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Knowledge Organization and Metadata Services

Provides links to cataloging-related organizations, authority control websites, and OCLC resources

OCLC resources

  • OCLC Bibliographic Formats and Standards: Provides the same machine-readable standards as the Library of Congress MARC Standards, with specific emphasis on the application of the standards in the OCLC database
  • OCLC Alerts: Reports availability for the different services OCLC provides
  • Connexion browser (requires login and password)
  • Instructions and Guidelines for Reporting WorldCat Bibliographic and Authority Record Changes: supports the task of improving the quality of OCLC bibliographic and authority records
  • WorldCat and Authority Record Quality Control Request: form for reporting bibliographic and authority record changes.