Databases in Detail

  • provides localized and personalized content from your library’s collection and those of more than 10,000 other WorldCat libraries globally.

Why select this database?

  • Contains all the records cataloged by OCLC member libraries and millions of journal articles.
  • Includes records representing 400 languages.
Database details

An ever-growing list of materials available at thousands of OCLC member libraries including:

books manuscripts
websites and internet resources maps
computer programs musical scores
films and slides newspapers
journals and magazines sound recordings
articles, chapters, papers videotapes
Sources OCLC member libraries
Number of records See WorldCat facts and statistics for the latest information on WorldCat database record counts. also contains more than 65 million articles from sources including British Library, Elsevier, ERIC, Medline, and CAMIO.
Dates covered Current titles as well as older titles still held by libraries
Updated Daily
Producer information

OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc.

6565 Kilgour Place

Dublin, Ohio 43017-3395



Fax: +1-614-764-6096




Copyright © 1978- <!--ATTN T-SYSTEMS: Sprinkle, asset ID 28885-->2012<!-- // T-SYSTEMS--> OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc.

Indexes and examples in

Search indexes Examples
Keyword tea house
Accession Number 37993343

[OCLC number]
Author tom clancy
ISBN 3196311821 or 31-9631-182-1

9780763625894 or 978-0-763625-89-4
ISSN 0000-0019
Subject coffeehouses
Title murder on the orient express