Current News

  • MarcEdit 6 update May 26, 2015
    I’ve been working hard on making a few changes to a couple of the MarcEdit internal components to improve the porting work.  To that end, I’ve posted an update that targets improvements to the Deduping and the Merging tools. Updates: Update: Dedup tool — improves the handling of qualified data in the 020, 022, and […]
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  • MarcEdit 6 Update May 7, 2015
    I’ve posted an update.  The change log is below: Enhancement: Dedup Function: Added support for multiple field evaluation.  Enhancement: Dedup Function: Changed default control number field to 001|019$a Enhancement: Merge Function: Added 019 to the evaluation profile Enhancement: Updated the 001, 010$a, 020$a, 022$a, 035$a process so that it utilizes the sam […]
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  • Building a better MarcEdit for Mac users April 12, 2015
    This all started with a conversation over twitter (https://twitter.com/_whitni/status/583603374320410626) about a week ago.  A discussion about why the current version of MarcEdit is so fragile when being run on a Mac.  The short answer has been that MarcEdit utilizes a cross platform toolset when building the UI which works well on Linux and Windows systems […]
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  • MarcEdit 101 Webinar Series April 1, 2015
    The MarcEdit 101 Webinar Series were created over the course of multiple months for the CARLI (http://www.carli.illinois.edu/) consortium in Spring 2015.  In late March 2015, CARLI reached out to me and requested that these webinars be made available to the larger MarcEdit community, so if you find these webinars useful, please reach out and thank […]
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  • MarcEdit 6.0 Update March 18, 2015
    List of changes below: ** Bug Fix: Delimited Text Translator: Constant data, when used on a field that doesn’t exist, is not applied.  This has been corrected.** Bug Fix: Swap Field Function: Swapping control field data (fields below 010) using position + length syntax (example 35:3 to take 3 bytes, starting at position 35) not […]
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