MedMARC

The MedMARC database is collected from specialized bibliographic records from the National Library of Medicine's CATLINE service. It also contains all unique medical records from the Library of Congress, and The National Library of Canada databases. MEDMARC is updated quarterly.

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A Free MARC Inventory and Census Service
Institution: 9988 MedMARC
Profile Type: MARC Leader and Fields
Performed on: Fri, Jun 15, 2018. 6:16:27 AM

Overall Statistics
DescriptionMaximumMinimumAverageTotals
Number of Records---1245297
Characters per Record27732205779970385150
Characters per Field5190435864659851
Fields per Record11681924174194

Record Status (MARC Leader Position 05)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Higher Encoding Levela180.00148980.00
Corrected or Revisedc103565683.1779626366082.06
Newn19073015.3214806601115.26
Correction from Prepublicationp188931.52257291372.65

Record Type (MARC Leader Position 06)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Language Materiala117615694.4586110136088.74
Printed Musicc70.0076330.00
Manuscript Musicd10.0010070.00
Printed Mape910.01748510.01
Projected Mediag460863.70753999977.77
Nonmusical Sound Recordingi35630.2935542440.37
Two Diminsional, Non-Projectionk115770.93192710631.99
Computer Filem35820.2949166420.51
Kitso850.011383210.01
Mixed Materialp1350.014254020.04
Three Dimensional Artifactr210.00323660.00
Manuscript Materialt39930.3251508200.53

Bibliographic Level (MARC Leader Position 07)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Monographic Componenta18920.1514254870.15
Serial Componentb80.0045870.00
Collectionc21750.1719817120.20
Integrating Resourcei8970.0712861590.13
Monograph Itemm113239690.9387580699390.25
Serials1079298.67895687689.23

Control Type (MARC Leader Position 08)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
No Specified Type[blank]123417499.1194630774997.52
Archivala111230.89237659572.45

Character Encoding (MARC Leader Position 09)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
MARC-8[blank]1245297100.0097007370699.97

Encoding Level (MARC Leader Position 17)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Full Level[blank]55165944.3052275312853.87
Full; Unexamined130607024.5815644958916.12
Less Than Full Level2210.00299080.00
Abbreviated Level3168121.3575867150.78
Core Level4884337.10964894369.94
Preliminary Level526740.2122201030.23
Minimal Level727329821.9517751160318.29
Pre-publication859770.4867061380.69
Unknown Levelu70.0047710.00
Not Applicablez10.009230.00
Record DeletedJ30.0039850.00
Less Than Full LevelK200.00164250.00
Non-LC/Non-NLML10.009110.00
Less Than Full LevelM310.00266870.00
Unknown Code[unprintable]2900.022733840.03

Descriptive Cataloging Form (MARC Leader Position 18)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Non ISBD Form[blank]46487037.3326024884526.82
AACR2a62673250.3355270631556.96
ISBD Formi14112311.3315181042215.64
Unknownu125711.0153067050.55
Unknown Code[unprintable]10.0014190.00

Linked Record Requirement (MARC Leader Position 19)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Related Record not Required[blank]1245297100.0097007370699.97

Modified Record (MARC 008 Position 38)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Not modified[blank]121451697.5394692476697.58
Dashed-on Omit.d106840.8670009340.72
Romanizedo192641.55154364641.59
Romanized scriptr7030.065666580.06
Shorteneds810.01872320.01
Missing Charactersx40.0046740.00
No attempt to code|450.00529780.01

Cataloging Source (MARC 008 Position 39)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Library of Congress[blank]115292192.5892415655495.24
National Lib. Med.b140721.1378811290.81
LC Coop. Cat.c230.00238170.00
Other Sourcesd782766.29380060973.92
Unknown Sourceu20.0043070.00
No attempt to code|20.008030.00
Unknown Code[unprintable]10.009990.00

