The BISG licenses BISAC to institutions that want to incorporate the
terminology into their "internal systems". I'm not sure what this means
for API access. But an email to the BISG seems the minimum of due diligence.
On 1/21/09 1/21/09 € 9:12 AM, "Ryan Eby" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I was wondering if anyone knows of a good BISAC Subject Headings
> source for looking up a recommended BISAC based on ISBN, LCSH, etc.
> I've found some pages on oclc.org saying they were starting work on
> crosswalks and possibly including them in WorldCat but I haven't seen
> any returned in any WorldCat api calls yet. I've also read that ONIX
> records often have a BISAC code, is there a good source that might
> cover many publishers?