Introduction to MarcEdit

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Course Details
Course Type: 
Topic Area: 
Target Audience: 
Any staff involved with cataloging or metadata
Course Description

Do you want to do more with your MARC records? Are you looking for an easy way to add or delete fields, split a batch of records into several groups, or extract particular fields to create a report? This class will walk you through how to do all of these tasks and more, starting with the basics of how to download and install the free MarcEdit software.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Learn how to download and install the MarcEdit software
  • Understand MarcEdit's batch-editing capabilities
  • Determine ways MarcEdit can be useful in your daily library work


Homework Expectations
  • Course requirements: attend live online sessions or view recordings; complete one homework assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
Instructor or (972) 340-2829