I absolutely agree with Karen on this.
- "What MARC fields does it transform into BIBFRAME fields"
- what are those BIBFRAME fields; and
- where do those BIBFRAME fields fit in the BIBFRAME model
Is there a list of BIBFRAME fields yet (perhaps I missed that announcement)?
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> I did, and I'm in the process of installing what I need. But
> by documentation I think: not just for people running the
> program, but documentation about what the program DOES. What
> MARC fields does it transform into BIBFRAME fields? How are
> those decisions made? What are the goals? The program is the
> HOW but we need the WHAT and the WHY -- not the least because
> it takes longer to install a program and run a bunch of tests
> than to read some documentation. And not everyone CAN install
> the program and run a bunch of tests. And it isn't efficient
> for us all to be installing programs and running tests.