Target Audience (MARC 008 Position 22)
DescriptionMARC CodeRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
Unknown or not spec.[blank]111422389.4784304458186.88
Preschoola140.00211640.00
Primaryb100.00131450.00
Pre-adolescentc210.00245970.00
Adolescentd220.00330050.00
Adulte2860.024501660.05
Specializedf113710.91186783911.92
Generalg2520.023454480.04
Juvenilej4550.043289030.03
No attempt to code|97550.78159586131.64
Unknown Code[unprintable]10.0016490.00

Collection Age (MARC 008 Position 07-10)
DescriptionRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
--- 2010 ---133831.07164054421.69
--- 2009 ---140021.12158299231.63
--- 2008 ---142551.14155869011.61
--- 2007 ---159241.28163044321.68
--- 2006 ---162191.30161147451.66
--- 2005 ---163341.31156849041.62
--- 2004 ---168791.36154540221.59
--- 2003 ---173561.39152718241.57
--- 2002 ---173201.39151401811.56
--- 2001 ---169071.36146999941.51
--- 2000 ---179461.44156526211.61
--- 1999 ---169781.36146845101.51
--- 1998 ---157141.26131927041.36
--- 1997 ---159771.28129784011.34
--- 1996 ---163161.31130577481.35
--- 1995 ---163511.31128813531.33
--- 1994 ---167841.35130256481.34
--- 1993 ---159961.28123026731.27
--- 1992 ---165811.33125848281.30
--- 1991 ---168751.36129770601.34
--- 1990 ---195461.57154112661.59
1980 - 198915885912.7611730083612.09
1970 - 197913110810.53962634139.92
1960 - 19691121309.00662833076.83
1950 - 1959811266.51438782794.52
1940 - 1949472333.79293222973.02
1930 - 1939290692.33175933541.81
1920 - 1929217591.75135089321.39
1910 - 1919221001.77147256381.52
1900 - 1909317162.55237167782.44
1890 - 1899237861.91169073621.74
1880 - 1889217891.75155919721.61
1870 - 1879170911.37120813211.25
1860 - 1869135951.09100862381.04
1850 - 185999870.8070574370.73
1840 - 184985780.6958916910.61
1830 - 183975330.6051115470.53
1820 - 182956700.4638500050.40
1810 - 181941910.3433989200.35
1800 - 180967870.5549966380.51
1790 - 179964740.5245394120.47
1780 - 178960530.4937268650.38
1770 - 177954650.4434094930.35
1760 - 175943270.3526407290.27
1750 - 175942510.3425448420.26
1740 - 174939740.3223641600.24
1730 - 173929730.2418515010.19
1720 - 172929520.2419028610.20
1710 - 171924730.2014639530.15
1700 - 170924520.2015583490.16
1600 - 1699142951.15101607991.05
1500 - 159962870.5060779610.63
1400 - 14996780.0511430760.12
1300 - 13991030.013053720.03
1200 - 1299640.011760650.02
1100 - 1199160.00232100.00
1000 - 10997670.065995730.06
Date Unknown71250.5731331670.32
Pre 10001540.011185350.01
No Date4550.043773710.04
Unknown Code762096.1210914926711.25

