Europe, Middle East and Africa

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In this Issue:

  • emearc-20130226-anja-smit2

    Message from Anja Smit,
    November Global Council Meeting

    November 5-7 2012, the delegates of Global Council convened in Dublin, OH, USA.  As always, this meeting is a mix of business, reports, presentations on new developments and discussions.

  • emearc

    OCLC Europe, Middle East and Africa Regional Council Meeting 2013

    On 26 and 27 February 2013 OCLC's Europe, Middle East and Africa Regional Council (EMEARC) will hold its Member Meeting in the Palais des Congrès, Strasbourg, France.

  • trustees-group-nov2012-w715

    A member is a member is a member: Poul Erlandsen

    For OCLC, which as we know is a membership organisation, it is important to define who actually constitutes the membership.

  • Bert_Looper

    OCLC - What makes is work? : Bert Looper

    Bert Looper, director of Tresoar, a merger of the state-archives, the public library and the literary museum of the province of Friesland (Netherlands) presented himself as an EMEA and Global Council delegate during the 2012 Birmingham conference. Re...

  • Rupert_schaab

    German Libraries and OCLC: Rupert Schaab

    A lot of German libraries are not aware of being members of the OCLC cooperative. In Germany the libraries get in contact with OCLC mainly in three different ways. The academic libraries of eleven states, organised in three netw...

  • French_revolution

    An Introduction into French Libraries

    Although the organisation of French libraries takes its source in the French Revolution - the confiscation of Church and Nobility property that led to a redistribution of book “deposits” which then fed library collections - it is only at the beginnin...