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WorldCat comparisons

Discover how to create a WorldCat comparison in WorldShare Collection Evaluation.


You can create comparisons that analyze the WorldCat holdings set in your institution with the holdings in WorldCat by other institutions. WorldCat comparisons. This comparison counts towards the 25 allotted comparisons for the Collection Evaluation subscription.

After you create the comparison, you can access it on the My Comparisons page in the list of active comparisons. When you click the name of the WorldCat comparison in the table, the WorldCat Unique/Shared Comparison page opens.

Create a WorldCat comparison

  1. Select WorldCat from the Comparison Type drop-down list.
  2. Enter a unique name for the comparison in the Comparison Name text field.
  3. Click Create Comparison.

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Create a WorldCat comparison (2:22)

This video shows how to create a WorldCat Comparison in WorldShare Collection Evaluation.