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OCLC Abstracts is a weekly e-publication that provides news and information about OCLC services, programs and research, along with a story that highlights the latest research in the technology, economic or social landscape.

Recent Issues of OCLC Abstracts

  • Vol. 18, No. 16

    In this issue: John Cabot University selects WorldShare Management Services; Mobile's limitations and strengths; IFLA/OCLC Fellows kick off 2015 program; Member story: Move from cataloging to curating for your users

  • Vol. 18, No. 15

    In this issue: OCLC signs agreements with publishers in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Business; Screen wars: The battle for eye space; ACRL issues 75th anniversary publication; Member story: Update library workflows to meet user needs

  • Vol. 18, No. 14

    In this issue: Videos available for Research in Context from the OCLC Symposium, ALA Midwinter 2015; The power of the Social Library; New on OCLC Technology; Member story: Deliver articles within minutes

  • Vol. 18, No. 13

    In this issue: 15,000+ LexisNexis news, legal sources available soon via WorldCat Discovery; 2015 U.S. Digital Future in Focus; Videos now online from EMEA annual meeting; Member story: Connecting students to content

  • Vol. 18, No. 12

    In this issue: Four Kentucky university libraries select WorldShare Management Services; The state of the mobile user experience; Member story: NPR connects readers to libraries

  • Vol. 18, No. 11

    In this issue: 40 millionth WorldCat Digital Collection Gateway record added to WorldCat; Pew report: Local News in a Digital Age; Self-paced library training free, open to all; Member story: Make your collections visible wherever your users are ...

  • Vol. 18, No. 10

    In this issue: Ed Summers wins the 2015 Kilgour Award; Digital is the choice of millennials; Mary Sauer-Games begins term as President of NFAIS Board of Directors; Member story: Save time and improve sharing

  • Vol. 18, No. 9

    In this issue: LIBROS consortium now live with WMS; Growth in distance education enrollment slows; Innisfil Public Library receives the 2015 OLITA Project Award; Member story: Focus your resources on implementing new technologies

  • Vol. 18, No. 8

    In this issue: Now available online – Libraries and the Internet of Things; Tips for tweets that drive engagement; Register online for OCLC events at ACRL; Member story – Provide easier and better access to your special collections

  • Vol. 18, No. 7

    In this issue: First African library goes live with WMS; NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Higher Education Edition; Health Happens in Libraries with community engagement; Member story: Bring health information to your community