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The British National Bibliography

This week's new BNB records

RDF/XML Files

The subscription service to the British National Bibliography ceased with weekly issue number 3170 which was made available for download in early December 2011. The British National Bibliography continues to exist as an online service at http://bnb.bl.uk.

The weekly files are made available in a basic RDF/XML representation as documented in this mapping table (PDF format 68 KB). Not all fields are present in the source MARC 21 records, but when they are, they are output as described in the mapping. These files are distributed under a Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication licence. For further details about our terms and conditions, please see here.

The RDF/XML files covering the most recent 25 weeks will be available to download below.

  • This week’s new records 22/05/2019 (bnbrdf_N3545.zip 938KB
  • This week’s new records 15/05/2019 (bnbrdf_N3544.zip 1056KB
  • This week’s new records 08/05/2019 (bnbrdf_N3543.zip 1585KB
  • This week’s new records 01/05/2019 (bnbrdf_N3542.zip 1408KB
  • This week’s new records 17/04/2019 (bnbrdf_N574.zip 1408KB
  • This week’s new records 10/04/2019 (bnbrdf_N3540.zip 1207KB
  • This week’s new records 03/04/2019 (bnbrdf_N3539.zip 1544KB
  • This week’s new records 27/03/2019 (bnbrdf_N3538.zip 1062KB
  • This week’s new records 20/03/2019 (bnbrdf_N3537.zip 949KB
  • This week’s new records 13/03/2019 (bnbrdf_N3536.zip 517KB
  • This week’s new records 06/03/2019 (bnbrdf_N3535.zip 1252KB
  • This week’s new records 27/02/2019 (bnbrdf_N3534.zip 832KB
  • This week’s new records 20/02/2019 (bnbrdf_N3533.zip 664KB)
  • This week’s new records 13/02/2019 (bnbrdf_N3532.zip 735KB)
  • This week’s new records 06/02/2019 (bnbrdf_N3531.zip 1131KB)
  • This week’s new records 30/01/2019 (bnbrdf_N3530.zip 846KB)
  • This week’s new records 23/01/2019 (bnbrdf_N3529.zip 824KB)
  • This week’s new records 16/01/2019 (bnbrdf_N3528.zip 1005KB)
  • This week’s new records 09/01/2019 (bnbrdf_N3527.zip 1695KB)
  • This week’s new records 02/01/2019 (bnbrdf_N3526.zip 1339KB)
  • This week’s new records 19/12/2018 (bnbrdf_N3525.zip 1488KB)
  • This week’s new records 12/12/2018 (bnbrdf_N3524.zip 1729KB)
  • This week’s new records 05/12/2018 (bnbrdf_N3523.zip 2319KB)
  • This week’s new records 28/11/2018 (bnbrdf_N3522.zip 1646KB)
  • This week’s new records 21/11/2018 (bnbrdf_N3521.zip 960KB)
  • This week’s new records 14/11/2018 (bnbrdf_N3520.zip 1390KB)
  • For further information please contact:

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West Yorkshire
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United Kingdom

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