Greek National Bibliography
|Greek National Bibliography
|Web site address
|English: www.nlg.gr/en/node/166 & Greek: www.nlg.gr/el/node/79
|Began 1989 (publication date of printed catalogue 1990)
|1987 to 2008 (bibliographic records of post 2008 items are included in OPAC)
|Digital, printed books, maps, printed music, audio, video, etc.
|General selection criteria
|Includes material printed in Greece.
|Selection criteria for digital resources
So far, we have faced hand-held digital material only. Therefore, we have no special selection criteria for digital resources.
|Exclusions policies applied
|Grey literature, computer games, ephemera, serials.
|Primary organisation responsible for national bibliographic control
|National Library of Greece
|Web site address of national bibliographic agency
|Co-operative structures or relationships supporting the production of the national bibliography
|No co-operative structures or relationships exist in the production of the bibliography. The ISBN/ISSN/ISMN agencies are part of the National Library of Greece.
|Single integrated or multiple categorised bibliographies
|Single national bibliography
|Sources of bibliographic metadata used to produce national bibliography
|Data created in-house and outsourced data creation.
|Relationship to national legal deposit legislation or voluntary deposit arrangements
|There is legal deposit legislation (N. 3149/2003 and N. 4452/17) whereas there are separate arrangements for different categories of material.
|Relationship to national Cataloguing in Publication (CIP) programme
|There is no CIP programme.
|Media & format options
Printed catalogue, CD-ROM.
|Access options to national bibliographic metadata
Web catalogue, Z39.50, OAI-PMH harvesting
|Metadata enhancements offered via online services
|Book jackets, QR code
|Web 2.0 services offered
|Users reviews, user tagging, faceted search
|Frequency of service updates
|No standard frequency
|Target audiences for services
|Libraries, general public
|Uses made of services offered
|Pricing policy for national bibliographic services
|Availability of metadata for re-use
|No licensing arrangements
|Levels of description offered
AACR2 Level 2 and above
|DDC, Controlled Vocabulary of Greek Subject Headings based on LCSH and MESH (compiled or adapted by the National Library of Greece)
|Name authority standards
Name Authority File of the National Library of Greece (NACO is frequently used as a reference source)
|Is NBA affiliated to IFLA SC?
|Date information submitted
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