Search all libraries at the same time with WorldCat.

WorldCatWhy buy when you can borrow? If an item is held in any of over 10,000 libraries around the globe, it will appear in the WorldCat online library catalog. Search for a book or a movie and then punch in your zip code. WorldCat will list the libraries near you that own the item and then link you through to the local library catalog of your choice. Browse WorldCat on your mobile phone browser []. Andriod smartphone users can download the free WorldCat app from this site. iPhone owners can scan a book barcode with the $.99 RedLaser app. It will use WorldCat data to find that book in a nearby library.


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