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
- Developer: Paul Swanson
- Institution: BookScan Station
- Institution: The University of New Mexico
- Institution: ImagineEasy Solutions
- Institution: Ohio State University
- Developer: Terry Reese
- Institution: Plum Analytics
- Institution: Scannx
- Institution: Talis
- Developer: Terry Reese
- Institution: UCOL (Universal College of Learning), New Zealand
- Developer: Tom Pasley
ArticleExchange.Net is an open source shared library written in C# that will post any given file to OCLC's Article Exchange API.
BookScan Station Uploader
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.
Custom Labeling Web Application for use with WMS
This custom printing application uses the WorldCat Search API and the WMS Collection Management API to provide additional label printing capabilities for users of OCLC's WMS system.
EasyBib offers a simple, easy and free way for students to create bibliographies and get citations, automatically.
MarcEdit is a free metadata editing suite that provides integration with a number of OCLC webservices and APIs.
Plum TM Analytics product, PlumX, is now utilizing the OCLC WorldCat API to capture library holdings. The seamless integration between PlumX and WorldCat helps scholars not only know how many books have been sold, but how many academic institutions hold those books for scholarship.
Scannx, a leading developer of cloud-based, document capture and document delivery software and services, has developed a software “connector” for scanning from its book scanning systems to OCLC’s Article Exchange document delivery site for completing interlibrary loan requests.
Connect OCLC’s WorldShare Management Services (WMS) with market-leading resource list management system, Talis Aspire.
wckbapi Ruby gem
A code library for WorldCat knowledge base API created at Developer House
WebVoyage Tomcat—OCLC Citation in ActionBox
This actionbox/standalone citation feature, built with the WorldCat Search API, is really popular with UCOL first-year students who are new to citing sources.