Director, Metadata Services
David Whitehair and his group manage OCLC's cataloging and metadata services including OCLC WorldShare Metadata, Connexion, WorldCat Cataloging Partners, Contract Services, Dewey Services, and more. David has been with OCLC for over 25 years. His library career began when he was a freshman at The Ohio State University where he worked in the acquisitions department of the library. He received a BS in education from The Ohio State University and received an MLS from Kent State University.
David is available to speak on topics related to cataloging efficiencies, the future of cataloging, ebook workflows, the WorldCat knowledge base, and WorldShare Metadata services.