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OCLC Research Develops ACRL Report 'Academic Library Impact: Improving Practice and Essential Areas to Research'

26 September 2017

ACRL and OCLC announce the release of Academic Library Impact: Improving Practice and Essential Areas to Research. Developed for ACRL by OCLC Research, this valuable resource investigates how libraries can increase student learning and success and effectively communicate their value to higher education stakeholders. Read more

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05 December 2017

This webinar complements the OCLC Research position paper titled 'Research Information Management: Defining RIM and the Library's Role.' In this webinar we will provide an overview of the position paper and discuss the value proposition and role of libraries in RIM, as demonstrated through a specific case study from La Trobe University.

  • Time: 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

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09 November 2017

Char Booth addressed the concept that open access has had a huge impact on publishing and scholarly communication, yet who you are, what you earn, and how you research still create serious barriers to information availability.

  • Location: Dublin, Ohio
  • Venue: OCLC Kilgour Auditorium
  • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

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