SRU Responses will include a number of fields that are useful for setting the context of the result set, and result navigation:
Other response elements differ, depending on the requested bibliographic record format and the service level requested.
For Dublin Core responses, these elements are useful:
Those who favor the MARC XML response may already have stylesheets available that can transform the MARC record into their preferred format. We're providing a response in the Library of Congress' MARC 21 XML format (), and there are a variety of existing transformation programs and stylesheets available for converting this data format.
The records use OCLC’s Bibliographic formats (http://www.oclc.org/bibformats/en/about/default.shtm) based on the Bibliographic standards based on the Library of Congress National Level Full & Minimal Requirements (http://www.loc.gov/marc/bibliographic/nlr/).
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