After you create a subscribed catalog, you can synchronize it with the original catalog to see if there are any changes. For example, if the metadata of the original catalog is changes, when you perform the synchronization, the metadata of the subscribed catalog is updated.


  • This operation requires the rights included in the predefined Organization Administrator role or an equivalent set of rights.

  • You must have created a subscribed catalog.
  • The system administrator must grant your organization permission to subscribe to external catalogs.


  1. From the main menu (), select Libraries, and select Catalogs from the left panel.
    The list of catalogs displays in a grid view.
  2. Click the list bar (Context menu) on the left of a subscribed catalog, and select Sync.
    If the catalog is not a subscribed one, the option is dimmed.
    The subscribed catalog is synchronized with the original one.