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What does OCLC stand for?

OCLC stands for Online Computer Library Center

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

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Samples in periodicals archive:

April 10 and 11th, Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
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.
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.