On Tue, Jan 31, 2012 at 3:45 PM, Stuart Spore <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> If I can be forgiven a possibly naive question, is it possible to quickly
> and freely get a list of all the OCLC control numbers associated with an
> OCLC symbol (your own or someone else's) without resorting to any elaborate
> (& contractual) batchload service or the like?
If it's your own symbol I guess you could dump your OPAC as MARC and
rifle through it with a script? If it's someone else's you could ask
them for a dump of their opac as MARC and rifle through it. I seem to
remember the Worldcat API had some support for giving holdings
That probably wasn't very helpful, since it's probably not going to be
"quick" but sometimes the obvious answer isn't very obvious.