In his paper to the Aslib conference on Cooperation in Cataloguing David Batty mentions the development of two systems to enable a library to exploit the MARC II format for bibliographic data, including of course the BNB and Library of Congress literature tapes. These systems were (a) at the Fondren Library, Rice University, Texas, and (b) the AMCOS (Aldermaston Mechanised Cataloguing and Ordering System at AWRE which will commence full operational tests in March 1970.
Corbett, L. and German, J. (1970), "MARC II based Mechanised Cataloguing and Ordering System offered as a Package by AWRE", Program: electronic library and information systems, Vol. 4 No. 2, pp. 64-67. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb046618Download as .RIS
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