Formatting holdings statements according to the niso standard z39.71-1999

Marjorie E. Bloss*, Helen E. Gbala, Kevin M. Randall

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Marjorie Bloss and Helen Gbala, members of the committee that created ANSI/NISO Z39.71-1999: Holdings Statements for Bibliographic Items, presented a history of the development of standards for recording bibliographic holdings and gave examples of holdings statements using the new standard and the MARC 21 Format for Holdings Data. Various issues pertaining to the creation of the standard and its use were discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-266
Number of pages6
JournalSerials Librarian
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - Jun 20 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Library and Information Sciences


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