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Glossary of Information Governance Terms

MACHINE-READABLE CATALOGING FORMAT (MARC)
  1. Context:
    Metadata


    Definition:
    A set of standardized data structures for describing bibliographic materials that facilitates cooperative cataloging and data exchange in bibliographic information systems. http://www.loc.gov/marc/.


    Example:


    Source:
    Introduction to Metadata, 2nd Edition, Getty Research Institute