News & Events

Keep up with all the trends and developments with OCLC meetings, events and programs for the global library community.

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Get together with the OCLC cooperative online and in person. Our meetings, events and programs for the global library community are all designed to help you stay current with the trends and developments in the technology and information landscape. Our events calendar contains a master list of our activities worldwide. We also issue announcements and news releases to our members and the media, as well as publish reports, regional newsletters and a member magazine.


Upcoming events

28 January 2015

OLA Super Conference 2015

Your OCLC colleagues look forward to seeing you later this month at the OLA Super Conference in Toronto. Please join us for the OCLC Update Luncheon on Thursday, January 29.


28 January 2015

Where there's a Web, there's a way

Join us for a one-hour webinar to learn how you can simplify daily activities for your librarians. Hear how OCLC’s cloud-based strategy will allow you to:

  • Reform workflows by utilizing cooperatively shared data, built and maintained by librarians
  • Manage electronic and print collections through a single, Web-based interface
  • Make discovery, access and delivery more convenient for your users.

Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

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Recent news

  • OCLC acquires Sustainable Collection Services

    OCLC has acquired Sustainable Collection Services (SCS), the industry leader in helping libraries manage their print collections.

  • OCLC and the British Library offer new option for fast, flexible document delivery

    OCLC and the British Library now offer a new option for fast, flexible purchase from the British Library Document Supply Service that enables library staff to confirm the availability of required documents before placing an order, and provides a wide...

  • OCLC / CMD Innovation Award Recipient 2014

    The Bibliothèque Le Prévost, City of Montreal, was the 2014 OCLC / Congrès des milieux documentaires (CMD) du Québec Innovation Award recipient for its project, "For a Library Adapted to the Needs of the People Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing&qu...

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