OCLC Research Library Partnership welcomes three recent additions

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We are delighted to announce three additions to the OCLC Research Library Partnership!

  • Stellenbosch University, a leading public research university, is our first Partner in South Africa. The Partner Representative is Ellen R. Tise, Senior Director, Library and Information Service.
  • Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) is the largest private university in Europe and the largest Catholic university in the world. It extends our partnership to southern Europe. The Partner Representative is Dr. Ellis Sada, Head of Central Library, Milan Campus.
  • The University of Sheffield, a member of the Russell Group of 24 leading research universities in the United Kingdom, ranked number one in the UK for student satisfaction in the 2014-2015 Times Student Experience Survey. The Partner Representative is Tracey Clarke, Associate Director for Academic & Digital Strategies.

We look forward to collaborating with these three institutions' library staff on projects that benefit all research libraries and their users.

The OCLC Research Library Partnership currently comprises 170 Partner institutions around the world.

For more information:

Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research


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