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

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Stay current! Get together with the OCLC cooperative online and in person to keep up with trends and developments in the library world with our meetings, events and programs for the global library community. Our events calendar contains a master list of all of our activities worldwide. We also issue announcements and news releases to our members and the media, and publish reports, regional newsletters and a member magazine.

Upcoming events

03 December 2015

OCLC Asia Pacific Regional Council Conference

The seventh annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Regional Council will take place in Melbourne, Australia. The two-day conference is part of the week’s events which includes the Libraries Australia Forum, OCLC Research Library Partnership Meeting, user group meetings, and library tours.


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Recent news

  • Barbara Preece joins OCLC Board of Trustees

    Barbara Preece, Director, Loyola Notre Dame Library, officially took her seat on the OCLC Board of Trustees today during the Board’s November meeting. She was elected to the Board by OCLC Global Council in April 2015.

  • OCLC Research publishes 'The Library in the Life of the User'

    OCLC Research has published a new compilation, The Library in the Life of the User: Engaging with People Where They Live and Learn, which represents more than a decade of collaborative work studying the information-seeking behaviors of library u...

  • OCLC annual report now available

    This year's report highlights breakthroughs made by sharing knowledge, connecting users, delivering value and transforming spaces.

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Libraries: A Snapshot of Priorities and Perspectives

These reports examine librarians' top priorities, key current initiatives, thoughts on service and top methods for keeping current on happenings in the library field.

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