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Sharing work to lighten the load
Ohio Wesleyan University simplifies resource sharing by using the cloud.

Asia Pacific Regional Council Meeting
Hear from your colleagues on the key takeaways from this 2016 membership gathering.

Global librarianship
An IFLA/OCLC Fellow tells on how the program empowered her career.

Montana Memory Project
Libraries use digital archives to share traditions and make connections with today’s generation.


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28 February 2017

Where there's a Web, there's a way

Join us for a one-hour webinar to learn how you can simplify daily activities for your librarians.

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

28 February 2017

Visualizing (and Finding!) Funding for Libraries

This webinar introduces libraries to a dynamic and freely available data-visualization tool, Visualizing Funding for Libraries, which helps identify funding opportunities for libraries at national, state, and local levels.

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

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Advancing the National Digital Platform: The State of Digitization in US Public and State Libraries

This report identifies the extent to which public libraries are digitizing their collections and contributing to the national digital platform.

Strength in Numbers: The Research Libraries UK (RLUK) Collective Collection

This OCLC report highlights the opportunities and challenges of managing as a shared asset the unique collections of Research Libraries UK (RLUK), a consortium of major research libraries in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Integrating the Library in the Life of the User

Compiled by OCLC Research Scientist Lynn Silipigni Connaway and annotated by Research Support Specialist Erin M. Hood, this bibliography provides a list of 39 sources to consult for ideas on developing new ways of sharing virtual and physical services in order to engage users with the library.

Member stories

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Focus your time on your library's strengths

Discover how the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University Libraries found more time to devote to faculty and student support.

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Deliver library resources from around the world as if it’s easy

Find out how Seaside Public Library maintains a quick and helpful interlibrary loan service for patrons and other libraries.

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