OCLC Research is one of the world’s leading centers devoted exclusively to the challenges facing libraries and archives in a rapidly changing information technology environment. Our mission is to expand knowledge that advances OCLC’s public purposes of furthering access to the world’s information and reducing library costs.
03 June 2013
Exclusively for OCLC Research Library Partners, this meeting will cover topics related to managing special collections in the 21st century. Tweet: #pastfor
Venue: Whitney Humanities Center
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OCLC Research Library Partners who are unable to attend in person are invited to view this meeting online and join the conversation with #pastfor. The sessions will also be recorded and posted on YouTube.
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