OCLC OpenURL Resolver Registry

OCLC provides a service for individuals and information partners to maintain OpenURL resolver information in a single location and utilize this information across services in the information industry. OCLC will maintain this registry and provide partners with controlled access to this data to facilitate an improved linking experience for the user. OCLC is committed to delivering OCLC services and library collections at the point of need, meeting the user wherever he or she is searching for information.

Primarily used in libraries, OpenURLs are a type of URL that contains resource metadata.

Last reviewed: 
28 February, 2012