May 27, 2022

New Video: The OCLC Network (Presentation by Lorcan Dempsey at the ARC18 Conference)

The presentation by Lorcan Depmsey (embedded below) was recorded on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at the OCLC ARC18 (Americas Regional Council Program Committee) Conference in Chicago.


This presentation looks at how OCLC helps libraries to collaborate at scale by creating a network of over 16,000 libraries. This level of cooperation is unparalleled in the library community, and allows libraries to efficiently discover, share, and manage their collections.

More Video Recordings From the OCLC 2018 Americas Regional Council Conference in Chicago

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