OCLC Product Training
WorldCat Discovery Training
Connexion browser Training
28 October 2014
This web-based course explains OCLC standards for original bibliographic records in WorldCat, and provides instruction on techniques for creating these records in Connexion Browser.
01 December 2014
This course provides instruction on the structure of the WorldCat bibliographic database, an introduction to the MARC bibliographic record format, as well as an introduction to the setup and basic navigation of Connexion Browser.
Connexion client Training
23 October 2014
This online module provides instruction on using Connexion Client to perform high volumes of searches and record actions using the efficiency of batch processing, including the use and management of Save Files.
03 November 2014
This online module provides instruction on the use of Connexion Client’s tools for automation and customization.
05 November 2014
This online module provides instruction on how to use Connexion Client to take quality control actions on records in the WorldCat database.
08 December 2014
This course provides an overview of the QuestionPoint service and instruction on the basic functions and features of E-mail reference, as well as including a pre-existing answer from the Global Knowledge Base.
09 December 2014
This course provides instruction on the QuestionPoint chat process, the basic functions and features of Flash Chat, and the necessary browser configurations to facilitate a successful chat experience.
10 December 2014
This course provides instruction on the Chat follow-up workflows, the basic functions and features of referrals, as well managing questions in the QuestionPoint environment.
WorldShare ILL training
23 October 2014
This course is part of a series to help transition member libraries already familiar with WorldCat Resource Sharing and its functionality to OCLC’s new WorldShare ILL service.
28 October 2014
This course covers how to implement patron-initiated resource sharing which, in turn, significantly reduces the time staff spends processing borrowing requests.
WorldCat knowledge base Training
29 October 2014
This session discusses the new features, enhancements and bug fixes for WorldShare Collection Manager and the WorldCat knowledge base quarterly post-release.
17 November 2014
This course provides instruction on the structure of CONTENTdm, navigating and using CONTENTdm Collection Administration to create and manage a digital collection, as well as using the CONTENTdm Project Client to prepare digital items for addition to a collection.
18 November 2014
This course provides instruction on the structure of CONTENTdm, navigating and using CONTENTdm Collection Administration to create and manage a digital collection that includes text-based materials, as well as using the CONTENTdm Project Client to prepare digital items for addition to a collection.
19 November 2014
This course provides instruction on editing collection items through CONTENTdm administration and the CONTENTdm Project Client.
02 December 2014
This live online course provides instruction on copy cataloging using the CatExpress interface. This course covers the copy cataloging workflow including searching, holdings maintenance, exporting and downloading records.
Maximizing Your Services Training
No training currently scheduled
OCLC Product training
Maximizing Your Services
- OCLC 101: A Guide to Your Cooperative
- WorldCat Holdings: Why They Matter and the Tools to Maintain Them
- Maximizing Your OCLC Cataloging Subscription
- Maximizing Your OCLC ILL Subscription
- Maximizing WorldCat.org
- Connexion Browser
- Connexion Client
- WorldCat knowledge base
- WorldCat Selection
- WorldShare Record Manager
- Terminologies Service
- Related: RDA Training
- Related: Cataloging Skills Training
Digital Collection Management
- Amlib (access restricted)
- WorldCat Collection Analysis
- WorldShare Management Services (access restricted)