WorldCat Resource Sharing facts and statistics
Number of libraries represented worldwide
Every 4 seconds
How often a request is filled through WorldCat Resource Sharing
Number of countries where WorldCat Resource Sharing is used
Since the introduction of OCLC's first interlibrary loan service in 1979, use of OCLC's resource sharing services has
continued to grow. Below are some key statistics about the current use of this service.