have ISBN, so not everything can be normalized at this time. Normalization for NBER Technical Working Paper Archive is complete. Other databases will be normalized in the coming months.

    Vendor: OECD
    Content: E-books and Serials
    Type: Online
    As of March 2012, serials records from OECD are newly available through the 360 MARC Updates service. This database is under review for normalization.

    Vendor: Project Muse
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online and Neutral
    As of September 2012, Project Muse records have been loaded into the MARC database. The initial focus will be on adding these records to holdings for which we currently offer only brief records. The number of Project Muse records available through the MARC service will be small at first but will continue to grow.

    Vendor: RAND
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of March 2012, normalization to RAND MARC records is in process. RAND records are updated as new records and RAND announces record updates.

    Vendor: Springer

    Content: E-books

    Type: Online

    As of April 2013, Springer records are being loaded into the MARC database. We will be focusing on using these records for unnormalized titles, and will add them as we can to existing authority titles.

    Vendor: Statistics Canada
    Content: E-books and serials
    Type: Online and Neutral
    As of June 2012 these records are being used to normalize the Statistics Canada databases.

    Vendor: SPIE
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    SPIE records were previously distributed as Serials Solutions records and some are still available as Serials Solutions records. As of March 2012, new SPIE records will be made available as SPIE records only rather than as Serials Solutions records. This will allow for separate prioritization of SPIE and Serials Solutions records. SPIE records are updated monthly.

    Collection: Wright American Fiction (1851-1875) (records from Indiana University)
    Content: E-books
    Type: Online
    As of December 2013, records for the Wright American Fiction collection have been loaded into the MARC database. At this time we can provide only limited normalization for the Wright American Fiction titles without ISBNs. For now, we can only normalize titles that are both unique and have no editions


    • Date Created: 9-Feb-2014
    • Last Edited Date: 6-Feb-2015
    • Old Article Number: 7313
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