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Get together with the OCLC cooperative online or in person! We offer a variety of events both physical and virtual for different engagement and comfort levels. You can decide what’s best for you based on what you need to know. Use this list to keep informed of upcoming meetings, conferences, events and webinars that OCLC plans to host or attend.

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01 December 2015

Learn how to visualize your collection in the context of the collective collection, model deselection and print management scenarios, and generate custom lists to support weeding, storage and other collection management activities.

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

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03 December 2015 - 04 December 2015

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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DEC 11

11 December 2015

Join your colleagues for a day of robust discussions about the OCLC services you use.

  • Location: Hillsboro , Oregon
  • Venue: Hillsboro Main Library, Washington County Cooperative Library Services
  • Time: 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM Pacific Standard Time, North America [UTC -8]

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JAN 19

19 January 2016

Join OCLC resource sharing colleagues for updates on WorldShare ILL and ILLiad and discussions of timely ILL topics.

  • Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]
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This list includes all OCLC Research events that are open to the public. An all-inclusive list of OCLC Research events, including events exclusively for OCLC Research Library Partners, as well as recent events and outputs, is available on the OCLC Research events page.

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03 December 2015

Standards for archival description have been in place for more than thirty years, but what does actual practice look like? In this webinar, OCLC Research Program Officer Jackie Dooley will give an overview of her deep dive into the four million records for archival materials in WorldCat. #orlp

  • Venue: Online via WebEx
  • Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

WebJunction webinars are live audiovisual programs that are conducted online via WebEx web conferencing. Anyone who has an Internet connection can participate, listening to the audio broadcast through speakers or headset, or via phone. These free events allow you to meet and learn from library leaders and fellow library practitioners.

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03 December 2015

In this webinar, learn how Cazenovia Public Library operates learning-focused programs for the whole family at a local food pantry.

  • Venue: Webinar
  • Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]