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Published: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:27:35 EDT

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OCLC and Internet Archive work together to ensure future sustainability of Persistent URLs

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:00:00 EDT

OCLC and Internet Archive today announced the results of a year-long cooperative effort to ensure the future sustainability of purl.org. The organizations have worked together to build a new sustainable service hosted by Internet Archive that will manage persistent URLs and sub-domain redirections for purl.org, purl.com, purl.info and purl.net. 




OCLC WMS global user community gathers in Dublin

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 08:00:00 EDT

More than 120 library professionals from around the world are meeting at OCLC in Dublin, Ohio, to offer best practices and discuss their experiences with WorldShare Management Services.




Rachel Frick named Executive Director, OCLC Research Library Partnership

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 12:00:00 EDT

OCLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Rachel Frick as Executive Director, OCLC Research Library Partnership.




University College London selects OCLC SCS to analyse, inform collection management

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:00:00 EDT

OCLC, the global library cooperative, today announced that University College London (UCL) has selected OCLC Sustainable Collection Services to analyse over 2 million print monographs across 19 library sites and inform decisions about relegation, retention and potential shared print collection management.




Celebrating 45 years of WorldCat

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:30:00 EDT

Today is the 45th anniversary of the launch of WorldCat, the world’s most comprehensive database of information about library collections.




Five librarians selected as 2017 IFLA/OCLC Fellows

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:15:00 EDT

OCLC, along with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), has named five librarians selected to participate in the Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program for 2017. 




Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec adds 2.4 million bibliographic records to WorldCat

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:00:00 EDT

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ) has contributed 2.4 million records to WorldCat, the world's most comprehensive network of data about library collections. 




CONTENTdm Featured Collections: August 2016

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:00:00 EDT

This month, four collections are featured on the OCLC website. The featured collections for August are...




Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali is first library in Colombia to use OCLC WorldCat Discovery

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:00:00 EDT

The Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, recognized for its high quality education by the National Accreditation Agency and Ministry of National Education, is the first library in Colombia to use OCLC WorldCat Discovery services.




De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde is first library in Asia to select OCLC WorldShare Management Services

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:00:00 EDT

De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, in Manila, Philippines, has selected OCLC WorldShare Management Services, becoming the first library in Asia to move to the cloud-based library management system.




OCLC to welcome librarians from around the world during IFLA Congress in Columbus

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 14:00:00 EDT

OCLC, the leading global library cooperative based in Dublin, will welcome thousands of librarians from around the world as the premier sponsor and a local host of the 2016 IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Columbus August 13-19.




The Upper Arlington Public Library connects with its community through CONTENTdm

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:00:00 EDT

The Upper Arlington Public Library has been using CONTENTdm since 2003 to showcase its digital library, the UA Archives, and to help create strong ties between the library and the community.