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Skip Prichard, an experienced senior executive in the information services market, has been named the next OCLC President and CEO.
OCLC and partners make your summer reading program more socialHow to keep ILL mailing labels printing correctly
OCLC has recently collaborated with a number of WorldCat partners—including DOGObooks—to give librarians a free, easy way to enhance their planned summer reading programs with an online social component.
WorldCat, the most comprehensive online database of resources available through libraries around the world, has reached another major milestone with the addition of its 2 billionth holding.
OCLC Canada Symposium at CLA.....
"Linked Data and Innovation in Canadian Libraries"
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 12h – 16h
Winnipeg Convention Centre
OCLC Canada will hold a symposium and luncheon during th
The OCLC Control Number is anticipated to reach 1 billion sometime after 1 July 2013. At that point, OCLC will increase the length of the OCLC Control Number to accommodate a variable-length number string.
The WorldCat Resource Sharing interlibrary loan service will be replaced by a new service, OCLC WorldShare® Interlibrary Loan, in 2013.
OCLC releases statement on withdrawal of lawsuit by Innovative Interfaces and SkyRiver Technology Solutions
Jay Jordan, OCLC President and CEO, has issued the following statement on the withdrawal today of a lawsuit filed in 2010 by Innovative Interfaces and SkyRiver Technology Solutions.
ProQuest and OCLC are launching a far-reaching data exchange program that will enhance the library discovery experience for users of OCLC’s WorldCat Local service, ProQuest’s Summon service, the full-text of ProQuest Central and ebrary e-books. Th.....
OCLC, together with OCLC Global Council and members, is taking the cooperative’s ongoing strategy to help libraries operate and innovate at Webscale to a much broader level with the introduction of OCLC WorldShare, a new platform and a new bran .....
OCLC Research and the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) have awarded research grants to Lynne Bowker of the University of Ottawa, Kyung-Sun Kim of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and Sei-Ching Joanna Sin of Nan.....
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