Ebooks: EBL Begins Providing Data to OCLC’s New Demand-Driven Acquisition (DDA) Program
From the Electronic Book Library (EBL) Blog:
OCLC is now supporting Demand-driven Acquisition (DDA) with their WorldCat Knowledge Base and EBL is the first provider supplying data to this service, with ebrary to follow soon.
OCLC’s service enables you to:
- Set up automated feeds to your WorldCat knowledge base
- Maintain WorldCat holdings
- Receive discovery records
- Expose titles in WorldCat Local
- Manage ILL options
- Track purchases in Acquisitions
You can learn more about OCLC’s DDA Program Here (3 pages; PDF)
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