View slides from the meeting in the agenda below.


OCLC Research Library Partnership Meeting—Melbourne, Australia

Exclusively for OCLC Research Library Partners, this meeting focused on information exchange and updates of OCLC Research Library Partner interest #orlp

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View slides from the meeting in the agenda below.

OCLC Research Library Partners joined us for a day of information exchange and updates of interest to those who work at institutions in the OCLC Research Library Partnership, which took place at the Woodward Centre, University of Melbourne, in Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday, 2 December 2015.

Wednesday, 2 December 2015

Time Preliminary Program
9:00 Coffee and Registration

Word of Welcome

– Dennis Massie, OCLC Research

Setting the Scene—
Current Challenges and Progress in the Australian University Library Environment

– Jill Benn, University of Western Australia

– Cathrine Harboe-Ree, Monash University


Library Collections and the Evolving Scholarly Record

– Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Research

Sydney Conference 2015: Peek into the Future of Scholarly Communications

– JoAnne Sparks, Macquarie University
– Sherman Young
, Macquarie University


OCLC Research and environmental trends

– Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Research

12:30 Lunch and Continued Discussion

The SHARES Partnership, plus Tracking Trends in ILL Cost and Transaction Data

– Dennis Massie, OCLC Research

The Future of Resource Sharing in Australia

– Andrew Wells, University of New South Wales


Working with OCLC Research Library Partners on Researcher and Organisational Identifiers

– Karen Smith-Yoshimura, OCLC Research

– Simon Huggard, La Trobe University


Working Break
15:30 Reports from OCLC Research Library Partners

Highlights of the Day and Conclusion

– Philip Kent, University of Melbourne



02 December 2015


08:30 – 17:30
UTC +11


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


Woodward Centre, University of Melbourne

University House at the Woodward is located south of Grattan Street on the 10th floor of the Law Building in Pelham Street, overlooking University Square.