WMS NCIP Service - Staff Profile

A Web service to handle common library user-facing functions based on the industry standard NCIP functionality (NISO Circulation Interchange Protocol, also known as Z39.83). Part of the suite of APIs related to OCLC WorldShare Management Services.

  • Status: Production
  • Sandbox access: Yes

What you get

NCIP messages to support library staff functions:

  • Circulate library materials
  • Manage hold requests for materials

Who can use it

Access is available for libraries that use OCLC's WorldShare Management Systems.

Commercial partnerships are also available.