Information about the .mrc (mrc) file type

This is one of three possibilities that we have on file for the .mrc file extension, follow this link to view all three possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .mrc (mrc) file type.

Machine Readable Cataloging file.

A .mrc file format is an old standard developed in the 1960s for holding and exchanging bibliographic and related information in a machine-readable form.

These files can have the alternative file extension of .marc.

The following link provides further information related to the .mrc file extension:

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .mrc files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .mrc. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.