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OCLC Research Digital Visitors and Residents app
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What is GreenGlass Group Functionality?
GreenGlass Group Functionality: Supporting shared-print projects that focus on monographs.

From Branches to Roots: An in-depth demo of using WorldCat for genealogical research
Watch this video to learn how to use WorldCat for genealogical research.

The WorldShare Management Services Community
Hear from librarians who attended a recent WMS community meeting—and what makes these meetings special.


  • 2016 Global Council election results announced

    OCLC Global Council convened on 11–13 April in Dublin, Ohio, USA. Delegates elected Madeleine Lefebvre, Chief Librarian, Ryerson University, and Jacques Malschaert, Managing Director, Bibliotheekservice Fryslân, to the OCLC Board of Trustees. Madelei...

  • CONTENTdm Featured Collections: April 2016

    This month, four collections are featured on the OCLC website. The featured collections for April are...

  • EZproxy 6.1.13 available

    The library community’s leading authentication and access solution has been enhanced again.

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26 May 2016

Producing Linked Data

Ready to harness the power of linked data but don’t know where to start? This series of webinars will move you from a bystander to an active participant in the new frontier of linked data.

Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

08 June 2016

Next Steps for WorldCat Discovery and FirstSearch

OCLC plans to develop a new version of FirstSearch with the full-featured searching of WorldCat required by many researchers and library staff.

Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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Discover how the Moravian Music Foundation exposed its rare and unique collections to music lovers worldwide.


Answer worldwide questions in users' native language

Learn about the Spanish government's effort to give all Spanish speakers access to general reference information whenever it's needed.

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