Free OCLC MARC records

Institutions that require a more enhanced version of MARC records may obtain OCLC MARC records from OCLC, free of charge.

MARC records for Springer eBook collections will be available through OCLC’s WorldCat Collection Sets service. Interested libraries should contact their Regional Service Provider. All MARC records for Springer eBooks can be easily identified on the OCLC website.To learn more about options through OCLC, please refer to, or

OCLC control numbers

Libraries also have the option of downloading the records themselves from WorldCat using lists of OCLC control numbers provided by Springer on, and the batch processing capabilities of the OCLC Connexion client cataloging software.
Available OCLC control numbers (xlsx, 2.9 MB)

OCLC Sample 

Click for a sample OCLC MARC record (pdf, 20 kB)