Follow the instructions below to customize patron facing features in WorldCat Discovery. Determine whether or not your library needs to modify the initial selections.
WorldCat Discovery configuration options are accessible in the administrative interface, OCLC Service Configuration. If you need help to create an account, see the tutorial Create an Account for OCLC Service Configuration.
Learn more in a training course: WorldCat Discovery configuration: Patron-facing features
Personalize your Discovery interface
Sign in to OCLC Service Configuration, navigate to My WorldCat.org > User Interface Options to:
- Change or add a logo
- Add links to your library contact information page, or links to other pages to which your patrons need access
Watch a video
Customize your user interface options (6:51)
This video demonstrates where and how to customize the user interface options for your library's WorldCat Discovery.
Add a link to your library's OPAC
Add a patron facing ILL button
WorldCat Discovery supports: WorldShare ILL, Tipasa, ILLiad, and OpenURL-compliant forms (OpenURL 1.0). Sign in to OCLC Service Configuration, navigate to My WorldCat.org > Place Hold/Request Buttons and follow these instructions:
Continue to the next section to add proxy information and a prompt for remote access.
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Customize your ILL request button in WorldCat Discovery Services (6:33)