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Contractor name : OCLC ONLINE COMPUTER LIBRARY CENTER
April 10 and 11th, Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
was now integrated into the ILLiad resource sharing management software that is distributed exclusively by OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc.
In addition the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) announced earlier this year a change to WorldCat, a database maintained by OCLC that merges the online catalogues of libraries worldwide.
More of the same kind of information, along with a list of the libraries that have lendable copies, can be found from the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC), AKA FirstSearch database, which is accessible through most large city and university libraries.
The Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Open WorldCat project is an important centralized service that is now making library holdings information accessible worldwide via Internet search engines like Google and Yahoo.
Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA; Bethesda, MD) has acquired the Public Affairs Information Service (PAIS), publishers of the "PAIS International" and "PALS Archive" databases, from OCLC Online Computer Library Center (Dublin, OH).
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle is giving $9 million over three years to the Online Computer Library Center in Dublin, Ohio, to build a Web-based public access computing portal for public libraries and other groups that provide open access to information.