Help Users Connect to Your Library

Tutorial overview

Shows how to add deep linking URLs to your institution's WorldCat Registry profile. These deep linking URLs allow your users to connect directly to the item record in your online catalog.

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Launch Tutorial

Cost

Free

Course Length

4 Minutes

Course Format

Flash-based

Products

WorldCat Registry

Subject Area

Web Services

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