skip to content

Find items in libraries near you

2 billion items available here through a library

WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide Learn more ››

Illustration: WorldCat on the mobile Web

"Find in a library" on your mobile device with WorldCat Mobile

  • Go to to find and search libraries on the mobile Web
  • Choose an iPhone or Android app to find an item in a library near you

Learn more and find an app »


WorldCat Identities Network

Visually explore the interconnectivity and relationships between WorldCat Identities.


Browse library collections with WorldCat Genres

Discover dozens of genres representing hundreds of titles, authors, subjects, characters, locations and more ranked by popularity in the world's libraries.

Use WorldCat tools

Keep library resources close at hand from your browser or personalized Web page. Add the world's libraries to your mobile and FB apps.

Use WorldCat tools

Build a bibliography

Get citations of library materials in five common styles, and export them to a variety of formats including EndNote, Reference Manager and RefWorks.

Watch our tutorial

Video tutorial

How to use WorldCat citations (YouTube)


Recent reviews

by Yona Zeldis McDonough; Jennifer Thermes
Book: Biography : Elementary and junior high school
Language: English
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2014.

Little Author in the Big Woods


by AnchorageSchools

Reviewed about 6 days ago

by Brendan Deneen; George Kambadais; Jordi Escuin; Dave Hopkins
Book: Elementary and junior high school : Fiction
Language: English
Publisher: New York, NY : Square Fish, an imprint of Macmillan 2014.

The Island of Misfit Toys

Very Good

by AnchorageSchools

Reviewed about 4 hours ago

by Margaret De Jardine
Book: Biography
Language: English
Publisher: [New Plymouth, N.Z.] : M. de Jardine, ©2005

incorrect information


by seriously_hilarious

Reviewed about 4 days ago

Recently updated lists

AA Ebook 2

by laretta_henderson

500 items

Revised several hours ago

OCHS Salley Archives Library Holdings

by ochs

163 items

Revised about 30 minutes ago

Holdings, Pt 7.

by Lewie

133 items

Revised about 40 minutes ago

2014-Q4 Serials project

by dduncan

76 items

Revised about 2 hours ago

YALSA Nonfiction Award (Winners and Finalists)

by dordtlibrary

25 items

Revised about 4 hours ago

January, February and March 2015 New Titles

by bevdchar

173 items

Revised several hours ago

See the trees - an Arbor Day Book List

by carteretlibraries

41 items

Revised about an hour ago


by nobster

35 items

Revised several hours ago

For librarians and information providers:

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.