Vietnamese National Bibliography

Title Vietnamese National Bibliography
Web site address
Start date Began 2009
Period covered -
Current size 30,391 records
Media covered Printed books or serials, maps, printed music, audio, video
General selection criteria Material printed and the others
Selection criteria for digital resources -
Exclusions policies applied -
Primary organisation responsible for national bibliographic control National Library of Vietnam
Web site address of national bibliographic agency
Co-operative structures or  relationships supporting the production of the national bibliography National
Single integrated or multiple categorised bibliographies National bibliography covers all copyright deposit publications and exchange with overseas libraries
Sources of bibliographic metadata used to produce national bibliography Data created in-house
Relationship to national legal deposit legislation or voluntary deposit arrangements Materials received by the National Library of Vietnam under legal deposit
Relationship to national Cataloguing in Publication (CIP) programme CIP is a programme by the NLV. Pre publication records included in national bibliography
Media & format options Printed catalogue, PDF
Access options to national bibliographic metadata Web catalogue
Metadata enhancements offered via online services /
Web 2.0 services offered /
Frequency of service updates About 25 page views per day, nearly 800 page views per month
Target audiences for services Academic/public libraries, members of the public
Uses made of  services offered Notification of publications
Pricing policy for national bibliographic services Free without cost recovery
Availability of metadata for re-use All national bibliographic metadata released into the public domain without restriction
Metadata formats MARC21
Cataloguing code  -
Levels of description offered ISBD
Subject standards DDC
Name authority standards -
Is NBA affiliated to IFLA SC? -
Date information submitted 8/10/2010
Information supplied by Kieu Thuy Nga – Head of the Cataloguing Division – NationalLibrary of VN


Bibliography, national bibliographies

Last update: 5 October 2012