Discover new ways to delight your library's users and save time for staff, or get inspired to build your own solutions as you explore the work that libraries and partners have already shared.
Applications, code libraries and more
- Institution: The University of the West
- Developer: Judy Hsu
- Institution: Minitex
- Developer: Paul Swanson
- Developer: Karen Coombs
- Contributor: Bruce Washburn
- Institution: BibMe.com
- Developer: Jordan Messina
- Developer: Jaime Stokes
- Institution: OCLC Research
- Developer: Bruce Washburn
- Institution: BookScan Station
- Developer: Eddie Ko
- Institution: CampusBooks.com
- Institution: Ghent University Library
- Developer: Patrick Hochstenbach
Links from the local catalog that help the user find more works by the same author through a link to WorldCat Identities, and a link to find the item in nearby libraries through linking to WorldCat.org via the permalink for each item—the OCLC number.
This application uses C# and the WorldCat Search API to automatically find library locations that hold the requested item.
Simple mobile first application to allow non-catalogers to add basic metadata for new materials to WorldCat.
Open source xISBN (and isbndb) Python library
BibMe is a free online automatic citation creator that supports MLA, APA, Chicago, and Turabian formatting.
A barcode scanning app for iPhone and iPad that makes use of the WorldCat Search API and WorldCat Registry APIs to show library materials availability and location.
This prototype Android app uses the WorldCat Search API to get citations and nearby libraries for books.
BookScan Station, the largest installed base for delivery services to email, fax, network and cloud based locations, has developed a built in uploader for scanning books and documents to OCLC’s Article Exchange document delivery site from interlibrary loan request.
iPhone app that lets you scan a barcode or enter a title, author, keyword, or ISBN in order search for books online, compare prices and also find books in local libraries through their use of the WorldCat Search API.
Integration with VIAF and xID added to Catmandu during an ELAG 2014 Bootcamp.