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Cataloging & metadata
OCLC-CAT: A discussion forum for library staff using or considering any OCLC cataloging and metadata services.
OCLC-CJK: OCLC CJK Users Group discussion list.
Batchload-L: A forum for Batchload users, including Local Holdings Record Updating service (LHRUS) users to help each other share ideas and get practical advice for using Batchload service.
OCLC-WCAT-PARTNERS-L: A discussion forum for libraries, library material vendors, OCLC, and any others interested in WorldCat Cataloging Partners.
OCLC-FIRSTSEARCH-L: FirstSearch announcements, information, and documentation.
Z39.50FS-L: Z39.50 FirstSearch mailing list and current news.
SCIPIO-L: SCIPIO-L is a discussion forum for all topics related to the SCIPIO Art & Rare Book Sales Catalogues database.
OCLC-ANALYTICS-L: Discussion list for users of OCLC Collection Evaluation.
OCLC-WORLDCAT-SELECTION-L: A discussion forum for people using or considering the WorldCat Selection service.
Electronic Collection Management
KB-L: A place for community discussion of the WorldCat knowledge base and electronic resources
OCLC-SHARING-L: Announcements, changes and enhancements to OCLC resource sharing services.
TECHBUL-L: OCLC Technical Bulletins.
DOCUPDATE-L: Announcements of new and revised documentation added to OCLC's Support and Training website.
WC-DEVNET-L: OCLC Developer Network discussion list. Includes WorldCat Web services and tools.