WMS Collection Management API
Developer-level access to WorldCat Local Holding Records (LHRs), with the ability to retrieve, create, update, and delete this information. LHRs let you add your local collection information, such as call numbers, location, notes and more.
- Status: Production
- Sandbox access: Yes
What you get
Retrieve and update copy and local holding record information for circulating items within WMS.
Who can use it
Sandbox access to this API is available to anyone. Production access is available for libraries that use OCLC's WorldShare Management Systems.
Commercial partnerships are also available.
Authentication & Authorization
API requests also require attribution to a WorldShare user. Details about on user-level authorization are available in the authentication and authorization overview.