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Information for WorldCat

What is

It is the world's most comprehensive database of information about library collections. You can search for books, music, video, articles and much more at libraries all over the world. 

Searching and Finding

For advance search, click the filter icon next to the search box.

When requesting manually, submit your WorldShare request form. For more information on WorldShare, visit here.

Search and Request

If you are accessing from on campus, the "request through WorldSahre" button will automatically appear. However, if you are accessing from off campus, please use WorldCat Discovery instead. Find more information about WorldCat Discovery here.

Requesting Item through WorldShare (On-campus access only)

When accessed through Trinity International University correctly, you will be able to request item found in through WorldShare directly. Please use only when accessing from on-campus. From off-campus, please use WorldCat Discovery instead. The search results would be the same.

1) Find an item in and click on the title.

You can check "Open Access" box to search for Open Access items only too.

2) In order to request an item, choose the title then click "Access from your libraries". 


3) Select "Request Item through WorldShare"

4) The fields will be automatically filled.

5) Scroll down and submit.