How to integrate BrowZine within OCLC WorldCat Discovery

A number of libraries who utilize OCLC WorldCat Discovery for searching their collection want to provide a direct link to BrowZine from within the WorldCat Discovery interface.  This can be easily done using the OCLC Admin Tools.

The goal of this tutorial is to allow you to modify the
Main Menu area which from the public view appears in the top of every page of the EDS interface and will look something like this:

To get started:  

1) Login to the OCLC Service Configuration site.
2) Select "" as shown:

3) This will expand to show a sub-menu and select "User Interface Options".  Scroll to the bottom of this list to the section called "Custom Links".

4) Create a custom link of your choosing and name it here choosing the type of "Other" and replace the URL with your specific BrowZine Library URL (rather than the example showing library "999999" here):

That's it!  Your new direct link to your BrowZine Library should be ready!

Library Configuration and FAQ

  1. About the BrowZine Taxonomy
  2. Your Institution Logo in BrowZine
  3. Publisher EZProxy Definitions and Common Issues
  4. EZProxy Configuration Instructions
  5. WAM Proxy Configuration Instructions
  6. Proxy Auto-Configuration (PAC) file Configuration Instructions
  7. Proxy Configuration Instructions
  8. How does authentication work with the BrowZine app? (iOS & Android)
  9. What is a Proxy Server and how does it work?
  10. What Proxy Servers do you Support?
  11. OpenAthens FAQ
  12. Shibboleth FAQ
  13. Does BrowZine support VPN? (iOS, Android & Web)
  14. EZProxy: Proxy by port or Proxy by Domain?
  15. Overview of the BrowZine Pairing Service (iOS & Android)
  16. LibGuide Integrations
  17. RefWorks and BrowZine (iOS & Android)
  18. Problems with the BrowZine Marketing Widget
  19. Getting Started with your Trial / Subscription (iOS, Android & Web)
  20. Inter-Library Loan / Link Resolvers and BrowZine (All Platforms)
  21. How do I integrate BrowZine's journal title/ISSN lookup into my library webpage?
  22. BrowZine Web & LibKey Accessibility
  23. How to integrate BrowZine within Primo
  24. How to integrate BrowZine with Summon
  25. How to integrate BrowZine within EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS)
  26. How to integrate BrowZine within OCLC WorldCat Discovery
  27. Creating a drop-down menu with BrowZine Durable URL's in HTML
  28. Extended A-Z BrowZine Web Search to cover all Library Titles
  29. BrowZine API Functionality
  30. BrowZine and OpenAthens Overview
  31. Finding your OpenAthens Redirector URL
  32. How do I add a BrowZine's journal title/ISSN search box to my OpenAthens home page?
  33. Determining your ProQuest ID
  34. List of Domains to Whitelist for BrowZine and LibKey Operation

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