• The WorldCat Knowledge Base

The WorldCat Knowledge Base: What it Is, and Why it Matters to Your Library

Course Overview

This online session provides staff at member libraries with the purpose, benefits, features, functionality, and costs of the knowledge base. Learners will also be given a high level overview of the resources and procedures required to implement and maintain the service.


This course is intended for staff at member libraries with an existing cataloging subscription and access to the knowledge base, who are not aware of the service and its benefits, or who don't understand how to proceed with setting it up.

Closed captioning is available in the US upon request with 5 business day’s notice.

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Course Provider

OCLC Training

Course Length

1.0 Hour

Course Format

Live Online



WorldCat Knowledge Base

Subject Area

Cataloging and Metadata

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We are a worldwide library cooperative, owned, governed and sustained by members since 1967. Our public purpose is a statement of commitment to each other—that we will work together to improve access to the information held in libraries around the globe, and find ways to reduce costs for libraries through collaboration. Learn more »