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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. 34

    In this issue: Just published—IMLS Focus: Learning in Libraries; How do libraries approach faculty about open access; Happy 44th Birthday, WorldCat; Featured member: Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Morrison Regional Branch

  • Vol. 18, No. 33

    In this issue: Five librarians selected as 2016 IFLA/OCLC Fellows; Ad blocking to cost ad industry $21.8 billion in 2015; OCLC upgrades to ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification; Featured member: Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary

  • Vol. 18, No. 32

    In this issue: Three locations added to Member Forum schedule; 2015's most expectation-raising innovations, so far; Advocacy in Action: Resources to build public support for libraries; Featured member: University of Winchester

  • Vol. 18, No. 31

    In this issue: What is actually happening out there in institutional data repositories?; Homepage layout matters; OCLC Senior Research Scientist elected President-Elect of ASIS&T; Featured OCLC member: University of Nebraska Omaha

  • Vol. 18, No. 30

    In this issue: Join OCLC at IFLA 2015; The evolving role of news on Twitter and Facebook; UNC at Greensboro Libraries showcase women veterans collection using CONTENTdm; Featured OCLC Member: Denver Public Library 

  • Vol. 18, No. 29

    In this issue: New OCLC Community Center offers a place online to share ideas, best practice; Now available: comScore's Global Mobile Report; Miss the OCLC Research update at ALA Annual?; Member story: Collaborate to reduce costs and get to your 'wis...

  • Vol. 18, No. 28

    In this issue: OCLC Research publishes new report; Email remains a marketing mainstay; Celebrating librarianship: Six librarians receive awards sponsored by OCLC; Member story: Manage electronic collections efficiently

  • Vol. 18, No. 27

    In this issue: OCLC Research publishes Stewardship of the Evolving Scholarly Record: From the Invisible Hand to Conscious Coordination; Facebook catching YouTube in video viewer race; Eastern Academic Scholars' Trust launches shared print initiative ...

  • Vol. 18, No. 26

    In this issue: Video for OCLC Symposium, "Millennials in Transition," now available; Users value their time ... and your content; VU University in Amsterdam selects WorldShare Management Services; Member story: Renovate for today's informat...

  • Vol. 18, No. 25

    In this issue: OCLC's work with library linked data detailed in new book; Primary Research Group releases Learning Commons Benchmarks; OCLC among Computerworld's Best Places to Work in IT; Member story: Get time back to focus on priorities