20 October 2014
Attend this free webinar on Monday, 20 October from 3-4pm EDT to learn about various options for transferring born-digital content from antiquated media into a form that can be more easily managed. #bdoutsource
21 October 2014
Attend this free webinar on Tuesday, 21 October from 1:00-2:30 EDT to learn what steps your library can take to gain visibility on the world's largest free encyclopedia. #insightseries
10 December 2014
Co-sponsored by OCLC Research, the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), and the George Washington University Libraries, this workshop builds on the framework presented in the OCLC Research report, The Evolving Scholarly Record. #esrworkshop
- Location: Washington, D.C.
- Venue: International Brotherhood of Teamsters Labor History Research Center, Gelman Library, George Washington University
- Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]
15 July 2014
This webinar demonstrates how the Evaluating Digital Services infoKit can be used to evaluate online behaviors and to address various ways of evaluating user engagement. #vandr
Also of Interest
SHARES is a membership-wide program of expedited, cost-saving interlibrary lending that also develops innovative new methods to improve collections sharing.
Cookbook Finder is an experimental, works-based application that provides access to thousands of cookbooks and other works about food and nutrition described in library records.
The WorldCat Live! API provides a real-time stream of newly added records of library collections and published materials to WorldCat, the world's largest online database for discovery of library resources.
This is third list in our feature, 5 Lists for Halloween: Monsters Battle to Rule Libraries, featuring a new monster each week. #wtworldcat #werewolfseries
Co-sponsored by OCLC Research, CNI, and the George Washington University Libraries, this workshop builds on the framework presented in the OCLC Research report, The Evolving Scholarly Record. #esrworkshop
OCLC Research publishes preprint of "Collection Directions: The Evolution of Library Collections and Collecting"
This article takes a broad view of the evolution of collecting behaviors in a network environment and suggests some future directions based on various simple models.
Things to play with and think about.
OCLC's research laboratory. ResearchWorks demonstrates a few of our ideas for applying new technologies to organize information.
OCLC Research is one of the world’s leading centers devoted exclusively to the challenges facing libraries and archives in a rapidly changing information technology environment. Our mission is to expand knowledge that advances OCLC’s public purposes of furthering access to the world’s information and reducing library costs.