At your request, OCLC will use your Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) profile information to maintain your library-specific government document collections. You do not need to select the collections from the WorldCat knowledge base global collection offerings. OCLC will automatically add title metadata to reflect your FDLP selection profile in your WorldCat knowledge base and you will see your collections reflected after we load your titles for you. Both electronic and non-electronic (print and microform) titles will be represented.
OCLC will refresh your library-specific collections every month so that both your discovery access and your WorldCat holdings remain in synchronization.
Options once your title metadata is reflected in your knowledge base:
Libraries who want OCLC to add their government document collections/title metadata automatically must have access to WorldShare Metadata Collection Manager in the WorldShare interface and notify OCLC, including this completed information:
|"Please create my library-specific collections of government documents in Collection Manager. My WorldCat Registry ID is [number]. My GPO depository number is [number]."|
Contact OCLC in one of two ways: