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  • Can A Worldcat Query Collection Solve Your Collection Loading Problems?

    Learn how Lawrence Technological University Library used WorldCat® query collections to load our records and holdings into a statewide interlibrary loan (ILL) system.

  • Maintaining Codes Libraries in PHP

    Lessons in and tools for maintaining code libraries in PHP.

  • Calling CABs: Obtaining 3,000 required and recommended readings each semester

    As part of the process of optimizing the alignment of our book collection with the teaching and learning needs of the colleges, the Claremont Colleges Library launched a service designed to provide students with improved access to approximately 3,000...

  • Image Open Access: Implementing IIIF in CONTENTdm

    The latest release of CONTENTdm introduced support for the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) Image API version 2.1.

  • WorldCat knowledge base API Maintenance

    To allow for system maintenance, WorldShare Collection Manager, the WorldCat knowledge base API, and related services will be unavailable from 9:00 pm to approximately 10:30 pm US EST today, 18 January 2017.

  • Save the Date

    Library developers be sure to mark your calendar for the first annual OCLC DevCONnect conference to be held at OCLC headquarters in Dublin, Ohio on May 8 and 9, 2017

  • Change to Requesting Sandbox WSKeys

    How Sandbox WSkeys are requested has changed. Please see the FAQ.

  • Update to WMS CirculationAPI

    The latest release of the Update to WMS Circulation API includes new operations for forwarding holds, pulling items, inventory and in-house check-ins of items.

  • Streamlining Acquisitions Workflows with Worldshare APIs

    Westfield State University streamlined their workflows and moved from a laborious process with excessive duplication of effort to a more automated solution using WMS APIs.

  • Installing OCLC's PHP Authentication Library

    A walkthrough of how to install OCLC's PHP Authentication Library and its benefits and efficiencies.