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OCT 19

19 October 2017

Join OCLC EZproxy experts to ask questions about the service, set-up and hosting options.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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JAN 16

16 January 2018

Join OCLC EZproxy experts to ask questions about the service, set-up and hosting options.

  • Time: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

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APR 24

24 April 2018

Join OCLC EZproxy experts to ask questions about the service, set-up and hosting options.

  • Time: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]
 

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OCT 17

17 October 2017

Managing and acquiring your physical materials: A demonstration in WorldShare Management Services

A 45-minute demonstration in WorldShare Management Services focusing on acquisitions and management of your physical materials.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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OCT 12

12 October 2017

OCLC Contactdag 2017

Third Places: Beleving is omgeving

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AUG 22

22 August 2017

Expanding discovery and visibility of all your library’s collections: A demonstration of the WMS discovery interface

A 45-minute demonstration focusing on how WorldCat Discovery Services serves as the discovery interface for WorldShare Management Services.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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AUG 16

16 August 2017

Managing your e-resources and licenses: A demonstration in WorldShare Management Services

A 45-minute demonstration in WorldShare Management Services focusing on two key areas of electronic resource management.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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AUG 14

14 August 2017

Join OCLC EZproxy experts to ask questions about the service, set-up and hosting options.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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APR 26

26 April 2017

Participants were given the information they will need for a successful transfer of course reserves data from WorldCat Local to WorldCat Discovery.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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MAR 30

30 March 2017

De vijf wetten van bibliotheekwetenschap in een nieuw jasje

  • Location: OCLC
    Schipholweg 99
    316 XA LEIDEN
  • Time: 10:00 – 14:30 Central European [Summer] Time [UTC +2]

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FEB 14

14 February 2017

Managing your e-resources and licenses: A demonstration in WorldShare Management Services

See a demonstration of WorldShare Management Services.

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

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DEC 15

15 December 2016

Since August, many libraries have benefited from increased relevance of WorldCat Discovery search results. At this webinar, members of the WorldCat Discovery team will review relevance enhancements and discuss the impact of configuration settings on search results.

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

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OCT 27

27 October 2016

Thank you for registering for the October 27th A behind-the-scenes look at WorldCat Discovery relevance webinar. Participants who attended this webinar heard WorldCat Discovery team members Cathy King and Jay Holloway shared background on how the new WorldCat Discovery search algorithm was developed, along with information about plans for future enhancements to search relevance in WorldCat Discovery.

  • Time: 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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AUG 11

11 August 2016

A panel of experts from OCLC and the WorldCat Discovery community shared tips for managing WorldCat Discovery access to all authorized users regardless of their locations. OCLC implementation managers spoke about WorldCat Discovery and EZproxy configuration. Members Eleta Grimbeek (Sabinet) and Michael Davidson (Plymouth State University) shared practical advice based on their experiences.

  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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JUN 9

09 June 2016

On June 9th, OCLC hosted our first “Ask the Experts” panel discussion featuring examples of notable WorldCat Discovery search box Implementations. Participants joined OCLC and a panel of experts from the WorldCat Discovery User Community as we took a tour of library sites to see exactly what a bit of ingenuity could accomplish! The stars of this session were library peers who guided us on a tour of their technical handiwork and offered lessons learned for their successful search box implementation.

  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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JUN 8

08 June 2016

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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MAY 16

16 May 2016

In this session, Don Hamparian, Senior Product Manager at OCLC, discussed how libraries benefit from the EZproxy hosted solution, showed how it works, and reviewed the steps to implement.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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JAN 20

20 January 2016

The meeting included updates on recent and planned enhancements to WorldCat Discovery and the OCLC Community Center.

  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

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OCT 6

06 October 2015

During this webinar, Don Hamparian, Senior Product Manager, walked through the changes made in the EZproxy 6.1 release and provided details about enhancements planned for the next release.

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

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SEP 23

23 September 2015

This program provided information from two health sciences libraries about how they implemented WorldCat Discovery as a part of their institutions’ support for predominantly electronic collections and adoption of OCLC’s WorldShare Management System.

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

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JUL 15

15 July 2015

Watch this 30-minute webinar with guest presenter Theresa Embrey, Chief Librarian at the Pritzker Military Museum & Library. Theresa will share her library’s experience with WorldShare Management Services (WMS). During this session, you will:

  • Hear why the Pritzker Military Museum & Library chose to implement WMS
  • Learn the ways WMS is streamlining work to save staff time
  • Explore how WMS has enabled this library to spend less time on routine cataloging tasks so staff can focus on other priorities.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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JUN 26

26 June 2015 - 29 June 2015

Presentations and other supporting materials from ALA Annual

  • Location: San Francisco, California

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JUN 4

04 June 2015

At this session, Don Hamparian, Senior Product Manager at OCLC, walked through the changes made in the EZproxy V6.0.8 release and gave details about enhancements planned for the next release.

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

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MAY 13

13 May 2015

We hosted this webinar to answer questions and provide guidance to those who elect to migrate their Institution Records to Local Bibliographic Data.

  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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MAY 5

05 May 2015

View this 30-minute webinar with guest presenters from Saddleback College. Jenny Langrell, Library Department Chair and Systems Librarian, and Lydia Welhan, Technical Services Librarian, will share their library’s experience with WorldShare Management Services (WMS). During this session, you will:

  • Hear why Saddleback College chose to implement WMS
  • Learn the ways WMS is creating efficiencies for staff, faculty and students
  • Explore how WMS has enabled this library to spend less time managing systems so staff can focus on priorities.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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MAR 10

10 March 2015

Join this first event in the Transformative Leaders webinar series for current and future library leaders. This webinar will explore the changing landscape of libraries and the role of leadership in managing effective change.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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FEB 25

25 February 2015

Libraries with WorldShare Management Services (WMS) have shared the ways it helped them save staff time and money, and incorporate new functionality. This, in turn, provided the libraries with opportunities to undertake new projects ... to realize real results. Join us to hear Lea Briggs, Project Management Librarian at LIBROS/University of New Mexico, share her library’s experience as well as the advantages of taking an academic library consortium to the cloud. OCLC’s Andrew Pace will provide an overview and update.

  • Time: 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

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JAN 30

30 January 2015 - 03 February 2015

Meet with your OCLC cooperative colleagues at the OCLC booth. Attend our various conference events and presentations.

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois

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JUN 29

29 June 2014 - 29 June 2014

Attendees received an overview of WorldShare Metadata and new functionality in the WorldCat knowledge base, and heard current users discuss their experiences with WorldShare Metadata.

  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
  • Venue: LVH - Las Vegas Hotel, Ballroom F

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OCT 16

16 October 2013

During the session, Erin Stalberg, Director of Discovery and Access Services at Mount Holyoke College and Margaret Maurer, Head, Metadata and Cataloging at Kent State University talked about their experiences with implementing RDA.

  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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AUG 28

28 August 2013

The WorldCat Metadata API supports a variety of cataloging functionality for libraries to catalog their collections in WorldCat. This API provides you with the tools to create applications to add new, and enrich existing, WorldCat bibliographic records, and maintain WorldCat institution holdings and local bibliographic data.

  • Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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JUL 23

23 July 2013

During the session, David Whitehair discussed how functionality from WorldShare Metadata Collection Manager automatically delivers WorldCat MARC records and maintains WorldCat holdings—one time and/or ongoing—for all or subsets of your collection, including licensed, digital and physical materials, saving time and improving returns on collection investments.

  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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