Libraries today are faced with a rapidly changing environment, evolving user needs and increasing pressure to measure and communicate impact. OCLC products help libraries address these challenges by sharing data, streamlining workflows and connecting people to the knowledge held in the world's library collections.
Manage your entire library with services that increase efficiency across departments and locations.
Enable shared efficiencies and innovation
WorldShare Acquisitions, WorldShare Circulation, WorldShare Collection Manager, WorldCat Discovery, WorldShare Interlibrary Loan, WorldShare Record Manager, WorldShare License Manager, WorldShare Report Designer
Build, manage and share data about your collections while making your library more visible.
Resource sharing services
Centralize resource sharing workflows previously managed in multiple systems while speeding fulfillment of interlibrary loan requests.
Discovery and reference services
Get people to the materials they need from your library and from other libraries worldwide.
Outsource new title processing to get books in hands faster
Find out how Lakewood Public Library gets large monthly book orders out to library users within 24 hours of delivery.
Promote transparency and access to information
Discover how the Documentation and Knowledge-Access Service at Barcelona City Council (SEDAC) responded to the demands of users with the cooperation and support of the international library community.
Want to learn more?
Connect with your OCLC representative to learn how the cooperative's services can reduce local hardware and software dependencies so you can focus more on your users.