WorldCat Cataloging Partners documentation

WorldCat Cataloging Partners glossary


WorldCat Cataloging Partners User Guide

Detailed instructions for managing your cataloging workflow with WorldCat Cataloging Partners

Workflow Comparison Chart

Comparison chart for managing your cataloging workflow with PromptCat


PromptCat Coded Generic Label File: Technical Specifications

File formats and field types used in creating PromptCat label files

PromptCat Quotes Implementation

Specifications for submitting manifest data (transaction sets) to OCLC

Vendor Guide for PromptCat, OCLC Vendor Record Contribution Program & CIP Record Upgrade Project

Specifications for records and submitting files


Bibliographic Formats and Standards

Tagging conventions, input standards and guidelines for WorldCat records.

Electronic Data Exchange (EDX) User Guide

Sending files to or retrieving them from OCLC


Record structure, character sets, and exchange media formatting for OCLC-MARC records on magnetic tape, via electronic file transfer or via export

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