Languages (MARC 008 Position 35-37)
DescriptionRecord CountPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
NOT CODED70.0072810.00
ENGLISH70089956.2864395102766.36
FRENCH838406.73486353965.01
GERMAN12784410.27738245587.61
SPANISH444003.57277045252.86
ACHINESE10.0013320.00
ACOLI10.0016650.00
AFRICAANS1250.01736410.01
ALTAIC10.003260.00
AKKADIAN10.009970.00
ALBANIAN1810.01884950.01
AMHARIC130.00170300.00
ARABIC10570.0810689760.11
ARMENIAN730.01358160.00
ASSAMESE10.005290.00
AZTEC10.0012360.00
AZERBAIJANI990.01638460.01
BAMILEKE20.0010640.00
BASHKIR20.0012320.00
BAMBARA10.0013430.00
BALINESE20.0024040.00
BANTU (OTHER)40.0025670.00
BASQUE20.0014760.00
BYELORUSSIAN480.00264630.00
BEMBA30.0040530.00
BANGALI630.01440350.00
BRETON10.0013030.00
BULGARIAN41190.3319581690.20
BURMESE460.00364200.00
CENT. AM. INDIAN70.0047400.00
CATALAN4320.032849390.03
CEBUANO20.0036880.00
CHINESE154811.24126563721.30
CREOLE ENGLISH60.00107570.00
CREOLE FRENCH320.00511810.01
CREE10.0014600.00
CREOLES20.0011200.00
CZECH59780.4830038100.31
DANISH52940.4328054690.29
DUTCH151331.2285506740.88
DAKOTA10.0018230.00
DIVEHI80.00119760.00
DRAVIDIAN10.003430.00
DYULA20.0011590.00
EGYPTIAN10.0010340.00
ELAMITE10.0012730.00
ENGLISH MIDDLE80.0096910.00
ENGLISH,OLD10.006300.00
ESTONIAN3810.031853280.02
EWONDO10.007180.00
FINNISH14140.118197520.08
FRENCH MIDDLE110.00141580.00
FRENCH OLD30.0035270.00
FULAH30.0021190.00
GA10.0015120.00
GANDA40.0073290.00
GERMANIC10.0017610.00
GEORGIAN2200.021056040.01
GERMAN MIDDLE30.0035790.00
GREEK ANCIE550.00734140.01
GREEK10230.085090640.05
GUJARATI520.00231440.00
HAUSA210.00382330.00
HAWAIIAN60.0073380.00
HEBREW2420.022031320.02
HILIGAYNON20.0038430.00
HINDI2490.021708580.02
HMONG10.0012410.00
HUNGARIAN28820.2315470460.16
IGBO70.00128590.00
ICELANDIC960.01811160.01
ILOKO10.0019250.00
INDIC40.0054280.00
INDONESIAN15500.1211592160.12
ITALIAN371102.98205704092.12
JAPANESE344462.77239111992.46
KANNADA280.00158400.00
KAREN10.008310.00
KIRGHIZ50.0030330.00
KOREAN32590.2625463130.26
KRU10.006390.00
LAO90.0069900.00
LATIN395773.18237844562.45
LATVIAN3430.031643440.02
LITHUANIAN6830.053518420.04
LOZI10.004700.00
LUNDA10.005580.00
MACEDONIAN1060.01575580.01
MALAYALAM240.00147760.00
MANDINGO10.009640.00
MAORI20.0034710.00
MARATHI590.00291990.00
MALAY940.01818050.01
MANIPURI20.009950.00
MONGOLIAN730.01668780.01
MULTI. LANGUAGE52490.4233882920.35
MAYAN70.0049940.00
MALTESE140.00233220.00
N. AMER. INDIAN20.0040660.00
NAVAJO10.0019490.00
NEPALI120.00114070.00
NIGER-KORDOFAN90.0084400.00
NORWEGIAN26110.2114197630.15
NYANJA80.00118770.00
NYANKOLE20.0038770.00
NYORO10.004920.00
ORIYA30.0016470.00
OTTOMAN TURK260.00237200.00
PANJABI80.0042390.00
PAPIAMENTO30.0042040.00
PERSIAN7910.067579620.08
PHILIPPINE (OTHER)20.0017520.00
POLISH93150.7550069560.52
PORTUGUESE136541.1091272230.94
PROVENCAL OLD10.008520.00
PUSHTO50.0035230.00
QUECHUA10.006730.00
RAROTONGAN10.0018900.00
RAETO-ROMANCE10.0020360.00
ROMANY20.0012640.00
RUANDA20.0010820.00
ROMANIAN34090.2717339600.18
RUSSIAN602344.84348982003.60
S. AMER. INDIAN10.008840.00
SANSKRIT980.01696350.01
SERBO-CYRILLIC60.0025310.00
SERBO-ROMAN100.0049890.00
SIGN LANGUAGES10.0015370.00
SLOVAK9320.074966800.05
SLOVENIAN5460.043037050.03
SOMALI40.0048920.00
SONGHAI20.009800.00
SONINKE20.0021330.00
SWAHILI920.011443950.01
SWEDISH62440.5033485040.35
TAMASHEK50.0034180.00
TAMIL2590.021692990.02
TELUGU120.0067960.00
TIMNE10.005840.00
THAI7060.065871190.06
TIBETAN2220.022938260.03
TIGRINYA10.0016470.00
TONGA ISLAND10.0019540.00
TURKMEN90.0061890.00
TURKISH11970.109115170.09
UIGUR20.0016260.00
UKRAINIAN16150.1310784440.11
UNDETERMINED37740.3017092530.18
URDU4160.032374020.02
UZBEK370.00225830.00
VIETNAMESE1780.011318810.01
WELSH80.0056220.00
WOLOF10.0021750.00
XHOSA10.0028420.00
YIDDISH90.0062740.00
YORUBA150.00265920.00
ZULU10.005770.00
Unknown Code42290.3424804010.26

