Making Use of MarcEdit

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 10:00 to 16:00

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Hosted by the Mercian Metadata Group, this workshop aims to introduce people to MarcEdit by using commonly encountered examples. Various group members will demonstrate using their own data how they deploy MarcEdit in making their everyday activities easier along with better streamlining their workflows.

More details on the event, including exact timings and an outline of activities will be distributed to registered participants ahead of the meeting. However, to register your interest in attending, please follow the link at the bottom of the page.

Audience: All library staff who catalogue or maintain data collections

Speakers include:

  • Masniza Sore (Northampton University): MarcJoin demonstration (followed by task list) / MarcSplit
  • Richard Birley (Birmingham City University): From Excel to Marc records
  • Sally Rimmer (Derby University): RegEx quick fixes / RDA Helper, Z39.50 searches of your own catalogue
  • Will Peaden (Aston University): Task list demonstration, Classify (linked data)

Exact timings, an agenda, useful links/data examples so that you can follow the presentations and information to join the meeting will be forwarded ahead of the event.

For more information contact Richard Birley (

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