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  • WorldCat quality efforts to enhance millions more records

    We’ve recently kicked off two efforts to further improve WorldCat records. We’ve started controlling and enriching subject headings in individual bibliographic records with the many authority files we’ve made available in WorldCat. And we’re adding m...

  • 2021 in review, and what's ahead for 2022

    Another year is in the books (please excuse my library humor), and we’re already off to a fast start to 2022. Last year we experienced the continued evolution of libraries amid a global pandemic—many of you saw students back on campus and reopened yo...

  • OCLC stands in solidarity with Ukraine

    We stand in solidarity with the people of Ukraine as they find themselves on the front lines of an active military invasion.

  • More open access collections added to FirstSearch database

    Additional open access collections are now searchable in FirstSearch using the Open Access Content database. Released in June 2021, the Open...

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