Are Ranganathan’s Five Laws Still Relevant?

A new OCLC Research report, "Reordering Ranganathan: Shifting User Behaviors, Shifting Priorities," suggests how a reordering and a reinterpretation of Shiyali Ramamrita Ranganathan's Five Laws of Library Science can be applied to today's world.

OCLC and Elsevier to offer automated seamless access to e-content

The new program will ensure that holdings data for e-books and e-journals subscribed to on ScienceDirect will be kept up-to-date in WorldCat without intervention from library staff.

Read the OCLC Membership Report: "Education, Learning and Libraries at a Tipping Point"

New OCLC report shows how consumers are resetting expectations for higher education and libraries. Read the OCLC press release.