Gale Virtual Reference Library MARC


About eBook MARC records

  • How do I recognize the MARC records in my downloaded eBook archives?
    You will recognize your MARC records by their file extension: ".mrc".

  • Are the MARC records available on support.gale.com?
    Yes, MARC records are available at https://support.gale.com/marc. Your archival download will also contain MARC records, however these MARC records do not contain an 856 link.

  • Who provides the MARC records?
    Gale provides the MARC records as a service to its customers.

  • Are there URLs in the MARC records?
    Yes. When you download the MARC records from gale.com, we include a link in the MARC 856 field. A URL from the MARC record links the user directly into that eBook on Gale Virtual Reference Library. 


Contact Us

  • Who should I contact for more information?
    Contact Gale Technical Support via email at gale.technicalsupport@cengage.com or via phone: 1-800-877-4253 Option 4. Customers outside of the U.S. and Canada, please contact our International Technical Support via email at globaltech@gale.com