OAISter (catalog of digital resources)

OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records representing open archive resources that was built by harvesting from open archive collections worldwide using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). Today, OAIster boasts more than 23 million records representing digital resources from more than 1,100 contributors.

Some of the resources included are:

Digitized (scanned) books and journal articlesOAISTER was originally developed at The University of Michigan Libraries with the support of a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


URL: http://firstsearch.oclc.org/fsip?dbname=OAIster&done=referer
Publisher: OCLC
Publisher URL: http://www.oclc.org
Vendor: OCLC
Content: Catalog of digital records
Print Equivalent:
Format: FT