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Friday Blogging, One More Thing

April 3, 2009 · No Comments

…last year the OCLC, the company that constructs Worldcat and is our major cataloging utility, announced a change in policy which, by every objective measure, seemed to be an attempt to grab every catalog record for any library that catalogued using OCLC and claim it for their own. Caused an uproar.  The Smithsonian Libraries blog has a useful overview of what was and should be done…

Categories: Information Studies