It can be found at
Look near the bottom of the page for links to the codes as RDF, N-triples,
On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 6:38 PM, Stephen Hearn <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Have you looked at id.loc.gov? One of its vocabularies defines URLs
> for each of the MARC geographic area codes.
> On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 4:44 PM, Jonathan Rochkind <[log in to unmask]>
> > Can anyone remind me if there's a machine readable copy of the MARC
> > geographic codes available at any persistent URL?
> > They're in HTML at http://www.loc.gov/marc/geoareas/gacs_code.html . I
> > actually had a script that automatically downloaded from there and
> > the HTML -- but sometime since I wrote the script, the HTML structure on
> > page changed and it broke.
> > (I kind of thought that was unlikely since that HTML page itself was
> > generated -- but I guess they changed the software that generated it.
> > Certainly I knew that scraping HTML was a bad thing to rely on... which
> > why I hope LC provides this in some format less likely to change?)
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