American Library Association Midwinter Meeting
Join our OCLC programs and events at ALA Midwinter, and visit us at OCLC booth 1216 where we will feature several conversations about our key products, services, and initiatives.
Join OCLC in Denver for the American Library Association's Midwinter Meeting
We invite you to join our OCLC programs and events at ALA Midwinter, as we connect conversations across our community. Please also visit us at OCLC booth 1216, where we will feature several conversations about our key products, services, and initiatives.
As you build your ALA Midwinter calendar, please add these OCLC events to it:
OCLC Linked Data Roundtable
Saturday, February 10, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Colorado Convention Center, Mile High Ballroom 1A
Join OCLC’s Roy Tennant as he hosts a panel of experts who will share their current activities and recent experiences with linked data. Hear updates on OCLC's initiatives, an LC update on BIBFRAME and more. Brief presentations by each panelist will be followed by time for questions.
OCLC Products and Services: Key Initiatives and Insights
Sunday, February 11, 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Colorado Convention Center, Room 104
Join OCLC product management leaders and learn what is new and upcoming with OCLC products and services. Light refreshments will be provided.
OCLC Research Update
Monday, February 12, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Colorado Convention Center, Room 503/504
Learn about recent and upcoming collaborative projects, pilots, and published reports from OCLC Research and its Research Library Partnership (RLP) and WebJunction programs. Constance Malpas will discuss "University Libraries; University Futures," a grant-funded project in collaboration with Ithaka S+R. Also, Rachel Frick will walk through the position paper, "Research and Learning Agenda for Archives, Special, and Distinctive Collections in Research Libraries," intended as a map with many potential routes for exploration between OCLC and allied institutions. Sharon Streams will host, and the agenda will include Q&A.
Visit our registration site to see the full list of OCLC events and programs at ALA Midwinter, including five product conversations in Booth 1216.
We look forward to seeing you in Denver!