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HathiTrust items to get WorldCat entries 29 January 2009

 

 

HathiTrust and OCLC to work together to enhance discovery of digital collections, press release, January 26, 2009.

HathiTrust, a group of some of the largest research libraries in the United States collaborating to create a repository of their vast digital collections, and OCLC will work together to increase visibility of and access to items in the HathiTrust’s shared digital repository. …

OCLC and HathiTrust will work together to increase online visibility and accessibility of the digital collections by creating WorldCat records describing the content and linking to the collections via WorldCat.org and WorldCat Local. The organizations will launch a project in the coming months to develop specifications and determine next steps.

http://www.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/2009/01/hathitrust-items-to-get-worldcat.html

 

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