06 December 2013
Registering Researchers in Authority Files Presentation at UC Berkeley I School Information Access Seminar
Attend this free presentation by OCLC Research Program Officer Karen Smith-Yoshimura for an overview of her Registering Researchers in Authority Files work.
05 December 2013
Achieving Thresholds for Discovery: Addressing Issues with EAD to Increase Discovery and Access Webinar
This webinar will provide information about the changes institutions can make to their Encoded Archival Description (EAD) practices to improve the discoverability of their materials. Tweet: #oclcr
- Venue: Online via WebEx
- Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Eastern Standard Time [UTC -5]
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22 October 2013 - 22 October 2013
Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Vice President, Research, and Chief Strategist, is presenting a keynote at this conference.
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Karen Smith-Yoshimura presents Registering Researchers in Authority Files at UC Berkeley on 6 December
This UC Berkeley I School Information Access Seminar is free and open to the public. If you're in the area, we hope you'll attend from 3:10-5:00 p.m. PST at 107 South Hall.
This activity explores the benefits of collaborating with scholars to enrich the Virtual International Authority File (VIAF) with new names from scholarly communities and additional script forms.
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OCLC's research laboratory. ResearchWorks demonstrates a few of our ideas for applying new technologies to organize information.
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.