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OCLC Research Digital Visitors and Residents app
How do you engage with technology? Use this new app to map your online learning preferences.

What is GreenGlass Group Functionality?
GreenGlass Group Functionality: Supporting shared-print projects that focus on monographs.

From Branches to Roots: An in-depth demo of using WorldCat for genealogical research
Watch this video to learn how to use WorldCat for genealogical research.

The WorldShare Management Services Community
Hear from librarians who attended a recent WMS community meeting—and what makes these meetings special.


News

  • Andrew Pace begins term on ALA Executive Board

    Andrew K. Pace, OCLC Executive Director, WorldShare Community Development, took his seat on the American Library Association (ALA) Executive Board on Tuesday at the conclusion of the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida.

  • Celebrate innovation in librarianship

    OCLC recognized several librarians for innovation and creativity during the OCLC President's Luncheon at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, Florida, USA.

  • OCLC's WorldShare Management Services turns 5

    July 1, 2016 will mark the 5th anniversary of the general release of OCLC WorldShare Management Services, the first-ever cloud-based cooperative library management system. 

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Events

12 July 2016

Ask the Experts - Helping Users Discover Print AND Electronic Resources Using the WorldCat Knowledge Base

Do you need to increase visibility to your print AND electronic holdings? Would you like to make it easier for users to find the valuable resources in your collections?

Attend this session to hear, first-hand, from librarians just like you who will share how WorldCat Discovery and the WorldCat knowledge base are delivering greater visibility and discoverability to electronic and print holdings at their libraries.

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

12 July 2016

EZproxy Q&A Webinar

Join OCLC EZproxy experts to ask questions about the service, set-up and hosting options.

Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]

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Building Blocks: Laying the Foundation for a Research Data Management Program

This new report begins by suggesting very low-overhead ways to start a research data management program and goes on to describe services that can be added to build out the program.

CNN reports on OCLC printing its last library card

"An incredibly helpful innovation when they were invented… the world continues to march forward into the digital age."

If You Build It, Will They Fund? Making Research Data Management Sustainable

This brief document explores the pros and cons of seven possible research data management funding sources. It also describes the current circumstances in seven countries outside the U.S.

Member stories

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Involve your community in local history

Find out how the Douglas County History Research Center expanded their collection through cooperation with local organizations.

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Streamline staff workflows and consolidate resource access

Find out how the University of KwaZulu-Natal improved user services and the use of staff resources.

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