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Contract Cataloging at a glance

OCLC Contract Cataloging services offer cataloging solutions for any size library. Let our team of experts help with all your cataloging needs, including new acquisitions, special collections and backlogs.


  • Save time and money—let us take care of all your cataloging needs. We can provide cataloging in all formats and in more than 30 languages
  • Improve circulation by giving users online access to all of your bibliographic records
  • Increase access points to your valuable collection
  • Free your catalogers for higher priority tasks
  • Offer improved search results thanks to better consistency in your catalog


  • Expert cataloging in all formats, including electronic resources, musical scores and other non-book materials
  • The most experienced catalogers available
  • High-quality OCLC-MARC records
  • Contract cataloging for materials in more than 30 languages
  • Outstanding service and a commitment to satisfaction
  • Lower cost and higher hit-rate with WorldCat


  • Physical processing for contract cataloging projects

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