Title Biblioteca Nacional d’Andorra
Web site address https://www.cultura.ad/biblioteca-nacional
Start date

1998 was the first year we have published our National Bibliography

Period covered The earliest publication that is included in our National Bibliography is from 1997 (we never published a retrospective National Bibliography although our catalog includes books since 1522)
Current size 49.657 records
Media covered Digital, printed books, serials, maps, printed music, audio, video, grey literature.
General selection criteria Includes “national” material created throughout the world
Selection criteria for digital resources Formats and publication types
Exclusions policies applied
Primary organisation responsible for national bibliographic control National Library
Web site address of national bibliographic agency https://www.cultura.ad/biblioteca-nacional
Co-operative structures or relationships supporting the production of the national bibliography Not actually, but with the new law of legal depot, we will receive the support of the national archives.
Single integrated or multiple categorised bibliographies A single national bibliography covers all publications.
Sources of bibliographic metadata used to produce national bibliography Data created in-house.
Relationship to national legal deposit legislation or voluntary deposit arrangements Yes, it is.
Relationship to national Cataloguing in Publication (CIP) programme We don’t have Cataloguing in Publication (CIP) programme.
Form of publication used for the national bibliography PDF online.
Access options to national bibliographic metadata It is possible to access through our general catalog.
Online access options Z39.50
Formats & media available for delivery of record sets from the national bibliography MARC21
Metadata enhancements offered via online services Book jackets/covers and links to full text.
Web 2.0 services offered User reviews and user ratings
Frequency of service updates Daily.
Target audiences for services Public libraries, researchers and publishers.
Uses made of  services offered Interlibrary loans.
Pricing policy for national bibliographic services All of our national bibliographic services are free, for the benefit of all the community related to the publish and edition world.
Under what conditions may the metadata be re-used for other products? Public domain.
Metadata formtas MARC21
Cataloguing rules or code RDA, ISBD
Levels of description offered Full

Subject standards

Metadata formtas MARC21
Classification UDC
Subject heading scheme or thesaurus Lenoti, Lemac, LCSH, BnF autorités
Name authority standards or Name authority file
Is NBA a member of the Bibliography Section Yes
Data information submitted March 29, 2023
Information supplied by Júlia Fernández, library director.
Contact email bncultura.gov@andorra.ad