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Getting Books Through WorldCat: More About WC

What you can and can't do in World Cat Local

What can I search from here?

  • Materials at Pepperdine Libraries and over 70,000 libraries worldwide. This includes books, journals, media, government publications, maps, digital collections, and more--over 194 million titles and 1.4 billion items in all!

What else does WorldCat Local do?

  • Integrates request and delivery options from the Pepperdine Libraries and interlibrary loan
  • Provides links to full-text content and to Google Books as appropriate
  • Provides links to electronic resources to which Pepperdine Libraries provides access
  • Contains user-contributed reviews, ratings, and lists
  • Allows you to mark, save, email, and export citations

What does it not include?

  • Some materials that are on order or in the process of being added to the collection.
  • Listings for materials included in some Pepperdine-licensed online databases.
  • Author records from Literature Resource Center.