Current News

  • MarcEdit 6 Update February 24, 2015
    A new version of MarcEdit has been made available.  The update includes the following changes: Bug Fix: Export Tab Delimited Records: When working with control data, if a position is requested that doesn’t exist, the process crashes.  This behavior has been changed so that a missing position results in a blank delimited field (as is […]
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  • MarcEdit 6 Update February 3, 2015
    This MarcEdit update includes a couple fixes and an enhancement to one of the new validation components.  Updates include: ** Bug Fix: Task Manager: When selecting the Edit Subfield function, once the delete subfield checkbox is selected and saved, you cannot reopen the task to edit.  This has been corrected.** Bug Fix: Validate ISBNS: When […]
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  • MarcEdit Update – Christmas Edition December 24, 2014
    Happy Christmas! It is my sincere wish that everyone reading this is/has had a wonderful time with family and good friends over the holiday season. This year marks the second year that I’ve been away from my family – my parents, my brothers, my in-laws – all still in Oregon. It’s the hardest time to […]
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  • Working with SPARQL in MarcEdit December 20, 2014
    Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been working on expanding the linking services that MarcEdit can work with in order to create identifiers for controlled terms and headings.  One of the services that I’ve been experimenting with is NLM’s beta SPARQL endpoint for MESH headings.  MESH has always been something that is a bit […]
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  • MarcEdit Automatic Field Translation Plug-in November 29, 2014
    While experimenting with doing automatic language translation using the Microsoft Translation API, I got a couple of questions from users asking if this same process could be applied to doing automatic field translation to create localized searching indexes of subject terms.  The specific use case proposed was the generation of a single 653 that included [.. […]
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