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The library community’s leading authentication and access solution has been enhanced again.
The National Library of New Zealand is working with OCLC to improve interlibrary lending and reduce costs by moving the infrastructure of the national Te Puna Interloan network to the hosted version of OCLC’s VDX resource sharing system.
OCLC has finalized agreements with international content providers to add more electronic collections to the WorldCat database, the most comprehensive online catalog of resources available through libraries worldwide.
This month, four collections from the CONTENTdm Collection of Collections are featured on the OCLC website. The featured collections for October are...
The WorldCat knowledge base continues to grow with new providers and collections added monthly and we’re excited to announce the addition of new collections from EBSCOhost, eBooks on EBSCOhost, Ovid and ProQuest.
OCLC adds new features to WorldShare ILL and extends access to WorldCat Resource Sharing through May 2014
OCLC adds new printing and workflow features to WorldShare Interlibrary Loan and extends access to WorldCat Resource Sharing through May 19, 2014.
Beginning in September 2013, OCLC is systematically adding FAST headings to WorldCat bibliographic records.
OCLC has established a partnership with Plum Analytics, an altmetrics organization that develops analytical tools for scholars and researchers, to leverage WorldCat data to help researchers better analyze and measure the impact of their work.
E-resource advisory council continues to work with OCLC to advance electronic resource management strategy
OCLC’s E-resource Advisory Council, a group of library leaders who are helping to guide the cooperative in advancing its electronic resource management strategy, has been expanded to continue work on strategy and related solutions.
New OCLC WorldShare Interlibrary Loan features include printing options, OPAC links, workflow enhancementsNew features in WorldShare Interlibrary Loan will add efficiency to ILL workflows and save time for ILL staff. Features added in August include processing options completely new to WorldShare ILL in addition to some functionality familiar to WorldCat...
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