Bruce Washburn

Consulting Software Engineer

Bruce Washburn

Bruce Washburn is a Consulting Software Engineer in OCLC Research.  He provides software development support for OCLC Research initiatives and participates as a contributing team member on selected research projects.  In addition, he provides software development support for selected OCLC Products and Services.  Bruce reports to James Michalko, Vice President, OCLC Research, San Mateo. 

Prior to OCLC Washburn worked in a variety of roles for the Research Libraries Group (RLG), most recently as manager of its Information Architecture team.  Before RLG, Washburn worked in the cataloging department of Stanford University Libraries

At OCLC Washburn has been a part of the product teams that developed and maintain CAMIO,  ArchiveGrid, the WorldCat Search API, and OAIster.  For OCLC Research, he is working on the Analyzing Archival Descriptive Practice and Museum Data Exchange projects. 

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