Events

DevConnect Webinars

In DevConnect webinars, you’ll learn about OCLC APIs and other technologies, like IIIF and serverless, and build skills that allow you to get more out of OCLC services.

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Past events

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JUN 3

03 June 2020

Join us as we wrap up our DevConnect Online 2020 series. You will come away with specific ideas for refining and productionizing projects. Content covered will be aimed at advanced API users, but all are welcome to attend.

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

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MAY 20

20 May 2020

This webinar will review the system architecture for the CONTENTdm Wikibase project, describe the Wikidata OpenRefine endpoint, update progress from the W3C community group, and explore the OCLC alternative OpenRefine endpoint in more detail, with a discussion of lessons learned.

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

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MAY 13

13 May 2020

In 2019, McGill University Library migrated its library system to WorldShare. Learn how they improved data quality and ensured all data was migrated by automatically updating Local Holding Records and Local Bibliographic Data using OCLC’s Metadata and Collection Management APIs to add notes.

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

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APR 29

29 April 2020

Understanding collection compositions can be challenging. In this webinar you’ll learn how OCLC’s Shared Print API makes it easier for libraries to see which materials will be retained by other institutions and which should be retained locally.

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

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APR 1

01 April 2020

Developing reports and workflow tools for libraries using Google Apps Script

This is an introduction to the Google Apps Script development platform. Presenters from the Lehigh University Libraries will review how to build Google Sheets add-on reports and workflow tools by interacting with bibliographic data APIs.

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

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MAR 18

18 March 2020

Getting started with OCLC APIs

This is an introduction to OCLC APIs in which you’ll come away with a basic knowledge of how our APIs work and some tips on getting started.

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

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APR 3

03 April 2019

This workshop is a follow-up to the "Introduction to Serverless Technologies" workshop.

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

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MAR 20

20 March 2019

This workshop reviews the basic concepts of serverless, the major providers in the serverless space, related technologies, and relevant languages and frameworks.

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

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