WMS Vendor Information Center API

Developer-level access to information about who your library works with—the vendors you rely on for materials, products, content and services.

  • Status: Production
  • Sandbox access: Yes

What you get

Information about your library's vendors and your relationship, including:

  • General information: name, language, currency, roles, etc.
  • Addresses and contacts: e-mail address, IM, names, titles, roles, etc.
  • Account numbers and notification settings

Who can use it

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

Commercial partnerships are also available.

Authentication & Authorization

This WMS API supports the WSKey HMAC Signature and Access Token patterns.

API requests also require attribution to a WorldShare user. Details about on user-level authorization are available in the authentication and authorization overview.