I-Share via Z39.50

To connect to I-Share from a Z39.50 client, you will need the following information:

Server Address: z3950.carli.illinois.edu
Database Name: voyager
Port ID: 210
Element Set: F
Record Syntax: USMARC or OPAC
Username: varies by target database

Users connecting from EndNote may want to download these preconfigured EndNote connection files.

CARLI recommends the following Z39.50 attribute settings for searching I-Share. Other settings may also work, if for some reason these settings are not possible in your client. You may need to experiment.

I-Share Bib-1 Attribute combinations
Search Types Use Relation Position Structure Truncation Completeness
Any Words 1016-Any 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Author Words 1003-Author 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Start of Title 4-Title 3-Equal 1-First in Field 1-Phrase 1-Truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Title Words 4-Title 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Series Title 5-Title Series 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Publisher 1018-Publisher 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Publication Year 31-Date of Publication 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Subject Words 21-Subject Heading 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
ISBN 7-ISBN 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
ISSN 8-ISSN 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
OCLC Number 1211-OCLC Number 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
GPO Item Number 50-Number Government Publication 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Music Publisher Number 51-Number Music Publisher 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Voyager Record Number 12-Local Number 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield
Default non numeric 1016-Any 3-Equal 3-Any 1-Phrase 100-Do not truncate 1-Incomplete subfield