Discover new ways to delight your library's users and save time for staff, or get inspired to build your own solutions as you explore the work that libraries and partners have already shared.
Applications, code libraries and more
- Developer: Terry Reese
- Institution: Norwich University
- Developer: Elliot Polak
- Institution: University of New Brunswick
- Developer: Jeff Carter
- Institution: Wageningen University
- Developer: Peter Boheemen
- Institution: Slainte
- Developer: Gillian Hanlon
- Institution: Montana State University Library
- Developer: Jason Clark
- Institution: The University of the West
- Developer: Judy Hsu
- Institution: Swiss Academic Software
- Developer: Swiss GmbH
- Institution: Miami University
- Developer: Rob Casson
- Institution: OCLC Research
- Developer: Bruce Washburn
This Ruby on Rails demo application was built on the
wckbapi Ruby gem as part of a Developer House project.
Norwich University, based in Northfield, Vermont, created customized A-Z list functionality using the WorldCat knowledge base API.
The University of New Brunswick in Fredericton and Saint John, Canada, used the WorldCat knowledge base API to create customized A-Z lists for their users.
The “Also available at” sidebar in the Wageningen UR Library Catalogue development site uses the WorldCat Search API and the WorldCat Registry OpenURL Gateway to display a location-sensitive listing for other WorldCat libraries who also hold the item.
Ask Scotland is an online information service that lets you get real answers from real people.
This application allows users to search the QuestionPoint Knowledge Base by keyword and retrieves questions which contain that keyword.
Links from the local catalog that help the user find more works by the same author through a link to WorldCat Identities, and a link to find the item in nearby libraries through linking to WorldCat.org via the permalink for each item—the OCLC number.
Created by the company Swiss Academic Software, Citavi assists with reference management and knowledge organization.
This application uses the WorldCat Search API in order to provide users with citations in various formats.
A Facebook app that delivers formatted citations from WorldCat from right within Facebook.