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Online Catalog – Watsonline

Watsonline, the Museum’s online library catalog, provides access to bibliographic records for items in the collections of the Museum’s libraries. Watsonline also cites items that are on order or in process, as well as partial holdings of archival collections.

Information about the Watsonline status field

Watsonline Z39.50 parameters:

  • Host address:
  • Port: 210
  • Database name: INNOPAC