The following discussion papers are available for review by the MARC
community. They will be discussed at the Midwinter 2006 ALA meetings in
San Antonio.

Discussion Paper 2006-DP01: Recording geographic coordinates in the
MARC 21 Authority Format

Discussion Paper 2006-DP02: Addition of coded value to 008 for content
alerts in the MARC 21 Bibliographic format

Discussion Paper 2006-DP03: Incorporation of Former Headings into MARC 21
Authority Records

Discussion Paper 2006-DP05: Indicating coverage dates for indexes in the
MARC 21 Holdings Format

There will be one more discussion paper that will be posted shortly.

See agenda for discussion times at:

Network Development & MARC Standards Office
Library of Congress