WorldCat features: January 2010 Archives
A "library type" facet has been added to the "Find a library near you" functionality, so you can narrow your library search results even quicker. Options include choices of:
- Academic Research Libraries (ARLs)
- Academic libraries
- Governmental libraries
- Library Networks
- Public libraries
- Corporate or Special libraries
Search for your favorite library, through WorldCat.org!
The top 5 items added by WorldCat libraries in December are:
1- Signal by Cynthia C DeFelice. Added by 1,924 WorldCat libraries.
2- Over My Dead Body, by Kate Klise and M. Sarah Klise. Added by 1,887 WorldCat libraries.
3- Never Smile at a Monkey: and 17 Other Important Things to Remember, by Steve Jenkins. Added by 1,752 WorldCat libraries
4- Marsupials, by Nic Bishop . Added by 1,727 WorldCat libraries
5- The Omnivore's Dilemma: The Secrets Behind What You Eat, by Richie Chevat and Michael Pollan . Added by 1,709 WorldCat libraries
Lists of recent items added to WorldCat libraries for the month of December are now available. You can see these lists on your library's WorldCat profile page which can be accessed via the 'Library info' link in the list of holding libraries on the item details page or the library name in the library search results (to search for your library, go to WorldCat.org/libraries).
December stats include:
- 13,053 libraries added new items to WorldCat in December
- Of those, 641 did not have an existing recent items list, so WorldCat automatically created a new list.
- 12,412 existing recent items lists were updated.