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License Begins: 
January 1, 2017
License Ends: 
December 31, 2017
Vendor: 
Description: 

WorldCat is the largest library network in the world. WorldCat is a co-operative catalogue (open access version) of library holdings worldwide, containing over 1 billion records catalogued by OCLC member libraries. Used mainly for information on books, WorldCat also includes materials in other formats including: books, manuscripts, websites and internet resources, maps, computer programs, musical scores, films and slides, newspapers, journals and magazines, sound recordings, articles, chapters, papers, and videotapes.

Content Producer: 
OCLC member libraries
Simultaneous Users: 

Unlimited

Chron coverage: 
1000 BC to present
Usage Stats: 

The WorldCat Services Administrative Module includes a link to view your usage statistics.

Content Types: 
Index
Counter-Compliant: 
Yes
Notes on Subscribers: 

Subscriber Details:

FirstSearch Base Package (includes WorldCat):

  • Athabasca University
  • Brandon University
  • University of Regina
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • University of Victoria
  • WorldCat Only:

  • University of Calgary
  • University of Manitoba
  • Thompson Rivers University