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Call for Submissions: Free Virtual 2023 OCLC Resource Sharing Conference Sessions (from Late March into June)–Deadline Fri., Feb. 3

(via Carmen Byg, OCLC)

OCLC is excited to announce the 2023 OCLC Resource Sharing Conference, a virtual event. Because of your very positive feedback from the RSC22 web series, we’ll host another series of free virtual events that focus on topics of interest to the interlibrary loan community. The events will take place from late March into June.

The program committee, consisting of members from the ILL community and OCLC staff, is particularly interested in creating a program series around these topics:

  • Analytics and usage statistics
  • Borrowing and lending policies
  • Configuring and integrating systems
  • Copyright and controlled digital lending
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • International resource sharing
  • Lending electronic materials
  • Library management and staffing
  • Marketing and outreach

Submit a Proposal

We need your help. Please consider sharing your insights and expertise with your fellow ILL professionals by submitting a presentation proposal using the form that’s linked below. If you have an idea for a presentation in a different format than indicated on the form, please submit it and we can reach out to you with questions.

The program committee will be accepting proposals for:
(1) full presentations *
(2) panel presentations *
(3) lightning sessions (20 minutes)
(4) workshops (interactive, technical)

*  60 minutes of content followed by 30 minutes of Q&A and discussion.

The deadline to submit a proposal is Friday, February 3. Please submit it here. If you have any questions, please contact Carmen Byg, OCLC Community Manager, at bygc@OCLC.ORG with subject line “RSC23 proposals”.

The RSC23 Program Committee and your OCLC Resource Sharing Team look forward to receiving your RSC23 presentation proposal.

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