Worldcat Registry API

Worldcat Registry
The OCLC is a nonprofit computer library service and research organization which maintains WorldCat, a global network of library content. The Registry API gives developer-level access to information in the Worldcat Registry. With the API users can accomplish the following: * Search for basic information about institutions and consortia based on a variety of infromation in their WorldCat Registry Profile * Retrieve detailed information about a single institution or consortium, based on Institution ID or OCLC Symbol * Retrieve OpenURL resolver information based on Instution ID, OCLC Symbol, or IP address The API uses REST and SRU protocol and responses are formatted in XML and HTML.
Library, Registry, Search
Followers (1)
Developers (0)

Sorry, no developers found for this API.

API Mashups (0)

Sorry, no mashups for this API.

Source Code

Sorry, no source code for this API.

Sorry, no resources found for this API.

Developers (0)
Comments (0)
Login or Register as a New User

You are not currently logged in. In order to post this item please login now or provide the following details to register.

A valid e-mail address. All e-mails from the system will be sent to this address. The e-mail address is not made public and will only be used if you wish to receive a new password or wish to receive certain news or notifications by e-mail.


  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
Followers (1)

Sorry, no mashups for this API.