Census of MARC Fields Used in the Collection
TagRecords with TagRepeated FieldsMax LengthMin LengthAverage LengthPercent of RecordsFile Space ConsumedPercent of File Space
11245297-201111100.00136982821.41
31167063-44493.7246682520.48
51168964-16161693.87187034241.93
6229591192418181.844154410.04
7184411495372351214.8128654250.30
81245297-404040100.00498118805.13
10326952-18491526.2550442200.52
1522152505407151.783603720.04
16226519534112171.824164680.04
171-3737370.00370.00
1915485-45310171.242668830.03
2045814952453312572036.79197612612.04
2251375-16711244.1312400240.13
241288485010160.10226470.00
252320-4211240.19565630.01
2733-2312180.006180.00
284665284927360.371825920.02
292-1816170.00340.00
3018794-527101.511882160.02
32221-1711150.0235270.00
3325-228150.003900.00
3414115570.001170.00
351245297281839308613100.00211790312.18
362-1919190.00380.00
37312482821777312.519994890.10
401245238-552821100.00269724522.78
4153796-827124.326698080.07
422497681476920.0623298350.24
4332164-567112.583791260.04
441853-685220.15418030.00
45913-388100.0792520.00
461-1717170.00170.00
471-1414140.00140.00
49845-8880.0767600.00
50775471283555206.2316433950.17
5197124717350.0134760.00
5230224790.002950.00
5521191335397180.17647650.01
6012434164788029451799.85307488623.17
6614575-10561.17874880.01
691-1313130.00130.00
703178-359200.26640490.01
72102293155348110.821532740.02
742056359627150.17383240.00
804615737150.009510.00
8268289699445165.4811208670.12
833-5637480.001440.00
8449991656996190.401307590.01
8671522431005200.571493890.02
885642321018190.05152290.00
9051224012240.04127980.00
92265117375170.21478010.00
96439-376200.0492060.00
100702931-13252956.45206049782.12
110100242-2969578.0557145280.59
11137835-3599843.0432150200.33
13011090-3979430.894870340.05
2102232610401448281.796574320.07
22221910312746421.769294810.10
24011716-2895430.945130530.05
24219643-29313501.5810003220.10
2451245297-14596102100.0012757105613.15
2461325183223750854510.6475316440.78
2471213918812590.0195150.00
250212206793951917.0442180680.43
2554817610190.009660.00
2561606-5211240.13391970.00
2574685-489170.38831390.01
26011428521785941454791.77555066185.72
2635168-16880.42413650.00
2649167246164058557.3653405690.55
2699-10221530.004800.00
27019116818990.0019970.00
30012271721886930852498.54300615433.10
3065-1010100.00500.00
31064982-1395135.229022340.09
321655528611086250.532410250.02
336281412172753132822.6081228670.84
33728140719148112622.6073272360.76
33828131623456142722.5976529660.79
340452-162790.0441880.00
34445-5420300.0013870.00
3453-3620280.00840.00
34625-288150.003890.00
34762-7518340.0021470.00
3501009-103690.0896670.00
35195-619122180.01207330.00
36295327266082975287.6534770840.36
38031-4318240.007640.00
386112116180.00370.00
400287-15931730.02212230.00
4105119122329800.414096200.04
41116-126731140.0018310.00
4401352191259460.11631960.01
490305263862634454524.51143769581.48
500469004268682199956137.66451373844.65
50120883342119912871.6818495360.19
5024037564177473.2419310090.20
5031-7070700.00700.00
50430593973353554624.57143255631.48
505597998008200066234.80422531044.35
506138996272131821.1225315320.26
