The University of Alabama
Accessing the Libraries' Catalog via a Z39.50 Connection
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The following is information to assist you in connecting to the Libraries' Catalog via a Z39.50 client such as Bookwhere or EndNote. The information below will help you configure your client. Provided is a list of Z39.50 attribute options and a list of suggested attributes. Please note that some Z39.50 search techniques differ from the Web interface, a native Voyager product.
For more information on the Z39.50 standard:
LCNISO

 

Catalog Connect Settings

Server Name:

  library.ua.edu

Server IP:

  130.160.4.75

Port Number:

  7090

Database Name:

  VOYAGER

Record Format

  MARC

 

Search Attribute Options

       

Search Field/Type

Use

Position

Truncation

       

Personal Name

1

3

1 or 100

Corporate Name

2

3

1 or 100

Conference Name

3

3

1 or 100

Title

4

1or 3

1 or 100

Series Title

5

1 or 3

1 or 100

Uniform Title

6

1 or 3

1 or 100

ISBN

7

1 or 3

1 or 100

ISSN

8

1 or 3

1 or 100

LCCN

9

1 or 3

1 or 100

LC Call Number

16

1

1 or 100

NLM Call Number

17

1

1 or 100

Other Call Number

20

1

1 or 100

Subject

21

3

1 or 100

Publisher:Date

31

3

1 or 100

Title, Key

33

3

1 or 100

Title, Varying Form

41

1 or 3

1 or 100

Title, Former

42

1 or 3

1 or 100

Title, Key Abbreviated

43

1

1 or 100

GPO Number

50

1

1 or 100

Music Number

51

1

1 or 100

Publisher:Place

59

3

1 or 100

CODEN

60

1

1 or 100

Author

1003

3

 

1 or 100

Subject Name -Personal

1009

3

1 or 100

Keyword Any

1016

3

1 or 100

Publisher: Name

1018

3

1 or 100

 

Position Attributes

1

First in field

Search term must be the first data in the field.
     

2

First in subfield Search term may appear in any subfield but must be the first data in the subfield.
     

3

Any position

Search term may appear any place in the field.

 

Truncation Attributes

1

Right truncation

Last word of term (word or phrase) is right truncated.
     

100

Do not truncate No truncation applied

 

Suggested Search Attributes

       

Search Field/Type

Use

Position

33

3

1

Title, Varying Form

41

1

1

Title, Former

42

1

1

Title, Key Abbreviated

43

1

1

GPO Number

50

1

1

Music Number

51

1

1

Publisher: Place

59

3

1

CODEN

60

1

1

Author

1003

3

1

Subject Name - Personal

1009

3

1

Keyword Any

1016

3

1

Publisher:Name

1018

3

1