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A record is locked and my institution would like to edit it. Can you unlock it?

Answer

Yes, member libraries may email bibchange@oclc.org to request that a record be unlocked. Please keep in mind that OCLC allows member institutions to lock records for up to two weeks to complete their edits. See Chapter 5, Quality Assurance, in Bibliographic Formats and Standards for more information on locked records.

 

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