December 19, 2014

New Video: Lorcan Dempsey's "Reconfiguring Library Boundaries" Presentation

Lorcan Dempsey is a Vice President and Chief Strategist at OCLC Research. From a Blurb on the OCLC Web Site In this 43-minute video, Lorcan Dempsey talks about how libraries are changing in the network environment, how they are organizing their services and how they are relating to other services in a Webscale world. He […]

New Presentation: "Reconfiguring Library Boundaries and Focus in a Network Environment" by Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Research

Sure, it would have been great to see and hear Lorcan Dempsey’s presentation in Barcelona last week. However, for those of us who weren’t in attendance his slides are both interesting and useful. Title: Reconfiguring Library Boundaries and Focus in a Network Environment (54 PPTX Slides, 5.4 MB) by Lorcan Dempsey, OCLC Research Presentation at […]

New Option to Have WorldCat Local Return "Only Return Peer-Reviewed Articles" Now Live

The new optional limiter was mentioned in a tweet earlier today by Vice President, Research, and Chief Strategist at OCLC, Lorcan Dempsey. His tweet also includes a link to WorldCat Local at Washington St. University. When you click on the advanced search link you’ll spot the “only return peer-reviewed articles” option near the bottom of […]