Hi Bilal,

sounds very interesting but the link does not connect to anything

don't have an immediate need but i work with XSL, MARCXML and would be fun
to experiment


On Tue, Sep 2, 2014 at 4:24 PM, Bilal Khalid <[log in to unmask]>

> Hi Ken,
> Here's a link to an XML mapping of LC call numbers ranges to categories
> that we use in an indexing software. It may be a bit hefty for your needs
> (almost 6000 mappings), but hope it helps!
> Cheers,
> -Bilal
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of
> Ken Irwin
> Sent: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 4:42 PM
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> Subject: [CODE4LIB] library of congress call number subject coding
> Hi folks,
> Does anyone have a handy scheme for coding LC call numbers into just a few
> broad subject areas (e.g. Arts, Humanities, Sciences, Social Sciences) or
> perhaps something only a little more granular than that?
> I'm hoping for a list that will turn 1-3 letter LC classes into subject
> groups, and I'd rather not reinvent the wheel if someone's already got
> something.
> Any leads?
> Thanks
> Ken

Dana Pearson
Metadata and Bibliographic Services for Libraries