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Module 7 - Advanced bibliographic searching

Course description

This online module provides instruction on how to use Connexion client to conduct advanced searches of the WorldCat database. After completing this web-based training, learners will be prepared to make more thorough and more precisely targeted searches with improved efficiency, in order to find the right record faster.

This course is designed for learners who are comfortable with using Connexion client to do basic numeric and keyword searches of WorldCat and navigate through search results. This class will be most beneficial to staff who would like to enhance their abilities and develop their approaches to current methods of searching for records in WorldCat through Connexion client.

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In the event of low attendance, OCLC may cancel a training session. In this situation, registrants will be notified by email in advance of the session.