When OCLC absorbed the RLIN database the holdings information for RDI
wasn't added to WorldCat. ARSC worked with OCLC to restore the holdings,
(OCLC thought it was technically possible) but the work was never
To the best of my recollection you can tell which of the five libraries
a record was from based on the reel number of the microfilm which was
also part of the coding in the catalog record, but you can't figure this
out from WorldCat. Syracuse has their version of RDI loaded locally, so
you can see if this was from their collection by checking their catalog.
On 11/2/2012 11:47 AM, Thomas Stern wrote:
> Does the original RIGLER-DEUTSCH listing show which collections hold a particular item?
> Reason for question: WORLDCAT now contains the Rigler-Deutsch data, but for some itms does NOT
> have anyone holding a copy.
> The project to create a ROYCROFT discography finds an OTAKAR MARAK disc attributed to ROYCROFT,
> but no holders.
> If anyone has the Rigler Deutsch listing and can identify where the data came from,
> perhaps they will be able to determine if this is a mis-attribution to Roycroft
> for some other label, or provide the catalog number ???
> The item in question:
> 5252 Jak Monzo Veriti Z Opery Prodana Nevesta - Smetany OTAKAR MARAK ORCHESTRU
> 5267 Pisen Chapelona Z Opery Postillon Z Lenjumeau - Marak OTAKAR MARAK ORCHESTRU
> Best wishes, Thomas.
Head, Special Collections (Acting)
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9010