OCLC and Linked Data: The transition to contextual metadata

Learn more about the impacts of contextual linked metadata on the library community.

This event is on-demand.

Join OCLC experts Shane Huddleston, John Chapman and Nathan Putnam as they share insights into OCLC’s recent linked data work, including the impacts of contextual (linked) metadata on the library community. During this 1-hour event, you will hear: 

  • key takeaways and lessons learned from OCLC’s recent CONTENTdm Linked Data Pilot 
  • an update on our two-year project to build a production Shared Entity Management Infrastructure  
  • an overview of OCLC’s work model within the entity management infrastructure and how descriptive WorldCat metadata will help modernize and improve management of library resources   

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02 March 2021


11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]