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ERIC Number: EJ554199
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-9769
Expanding Internationally: OCLC Gears Up.
Chepesiuk, Ron
American Libraries, v28 n10 p52-55 Nov 1997
Describes the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) efforts in China, Germany, Canada, Scotland, Jamaica and Brazil. Discusses FirstSearch, an end-user reference service, and WorldCat, a bibliographic database. Highlights international projects developing increased OCLC online availability, database loading software, CD-ROM cataloging, Chinese/Japanese/Korean cataloging systems, Cyrillic alphabet support, multilingual interfaces, and Internet connections. Includes OCLC fact sheet. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Brazil; Canada; China; Germany; Jamaica; United Kingdom (Scotland)