50826115-11068432.1011459430.12
51035794445382426342.8727611870.28
51124942850711440.201109850.01
51328-4217240.006760.00
51516633182193611551.3410179950.10
51631321788390.03125970.00
5188743431213350.703142290.03
520698632197200055565.61400713664.13
52148991247881350.396654220.07
5245702399251090.05628650.01
52522656253919580.181352510.01
5262-5827420.00850.00
530695697208698295.5920812280.21
533742187863194591185.9697423521.00
5343093385201210.02377840.00
535296-1527640.02190140.00
536324433199971960.266439360.07
5381803327018447671.4514088730.15
5402753834626121112.2130632930.32
541184861073978681.4812800420.13
54258733101439680.474263660.04
54414-180231270.0017790.00
545716491999145630.064308500.04
546406371959138433.2617913040.18
54723-653321880.0043290.00
550188377741170151021.5120042110.21
55510261261314730.08758480.01
55611-11632640.007130.00
56111199444926251090.9012700960.13
5626-611262510.0015110.00
563270422154625940.222572570.03
580246454080118417781.9822546180.23
5819-215971570.0014140.00
58348689336347738563.9146889850.48
5841-8484840.00840.00
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586458418161020.0054110.00
58813889736331318691.1214735040.15
5904-13312710.002850.00
5974-12615490.001980.00
5987-13015660.004650.00
6003743557372508353.0115349790.16
6103844833693238453.0918916270.19
6114263316718710.03329130.00
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6482-2421220.00450.00
6501029806132357312963782.70884674669.12
651675733590958355.4324974090.26
653631552197350.512212520.02
6541-2121210.00210.00
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6562-2010150.00300.00
65713-3314190.002480.00
658112416200.00400.00
69033649350.002110.00
6958167417340.008360.00
70045128419200130262836.24182483201.88
7102893577219332365023.24182188571.88
711893539528615860.728070080.08
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75228-529290.008290.00
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76063201169460.0138530.00
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7743410326630.004410.00
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7802965217495465712.3822558650.23
7852607531965477702.0920740680.21
7861-4949490.00490.00
787112130026611870.091249670.01
8005341413426700.04385320.00
810612412519114790.494952260.05
811181-19750980.01178690.00
8302317691481925774918.61122140951.26
843411341191280.006410.00
85076320-75686.136109010.06
8526-5118380.002310.00
8567212257165295485.7937897590.39
8662-4437400.00810.00
8801496654375519023731.2051023450.53
8867521924723530.01156240.00
891244427370.002260.00
9103-7770.00210.00
9112-4545450.00900.00
93612-4612300.003600.00
9381-2121210.00210.00
94740-22680.003570.00
95080715181098390.06922930.01
9513323979450.0025200.00
9532695811260.009400.00
98634641397250.0387860.00
987113881122511390.914522310.05
9881-2323230.00230.00
9906-12770.00470.00
9911-6660.0060.00
992698-7610200.06142790.00
993700-3417210.06153060.00
994710-3211210.06155730.00
995725-3318250.06182670.00
99615-4320230.003500.00
997180321417470.01101330.00
99823-3520270.006370.00
9991590-8770.13113320.00

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