Loading Records Using Data Exchange
Downloading from online site (like Oxford)
Usually you have the option to Save or Open with Marcedit. You save a step or two by opening with MarcEdit.
Output file: click Browse, then name file, save to desktop (usually), and save as type MARC text file (using mrk extension). This will allow you to view records and make changes.
Go to desktop and click icon to open
Tools--Add/Edit fields, etc. ; Edit--Find/replace, etc.
File -- Compile file into MARC. Creates it with mrc extension.
Should be on your desktop now.
Using Millennium Data Exchange
Click Data Exchange icon
Get PC: select desktop; select file. click upload
Accepted suffix: lfts
Highlight file: click Prep
Close. Saves as type lmarc
HIghlight file if not already
Click Load C (load a MARC file slow rate)
Select process: Load records via locally created load profiles