Yale University Library Cataloging Documentation

Manuscript Cataloging Guidelines
(revised 2013 March)


Variable Control Fields List
Variable Data Fields List


Introduction
Preparation for cataloging
Bibliographic Record      
MARC Format for Holdings Record    
Item Record
Authority Record

Field Definitions

Variable Control Fields

Variable Data Fields:
0XX
1XX
2XX
3XX
5XX
6XX
7XX
8XX

Appendices

A. Single Manuscript Instructions
B. Preliminary Records
C. 006 Codes
D. Obsolete Fields
E. Local Call Number Sequences
F. Reference Sources
G. Voyager Quick Reference
H. Sample Records

Other Documents

Display Configuration Files for Orbis
Bibliographic Template Save to your workstation and access through Voyager
Mfhd Template Save to your workstation and access through Voyager
Manuscript Cataloging Committee Minutes
Format Integration Memorandum
(3/15/96)


This document maintained by Karen Spicher
Last revised 2/4/2014