WorldCat Selection support

System requirements for WorldCat Selection

For Selectors

  • Selector Activities Tutorial

    Shows how to select, reject, defer, and forward items. Also shows how to set personal preferences.

    Run time: 15 min. System requirements for tutorials are below.

  • Selector Activities Quick Reference

    A printable PDF that provides an overview and concise procedures for the steps selectors perform in a typical workflow.

  • Selector Activities Guide

    Covers selector tasks in detail. The Guide is a printable booklet that provides the same content found in the contextual Help available within the Selection interface.

For Acquisitions Staff

  • Acquisitions Staff Activities Tutorial

    Shows how to export and download selected records.

    Run time: 8 min. System requirements for tutorial are below.

  • Acquisitions Quick Reference

    Provides concise procedures for tasks that acquisitions staff perform in the Selection service.

  • Acquisitions Activities Guide

    A printable PDF booklet that covers acquisitions tasks in detail. Contains the procedures and supporting information found in Help topics available within the Selection interface.

For Administrators

Additional resources

Documentation will be updated and expanded as WorldCat Selection adds new and enhanced functionality.

Context-sensitive Help is available within the WorldCat Selection service. On any screen, access Help by clicking the Help button (top right corner of the screen) or pressing <Ctrl><Shift><H>.

The Selector Activities Guide and the Acquisitions Activities Guide, built from Help content, are printable booklets that provide the same detailed information found in context-sensitive Help.

Need more in-depth training?

Contact OCLC for information about training opportunities or workshops.

System requirements for WorldCat Selection:

  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer. Recommended: versions 6.0 and 7.0.
  • Firefox®. Recommended: most recent release of 2.0.x; version 3.0 is also supported.
  • Pop-up blockers disabled.
  • For more information see Connexion browser documentation:

    Hardware and software requirements

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System requirements for tutorials:

  • Macromedia Flash Player. Get Macromedia Flash Player
  • Best viewed in 1024x768 screen resolution.
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher.

  • Netscape® 7.x or higher.
  • Firefox® 1.0 or higher.
  • Pop-up blockers disabled.
  • For other browsers, check the list of system requirements on the Macromedia Web site at

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