The OCLC Research Library Partnership

Connecting you to a shared future.

Cooperative innovation that makes your library more valuable, operating processes more efficient, and shapes new distinctive services.

Working groups


Applied Research Agenda Working Group

OCLC Leads: Thomas Padilla

Active: 2019-Present

More info: Working Group

Members

Kenning Arlitsch
Montana State University

Jon Cawthorne
Wayne State University

Karen Estlund
Penn State University

Josh Hadro
IIIF Consortium

Bohyun Kim
University of Rhode Island

Trevor Owens
Library of Congress

Ben Schmidt
Northeastern University

Sarah Shreeves
University of Arizona

MacKenzie Smith
University of California Davis

Claire Stewart
University of Minnesota

Melissa Terras
University of Edinburgh

Diane Vizine-Goetz
OCLC Research

John Wilkin
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Kate Zwaard
Library of Congress

Collection Building and Operational Impacts Working Group

OCLC Leads: Chela Scott Weber

Active: 2018-Present

More info: Working Group

Members

Matthew Beacom
Yale University

Heather Briston
University of California, Los Angeles

Paul Constantine
University of Washington

Martha Conway
University of Michigan

Gordon Daines
Brigham Young University

Andra Darlington
Getty Research Institute

Audra Eagle Yun
University of California Irvine

Ed Galloway
University of Pittsburgh

Carrie Hintz
Emory University

Steve Hussman
University of Arizona

Jasmine Jones
University of California, Los Angeles

Brigette Kamsler
George Washington University

Mary Kidd
New York Public Library  

Sue Luftschein
University of Southern California

Nicholas Martin
New York University

Erik Moore
University of Minnesota

Susan Pyzynski
Harvard University

Andrea Riley
National Archives and Records Administration

Sarah Schmidt
Duke University

Gioia Stevens
New York University


Interlibrary Loan Cost Calculator Beta Testers

OCLC Leads: Dennis Massie

Active: 2015-Present

More info: Project page

Members

The ILL Cost Calculator Beta Testers are testing the registration, data gathering, and data submission functions of the ILL Cost Calculator.

Margarita Moreno
National Library of Australia

Megan Gaffney
University of Delaware

Justin Hill
Temple University

Lars Leon
University of Kansas

Brian Miller
The Ohio State University

David Larsen
University of Chicago

Jenny Lee
University of California, Los Angeles

Ronald Figueroa
Syracuse University

Matthew Sheehy
Brandeis University

Josh Steans
University of Wisconsin-Stout

Don Pawl
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs


Interlibrary Loan Cost Calculator Working Group

OCLC Leads: Dennis Massie

Active: 2010-Present

More info: Project page

Members

The ILL Cost Calculator Working Group was formed to design and build a Web-based tool that will allow users to calculate their ILL unit costs and compare with that of other institutions.

Megan Gaffney
University of Delaware

Justin Hill
Temple University

Margarita Moreno
National Library of Australia

Ralph LeVan
OCLC Research


OCLC Research Library Partners Metadata Managers Focus Group

OCLC Leads: Karen Smith-Yoshimura

Active: 1993-Present

More info: Project page

Members

Last updated 2019-05-17

Catherine Argus
National Library of Australia

Janet Aucock
University of St Andrews

Leighann Ayers
University of Michigan

Amy Bailey (primary)
Indiana University

Linda Ballinger (primary)
Pennsylvania State University

Maja Batinica
University of Auckland

Jennifer Baxmeyer (primary)
Princeton University

Joyce Bell
Princeton University

Ian Bigelow
University of Alberta

Liz Bodian
Brandeis University

Michael Bolam
University of Pittsburgh

Christine Bone
University of Manitoba

Morag Boyd (primary)
Ohio State University

Alastair Boyd
University of Toronto

Caroline Brazier
British Library

Beth Camden (primary)
University of Pennsylvania

Matthew Carruthers (primary)
University of Michigan

May Chan (primary)
University of Toronto

Mechael Charbonneau
Indiana University

Melanie Cofield
University of Texas, Austin

Jesse Copeland
Emory University

Angela Contessi
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Chris Cronin (primary)
Columbia University

Paul Cunnea (primary)
National Library of Scotland

Alan Danskin
British Library

Corine Deliot (primary)
British Library

Alexandra De Pretto
National Library of Scotland

Christine Dezelar-Tiedman
University of Minnesota

Thomas Dousa
University of Chicago

Sharon Dyas-Correia
University of Oxford

Thom Edlund
Brigham Young University

Ann Evans
University of Oxford

Sharon Farnel
University of Alberta

Ann Fath
Getty Research Institute

Steven Folsom
Cornell University

Henriette Fog
Royal Library, National Library of Denmark and Copenhagen University Library

