Skip to main content
OCLC Support

Item management

Discover procedures for tasks that you may perform (e.g., look up items, edit items, add temporary items, etc.) in order to maintain item records related to circulation activities

  Learn more in a training course: Item management

Options for creating local material
Option Visible in WorldCat Discovery Visible to other libraries in WorldCat Discovery Searchable in Circulation More information
Add holdings to WorldCat Record Yes Yes Yes See Bibliographic records.
Create brief record in Record Manager if a WorldCat record does not exist Yes Yes Yes See Bibliographic records.
Add Local Bibliographic Data to WorldCat Record Yes LBD fields are visible to your library only. Yes See Local bibliographic data.
Create temporary item in Circulation No No

Yes

Barcode, author, title.

See Add temporary items.
Create Bound item container

Container: No

Items in container: Yes

No

Container: No

Items in container: Yes

Can only circulate or place holds on the container and not the individual items.

See Container management.

 

 

  • Was this article helpful?