[Koha] Adding MARC fields

Joshua M. Ferraro jmf at liblime.com
Thu Mar 15 08:21:41 NZDT 2007

Hi Amy,

----- "Amy Purvis" <apurvis at galened.com> wrote:
> I want to add some different MARC fields that are not part of the
> default to 2.2.6.  Is there a way to do this?
> I already know about the " + " sign to repeat fields that are part of
> the default new biblio record, but I want to know if there's a way, for
> example, to add an 050 field.
Yes, you absolutely can do this. The MARC structure is managed in the
Bibliographic Framework section of Koha's Parameters area. From there,
you can add a new tag, then add subfields to the tag as needed. If the
process is a bit daunting, you might want to check the documentation on


Of course, if you have any questions or need additional help, feel free
to post and we'll do our best to answer.


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