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WorldShare Acquisitions

Unify selection and acquisition management for all your physical and electronic resources.


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Perform all your acquisitions functions from one interface

WorldShare Acquisitions increases efficiency for your staff by supporting the selection, acquisition and maintenance of physical and electronic resources in a single interface that's integrated with all other WorldShare applications like Record Manager and License Manager.

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Access WorldCat, knowledge base and vendor data easily

Records and holdings data from WorldCat, integration with the WorldCat knowledge base and a shared vendor information center help you immediately access all the data needed for efficient item processing as well as electronic ordering and invoicing.

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Manage physical serials activities in the same acquisition workflows

WorldShare Acquisitions was designed with physical serials management built in—not separately developed, configured and priced like other, more traditional acquisitions systems.


Save time and increase efficiency

With WorldShare Acquisitions, data and workflow activities are shared as needed for a particular task, which eliminates the need to move between multiple systems for different formats. This saves time for your staff and makes library management more efficient.

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"My staff really did not like the acquisitions module on our old ILS, and they refused to use it. Now that we are using WorldShare Acquisitions, it is much easier to track everything because all of our acquisitions records are in one place. It has been revolutionary for us."

Julie Pinnell pictureJulie Pinnell
Director of Perkins Library at Doane College

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WorldShare Acquisitions is available as part of the WorldShare Management Services suite.

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