News

Keep up to date with the latest developments, technical briefs on the platform and services, and general goings on here at the Developer Network.

  • DEVCONNECT 2018: An Important Message

    Based on feedback from the community, OCLC has decided not to hold DEVCONNECT as an in-person conference at OCLC’s headquarters June 4-6. Instead, we will publish workshop content online later this year.

  • xID Decommision

    xId service will be decommissioned July 1, 2018

  • Creating a Lightbox Using IIIF Presentation and Image APIs

    Learn about creating a lightbox style gallery using the IIIF APIs in CONTENTdm

  • Getting Started with IIIF APIs

    Learn about IIIF APIs and support for them in CONTENTdm

  • Changes are coming to the WorldCat Registry API on 1 July 2018

    Changes to the WorldCat Registry API coming on July 1, 2018

  • Alexa Meets WorldCat

    The provocative statement “voice is new UI” came into vogue in 2016. I was skeptical at first, in the way many of us have become when topics trend like this. I thought to ...

  • Upcoming Changes to VIAF XML Structure

    The VIAF XML structure is changing soon to no longer include the "covers" element.

  • OCLC APIs & The New Systems Status Dashboard

    Hi everyone! This is Danny from OCLC’s Service Operations Center (SOC). I am one of four Service Delivery Managers who lead a team of analysts in the SOC all hours of the ...

  • WorldShare APIs and SSL3

    On September 10, OCLC disabled access to WorldCat.org via the SSL3 protocol. This change did not impact access to WorldCat.org via web browsers, but it has affected some c...

  • New OCLC System Status Dashboard

    OCLC has launched a new way to check the real-time and planned status of OCLC systems and applications, including APIs.