WMS Circulation API

A API for the portions of the Circulation module of OCLC WorldShare Management Services. Access to pulllists; ability to mark items as pulled, inventoried,. or used in-house.

  • Status: Production
  • Sandbox access: Yes

What you get

Ability to access pulllist information for a various library branches. Pulllist shows you which materials need to be pulled at a particular branch for patron requests, holds, and digitization. Display basic metadata to be able to retrieve the materials: title, material format, number of pieces, location and call number. Mark items as pulled, inventoried, or used in house.

Who can use it

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

Commercial partnerships are also available.

Authentication & Authorization

The WMS APIs supports the WSKey Access Token pattern.

WMS Circulation API requests require attribution to a WorldShare user with a valid Circulation role. Details about on user-level authorization are available in the authentication and authorization overview.