Index values and MARC fields in WorldCat.org and WorldCat Local

The following chart shows how WorldCat.org builds index values from the MARC fields listed to get the format/facet. Index values can be used to construct a search to return a certain format/facet.

For example, a search on x0:audiobook results in the following sub-facets: cassette, CD, LP, eAudiobook.

To see only cassettes, the search is x0:audiobook x4:cassette.

FORMAT/FACET

in WorldCat.org
INDEX VALUES MARC RECORD CRITERIA
x0: x4: Leader/06 Leader/07 Field 008 Material Types Other criteria or note
Archival Material Archv   p        
Downloadable Archival Material Archv Digital p       856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Article ArtChap   a, t a      
Chapter ArtChap Chptr         Not in WorldCat*
Downloadable article ArtChap Digital a, t a   mt:url 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Audiobook Audiobook   i, j     mt:nsr  
     CD Audiobook CD i, j     mt:nsr, mt:cda  
     eAudiobook Audiobook Digital i, j   008/23=s mt:nsr 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
     LP Audiobook LP i, j     mt:nsr, mt:lps  
     Cassette Audiobook Cassette i, j     mt:nsr, mt:cas  
Book Book   a, t m, c, d 008/23=s    
     Braille Book Braille a, t m, c, d      
     Continually Updated

     Resource
Book Continuing a, t i      
     eBook Book Digital a, t m, c, d     856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
     Large Print Book LargePrint a, t m, c, d mt:lpt    
     Microform Book Mic a, t m, c, d mt:mic    
     Thesis/Dissertation Book thsis a, t m, c, d mt:deg    
Computer File CompFile   m     Not mt:cgm, mt:imm, mt:ser  
Encylopedia Encyc          

Not in WorldCat*

Game Game   g, k, o, r     mt:phg  
Game   m     mt:cgm  
     Video Game Game Digital m     mt:cgm 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Image Image 2d g, k, o, r     mt:ngr No 856/u is present
Interactive Multimedia IntMM   m     mt:imm  
Internet Resource Web           Not in WorldCat*
     Website Web Ditigal a, t i 008/23=s   856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
     Downloadable Image Web dwn2d         Not in WorldCat*
Journal/Magazine Jrnl   a, t s, b   Not mt:new  
Jrnl   m     mt:ser, not mt:new  
     eJournal/eMagazine Jrnl Digital a, t     Not mt:new 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Jrnl Digital m     mt:ser, not mt:new 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Kit Kit   g, k, o, r     mt:kit  
Map Map   e, f        
     eMap Map Digital e, f   008/29=s not mt:cdc 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Music  Music   i, j     mt:msr  
     CD Music CD i, j     mt:msr: mt:cda  
     eMusic Music Digital i, j   008/23=s mt:msr 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
     LP Music LP i, j        
     Cassette Music Cassette i, j     mt:msr mt:cas  
Musical Score MsScr   c, d        
     Downloadable

     Musical Score
MsScr Digital c, d   008/23=s   856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Newspaper News   a, t s, b   mt:new  
News   m     mt:ser, mt:new  
     eNewspaper News Digital a, t s, b 008/23=s mt:new 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
Object Object   g, k, o, r     mt:art, not mt:phg, mt:toy  
Sound Recording (Other) Snd           Not in WorldCat*
Toy Toy   g, k, o, r     mt:toy  
Video Video   g, k, o, r     mt:vid  
     Bluray Video Bluray g, k, o, r     mt:blu  
     eVideo Video Digital g, k, o, r   008/29=s mt:vid 856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0
     DVD Video DVD g, k, o, r     mt:dvv  
     Film Video Film g, k, o, r     mt:mot  
     VHS Video VHS g, k, o, r     mt:vhs  
Visual material Vis   g, k, o, r     Not mt:vid, mt:ngr, mt:phg, mt:toy  
     Downloadable

     Visual Material



Vis Digital g, k, o, r       856/u is present and indicator 2 = blank or 0

* Used when searching non-OCLC licensed databases

See also: Index labels and examples of an expert search in WorldCat.org and WorldCat Local.