Third OCLC Research Software Contest

The contest is now closed.


David Walker has won the Third OCLC Research Software Contest with Bridge, a set of services to provide a configurable and customizable full record display made up of WorldCat services. These services provide the ability for an individual library to customize the full record display of WorldCat records to their particular situation.

The contest judges were impressed with how Mr. Walker was able to provide a set of very useful methods to enhance WorldCat services from the perspective of individual libraries. The software architecture, code, and documentation also were impressive. As the contest winner, Mr. Walker will receive a check for $2,500 and a visit with OCLC researchers and others in Dublin, Ohio (USA).

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