Descriptive Cataloging Manual Section Z1 and
LC Guidelines Supplement to MARC 21 Format for Authority Data
The Policy and Standards Division has made available a comprehensive version of the Descriptive Cataloging Manual (DCM) Z1 (updated February 2014) and the LC Guidelines Supplement to the MARC 21 Format for Authortiy Data (updated April 2013) at the links below.
Note to NACO participants: DCM Z1 includes an appendix with instructions specific to Library of Congress staff that may be exluded when printing.
Electronic versions of both documents are also available through Cataloger’s Desktop.