News & Events

Keep up with all the trends and developments with OCLC meetings, events and programs for the global library community.

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Get together with the OCLC cooperative online and in person. Our meetings, events and programs for the global library community are all designed to help you stay current with the trends and developments in the technology and information landscape. Our events calendar contains a master list of our activities worldwide. We also issue announcements and news releases to our members and the media, as well as publish reports, regional newsletters and a member magazine.


Upcoming events

09 October 2015

OCLC Member Forum – Montclair, New Jersey

Join your colleagues for a day of robust discussions about the OCLC services you use.

Time: 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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Recent news

  • Bill Rozek named OCLC Chief Financial Officer

    William (Bill) J. Rozek, who has held financial leadership positions for several organizations in a variety of fields including electronic publishing and education, has been named OCLC Chief Financial Officer.

  • OCLC prints last library catalog cards

    OCLC printed its last library catalog cards today, officially closing the book on what was once a familiar resource for generations of information seekers who now use computer catalogs and online search engines to access library collections around th...

  • WorldCat Discovery supports personal lists and local holdings records

    With the September 2015 release, WorldCat Discovery Services now supports personal lists for end-users at WorldShare Management Services (WMS) libraries and library staff ...

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