Betsy Friesen (primary)
University of Minnesota

Cecilia Genereux
University of Minnesota

Erin Grant
University of Washington

Catherine Grove
Northwestern University

Myung-Ja Han (primary)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Kate Harcourt
Columbia University

Stephen Hearn
University of Minnesota

Ts-Ching Kao
George Washington University

Polly Khater
Smithsonian Institution

Edward Kirkland
University of Warwick

Jenny Klingler
Monash University

Patricia Killiard
University of Cambridge

Etsuko Kohno
Keio University

Denise Koufogiannakis (primary)
University of Alberta

Jason Kovari (primary)
Cornell University

William Kries
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Carla Kupitz
Brigham Young University

Martin Kurth (primary)
Yale University

Vanessa Lacey (primary)
University of Cambridge

Connie Lam
University of Hong Kong

Jennifer Langenstrass
University of Sydney

Jennifer Lee (primary)
University of Texas, Austin

Morris Levy
Ohio State University

Erika Linke
Carnegie Mellon University

Daniel Lovins
Yale University

Kristin Martin (primary)
University of Chicago

Kazuko Matsumoto (primary)
Keio University

Heide Miklitz
New York Public Library

Roxanne Missingham
Australian National University

Sam Mizer
Brown University

James Mouw
University of Chicago

Robert Murdoch (primary)
Brigham Young University

Marja Musson
International Institute of Social History

Rachelle Nelson
University of Pennsylvania

Michael Norman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Jeanette Norris (primary)
Brown University

Bernadette O'Reilly (primary)
University of Oxford

Angie Ohler
University of Maryland

Jean Pajerek
Cornell University

Anchalee (Joy) Panigabutra-Roberts
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Bria Parker (primary)
University of Maryland

Suzanne Pilsk (primary)
Smithsonian Institution

Steven Pisani (primary)
New York Public Library

Terry Reese
Ohio State University

Greg Reeve
Brigham Young University

John Riemer
University of California, Los Angeles

Stefanie Rühle
Göttingen State and University Library

Rick Sarcia
Yale University

Yasuyuki Satoh
Keio University

Christoph Schmidt-Supprian
Trinity College Dublin

Hideyuki Seki
Keio University

Motoko Sekiguchi
Keio University

Nina Servizzi (primary)
New York University

Jackie Shieh
Smithsonian Institution

Aislinn Sotelo
University of California, San Diego

Ruth Tillman
Pennsylvania State University

Holly Tomren
Temple University

Marlene Van Ballegooie
University of Toronto

Marion van Brunschot
University of Amsterdam

Marja van den Bosch (primary)
Utrecht University

Melanie Wacker
Columbia University

Larisa Walsh
University of Chicago

Mary Beth Weber
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Beacher Wiggins
Library of Congress

Elliot Williams
University of Miami

Hellen Williams
London School of Economics

Matthew Wise
New York University

Kees Zandbergen
Utrecht University

Metadata Managers Planning Group Roster

Jennifer Baxmeyer
Sharon Farnel
Erin Grant
Stephen Hearn
Daniel Lovins
Roxanne Missingham
John Riemer
Melanie Wacker


Research Information Management (RIM) Survey Working Group

OCLC Leads: Rebecca Bryant

Active: 2016-2018

More info: Project page

Members

Pablo de Castro
EuroCRIS

Anna Clements
University of St. Andrews

Constance Malpas
OCLC Research

Michele Mennielli
EuroCRIS

Rachael Samberg
University of California-Berkeley

Julie Speer
Virginia Tech


Research Information Management (RIM) Working Group on the Value Proposition of Libraries

OCLC Leads: Rebecca Bryant

Active: 2016-2017

More info: Project page


Members

Anna Clements
University of St. Andrews

Carol Feltes
Rockefeller University

David Groenewegen
Monash University

Simon Huggard
La Trobe University

Holly Mercer
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Roxanne Missingham
Australian National University

Maliaca Oxnam
University of Arizona

Annie Rauh
Syracuse University

John Wright
University of Calgary


SHARES Best Practices Working Group

OCLC Leads: Dennis Massie

Active: 2014-Present

More info: Project page

Members

Ralph Baylor
Frick Collection Art Reference Library

Kathy Britt-Rogers
Emory University

Silvia Cho
CUNY Graduate Center

Jennifer Devito
Stony Brook University

Amy Gherardini
University of Michigan

Katharine Haldeman
Boston University Pappas Law Library

Jenny Lee
University of California, Los Angeles

Aimee Lind
Getty Research Institute

Meg Massey
Pennsylvania State University

Autumn Mather
Art Institute of Chicago

David Perry
Bryn Mawr College

Beth Posner
CUNY Graduate Center

John Sandoval
University of Miami

Phoebe Walker
New York University