Get together with the OCLC cooperative online and in person. Our meetings, events and programs for the global library community are all designed to help you stay current with the trends and developments in the technology and information landscape. Our events calendar contains a master list of our activities worldwide. We also issue announcements and news releases to our members and the media, as well as publish reports, regional newsletters and a member magazine.
01 December 2014
Developer House will aim at producing projects concentrated around users’ discovery needs. Projects may include targeted enhancements in existing interfaces as well as creating new discovery interfaces. Attendees will explore emerging trends in Linked Data and Entity-based description, including the possibilities for bringing new, uncatalogued data into a discovery interface.
11 December 2014
WorldCat Discovery Services enable people to discover more than 1.5 billion electronic, digital and physical resources in your library and libraries around the world through a single search.
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]
17 March 2015
2015 ILLiad International Conference
Lorcan Dempsey's insights into the future of libraries captured in new book, 'The Network Reshapes the Library'
A collection of influential blog posts by OCLC Vice President, Research, and Chief Strategist Lorcan Dempsey has been published in the book, The Network Reshapes the Library: Lorcan Dempsey on Libraries, Services and Networks. In this compendium, edi...
Four new members participated in their first OCLC Board of Trustees meeting today in Dublin: Brady J. Deaton, Chancellor Emeritus, University of Missouri; Kathleen Keane, Director, Johns Hopkins University Press; John F. Szabo, City Librarian of the ...
The library community’s leading authentication and access solution has been enhanced again.