Learn how to add an institution so that you can configure its settings in OCLC Service Configuration.
These instructions only apply if you signed in to Service Configuration with a WorldCat Account.
If you have not yet added institutions that you are authorized to configure, follow the below instructions after you Sign in to Service Configuration.
- On the Service Configuration home screen, in the upper-right corner, click the arrow next to your user name and then select Authorize Institutions from the drop-down menu.
- On the Add more institutions to configure screen, enter your FirstSearch, OCLC Resource Sharing, or Connexion Autho and Password.
Note: You must use a FirstSearch, OCLC Resource Sharing, or Connexion authorization and administrative password associated with that account. If you manage an account for a service other than those listed, contact OCLC Order Services at email@example.com.
- Click Add Institution.
- If accepted, a configuration message appears. The new institution will be available for configuration in a few business hours.
- Click Back to Main Menu to return to the Service Configuration home screen.