Presentations

OCLC RLP Collection Building and Operational Impacts Working Group Update

OCLC RLP Collection Building and Operational Impacts Working Group Update (video)

By Chela Scott Weber, Gordon Daines, Carrie Hintz, Mary Kidd

In this webinar, the Collection Building and Operational Impacts Working Group shares its work to explore the intersections between current collecting and collection management practices; seek ways to better integrate collection management considerations into the collection development process; and bring together colleagues across these important, interdependent functions.

Topics: Research Library Partnership, Collection Management, Works in Progress

OCLC Research Library Partnership: Overview & Opportunities​

OCLC Research Library Partnership: Overview & Opportunities​

By Chela Scott Weber

Independent Research Libraries Association (IRLA) Annual Directors’ Meeting
Richmond, VA​ (USA)

Weber provides an overview of the OCLC Research Library Partnership, current areas of focus and investigation, and opportunities for involvement.

Topics: Research Library Partnership

Collections as Data

Collections as Data (video)

By Thomas Padilla

In this webinar, Principle Investigator Thomas Padilla introduces the concept of collections as data and describes its progressive development across two grant-funded projects.

Topics: Works in Progress

The OCLC RLP Special Collections and Archives Work Agenda (video)

The OCLC RLP Special Collections and Archives Work Agenda (video)

By Chela Scott Weber

In this “office hours” style webinar, Chela Scott Weber gives an overview of the Research and Learning Agenda for Archives, Special, and Distinctive Collections in Research Libraries, and hosts a conversation for RLP members to ask questions and give input on where action from the RLP is most beneficial for their institutions.

Topics: Research Library Partnership, Archives and Special Collections, Works in Progress

The OCLC RLP Special Collections and Archives Work Agenda

The OCLC RLP Special Collections and Archives Work Agenda

By Chela Scott Weber

SAA Archives Records 2018 Conference
Washington, DC (USA)

OCLC Research has a long history of work in the area of archives, special, and distinctive collections in research libraries. Weber discusses the many areas of investigation we are doing in these areas and next steps for the work.

Topics: Archives and Special Collections

Overview of Three Areas of Research by the OCLC Research Library Partnership

Overview of Three Areas of Research by the OCLC Research Library Partnership

By Roy Tennant, Chela Scott Weber, Rebecca Bryant, Constance Malpas

OCLC Research Library Partnership (RLP) program officers and researchers provide an overview of three areas of ongoing work of the RLP: a research and learning agenda for archives and special collections; research information management; and the university futures, library futures project.

Topics: Research Agendas, Research Information Management, Library Trends