The following applications are available in the WMS sandbox. Please note that there are several features in each application that are not available for use.
Note: API functions, including the Developer Network's sandbox, are operational in your WMS sandbox for library testing, however, not for testing by third parties.
|WorldCat Discovery||Cite||Users are unable to generate formatted citations. Export of RIS files still supported.|
|Collections search (WorldCat.org ONLY)||This feature is unavailable resulting in an error page displayed to the user. Remainder of site is otherwise usable. This applies to WorldCat.org only.|
|Email notification||Email services are unavailable in the sandbox.|
|Google Analytics||The sandbox environment will not export analytics.|
|ILL||OpenURL forms may not load.|
|Sayt||Search suggestions are unavailable in the sandbox.|
|WorldShare Acquisitions||Discover items searching in acquisitions – Open in Connexion link||Connexion is unavailable for use in the sandbox.|
|Jobs||Automated jobs are not moved over from production.
Automated jobs cannot be active.
|Order notification||Outbound HTTP order notification is deleted.|
|Vendor notification||All outbound emails are dropped and do not go to their intended destination. This includes:
|WorldShare Circulation||Debt collection||Production configuration data is copied down but is not usable.|
|Emails: Notifications & receipts||Circulation email notifications & receipts can be delivered from the sandbox only to OCLC email addresses.
Note: IDM password reset emails can be sent from the sandbox to OCLC and non-OCLC email addresses
||ILL Settings will be cleansed during each refresh.
|Offline client||If you have the necessary WSKey, you can download the client from Service Configuration; however, you are unable to upload transactions.|
|POS printer||You can download the application from Service Configuration, but this is not recommended on machines using the POS printer app for 'real' production work.|
|SIP2||Production configuration data is copied down but is not usable.|
|WorldShare Collection Manager||Cooperative management features||Functionality is unavailable in the sandbox.|
|Customize records||MARC records cannot be output, but you can change settings in your record profile.|
|Data sync collections||Data sync collections are unavailable in the sandbox.|
|Google Scholar||Google Scholar functionality is unavailable in the sandbox.|
|Knowledge base collection KBART upload/download||You can add knowledge base titles manually in the interface and by OCLC number, but you cannot make changes using KBART files.|
|MARC record delivery:
||You can create knowledge base collections, query collections, and cataloging partner collections, but you will not receive any MARC record output for these collections.|
|Metadata > My Files||Files and reports are unavailable for upload/download.|
|Reports||Reports cannot be created or delivered.|
|WorldShare License Manager||SUSHI service||This includes vendor configuration, one-time, and recurring harvests.|
|Template subscription notifications|
|Trial license response goal notifications|
|WorldShare Record Manager||Authority data auto suggest in the bibliographic record editor||Functionality is available but data might be outdated.|
|Discover items searching in acquisitions – Open in Connexion link||Connexion is unavailable for use in the sandbox.|
|Export lists||Functionality is available but data in records may be outdated and should not be imported into other systems.|
|Export records using TCP/IP|
|Other records linked to work – Entity manager service||Functionality is available but data might be outdated.|
|Record change requests|
|Submitting authority records for review|
|Text view - FAST auto suggest||Functionality is available but data might be outdated.|
The following applications are unavailable in the sandbox environment:
- Digby mobile app
- WorldShare Interlibrary Loan
- WorldShare Report Designer
Please OCLC Support if you have any questions about using the WMS sandbox.