Hi there is also Z39.50 support in Catmandu
e.g. To fetch marc you can do:
$ catmandu convert Z3950 --host z3950.loc.gov --port 7090 --databaseName
Voyager --query "(title = dinosaur)" to MARC
a Perl api is included.
From: Eric Lease Morgan <emor...@nd.edu>
Sent: Thursday, April 6, 2017 11:11:11 PM
Subject: Re: Getting started with Z39.50
On Apr 6, 2017, at 4:44 PM, charles hobbs via perl4lib <email@example.com>
> Hello all....I haven't posted here for a long time, but have been doing lots
> of interesting stuff with MARC/Perl....
> I would like to know an easy way to get started with Z39.50. (For example,
> how to get MARC records from the LC, NLM, etc. servers)
> Anyone have some program segments they would be willing to share?
> Thanks for your time and help.
Here is a link to a simple (read, “rudimentary”) Z39.50 search interface:
But I’m sure your mileage will vary.
If you are comfortable with Perl, then I suggest you play with Yaz/Zoom: