OCLC Research Mines Data from WorldCat to Highlight Interesting Views of the World's Library Collections Each Month with “What in the WorldCat?”

At OCLC Research, we're exploring records and mining data from WorldCat, the world's largest library catalog, to highlight interesting and different views of the world's library collections each month. Each new feature is included below to pique your curiosity and showcase some of the unique things that can be gleaned from WorldCat and its data.

WorldShare Interlibrary Loan is Here! Register Today for Online Training!

OCLC offers WorldShare Interlibrary Loan training in multiple formats. Courses and resources are available at no charge to member libraries with a resource sharing subscription. Reserve your spot in these upcoming classes:

OCLC to Host Symposium on "The Internet of Things" at ALA Annual 2014

"The Internet of Things: Coming Soon to Everywhere"

  • Date: Friday, June 27
  • Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm PST
  • Location: LVH - Las Vegas Hotel, Ballroom B (and live-streamed)