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MAY 5

05 May 2015

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Program Officer Dennis Massie will give an overview of how OCLC Research is analyzing five years’ worth of innovative collection sharing by the eleven members of the Borrow Direct consortium. #orlp

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  • Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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MAY 21

21 May 2015

Attend this webinar to learn more about OCLC's contributions to the transformation of the Internet from a web of documents to a web of data as described in the forthcoming book, Library Linked Data in the Cloud: OCLC's Experiments with New Models of Resource Description, written by Carol Jean Godby, Shenghui Wang and Jeffrey K. Mixter. #oclcresearch #linkeddata

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

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21 April 2015

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This session shared New York Public Library’s (NYPL) efforts to assess, prioritize and develop long-term strategies for its audio and moving image (AMI) research collections, which are among the largest and most significant in the world. #orlp

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  • Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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Kiwis in the Collection: The New Zealand Presence in the Published Record

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