We are pleased to announce the WorldCat Mashathon registration for Amsterdam is now open. Here is the *official* announcement:
Join fellow coders for the WorldCat Mashathon
in Amsterdam, May 13-14. Sponsored by the OCLC Developer Network
and International Institute of Social History
(IISH), the two-day event will be held Wednesday and Thursday at IISH headquarters in Amsterdam.
The European Mashathon follows on the heels of a previous WorldCat Hackathon in New York City
. Participants will spend the two days brainstorming and coding mash-ups with local systems, OCLC Web Services, and many other Web Services to embellish existing, and create new, library services.
includes national catalogues
from the Netherlands, the UK, Ireland, Iceland, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, France, Spain, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Lithuania, Russia and many more--so there are plenty of potential uses and apps just waiting to happen.
Why attend the WorldCat Mashathon?