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OCLC Abstracts is a weekly e-publication that provides news and information about OCLC services, programs and research, along with a story that highlights the latest research in the technology, economic or social landscape.

Recent Issues of OCLC Abstracts

  • Vol. 17, No. 29

    In this issue: Anet signs first WorldCat group agreement in Belgium; Facebook ads that tell a brand story beat traditional ads; Webinar recording now available for 'Evaluating Online Behaviors: A Visitors and Residents Approach'

  • Vol. 17, No. 28

    In this issue: Register for OCLC events at IFLA 2014; Primary Research Group releases Survey of Academic Libraries, 2014–15 Edition; IMLS awards grant to OCLC to strengthen early learning activities in libraries

  • Vol. 17, No. 27

    In this issue: Now online—The Hope and Hype of MOOCs; Mobile video views soaring; Celebrating librarianship: six librarians receive awards sponsored by OCLC

  • Vol. 17, No. 26

    In this issue: Are Ranganathan’s five laws still relevant?; What kind of library user are you?; OCLC and Elsevier to offer automated seamless access to e-content

  • Vol. 17, No. 25

    In this issue: Education, Learning and Libraries at a Tipping Point; Smartphone usage to grow 25 percent this year; Lorcan Dempsey receives Honorary Doctorate from Open University; Register online for OCLC events at ALA Annual 2014

  • Vol. 17, No. 24

    In this issue: University of Delaware is first ARL and 200th library to go live with WMS; comScore presentation on ‘Captivating the consumer in a digital world’; Register for ‘The Power of Shared Data: What’s New and What’s Next?’ at ALA Annual ...

  • Vol. 17, No. 23

    In this issue: OCLC Research publishes The Evolving Scholarly Record; “Driving With Data: A Roadmap for Evidence-based Decision Making;” Register online for the OCLC Symposium at ALA: “The Internet of Things: Coming Soon to Everywhere”

  • Vol. 17, No. 22

    In this issue: Field Museum Library live with WMS; The Internet of Things will thrive by 2025; Add social to your summer reading; Register online for OCLC events at ALA Annual 2014

  • Vol. 17, No. 21

    In this issue: Technology Planning for eHealth; Role of mobile in online shopping; 2014 IFLA/OCLC Fellowship program in its final week; Register online for OCLC events at ALA Annual 2014

  • Vol. 17, No. 20

    In this issue: OCLC Symposium at ALA: “The Internet of Things: Coming Soon to Everywhere”; Disruptor, Distracter, or What? A Policymaker’s Guide to MOOCs; Watch “Getting the Right Fit: Tailoring Assessment Strategies for Your Library”

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