OCLC Research Library Partnership welcomes Washington University in Saint Louis and Occidental College

We are pleased to welcome Washington University in Saint Louis and Occidental College to the OCLC Research Library Partnership! Mr. Trevor A. Dawes, Associate University Librarian from Washington University in Saint Louis, and Dr. Robert Kieft, College Librarian from Occidental College, are the Partner Representatives who are engaging with the Partnership as we collaborate to make operational processes more efficient.

The OCLC Research Library Partnership is currently comprised of 162 Partner institutions.

Washington University in Saint Louis and Occidental College are also participating in SHARES, the OCLC Research Library Partnership’s international sharing partnership that expands and enhances local collections with materials owned by Partners around the world. SHARES comprises over 100 OCLC Research Library Partner libraries in ten countries.


For more information:Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research


We are a worldwide library cooperative, owned, governed and sustained by members since 1967. Our public purpose is a statement of commitment to each other—that we will work together to improve access to the information held in libraries around the globe, and find ways to reduce costs for libraries through collaboration.