13 November 2014
Attend this webinar to learn the functional requirements and recommendations for providing authoritative researcher identifiers covered in the recently published Registering Researchers in Authority Files report. #oclcresearch #rrafreport
10 December 2014
Co-sponsored by OCLC Research, the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), and the George Washington University Libraries, this workshop builds on the framework presented in the OCLC Research report, The Evolving Scholarly Record. #esrworkshop
- Location: Washington, D.C.
- Venue: International Brotherhood of Teamsters Labor History Research Center, Gelman Library, George Washington University
- Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]
21 October 2014
View this webinar recording to learn what steps your library can take to gain visibility on the world's largest free encyclopedia. #insightseries
- Venue: Online via WebEx
- Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]
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The WorldCat Live! API provides a real-time stream of newly added records of library collections and published materials to WorldCat, the world's largest online database for discovery of library resources.
"A Platform Publication" and "Consortial Book Circulation Patterns" featured in November 2014 issue of C&RL
"A Platform Publication for a Time of Accelerating Change" and "Consortial Book Circulation Patterns: The OCLC-OhioLINK Study" are available in College & Research Libraries vol. 75 no. 6.
This report provides an overview of the researcher identifier landscape and presents functional requirements and recommendations for providing authoritative researcher identifiers. #oclcresearch #rrafreport
Broomsticks and books! This is fourth list in our feature, 5 Lists for Halloween: Monsters Battle to Rule Libraries, featuring a new monster each week. #wtworldcat #witches
Things to play with and think about.
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.