Linking all the world's libraries in the biggest bibliography you've ever seen
By Rena Marie Pacella
Posted 11.02.2011 at 11:01 am 2 Comments
Since the nonprofit Online Computer Library Center created WorldCat 40 years ago, librarians around the world have filled the database with bibliographic information on more than 1.75 billion items from 72,000 libraries in 170 countries.
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