Event Title

OhioLINK’s OCLC MARC Record Quality Tracking Project

Location

Registrants will receive viewing information before the conference.

Start Date

3-6-2021 11:45 AM

End Date

3-6-2021 12:45 PM

Document Type

Presentation

Keywords

Cataloging

Description

OhioLINK catalogs Springer and Wiley ebooks on behalf of its members using enhanced OCLC provided records. Since OCLC’s transition to the WorldShare platform for record delivery, OhioLINK noticed a severe reduction in quality of OCLC provided Springer records. To understand the full extent of the issue, OhioLINK, after discussing the issue with OCLC and Springer, tracked OCLC WorldShare Springer and Wiley records to determine if records are upgraded to national standards and redelivered in a timely manner. This presentation will outline the findings of the project and summarize how the flow of metadata through the publishing process has an effect on cataloging. This presentation will also review workflow updates made by OhioLINK, OCLC, and Springer after working together for several years to ensure better metadata and record quality for the community.

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Jun 3rd, 11:45 AM Jun 3rd, 12:45 PM

OhioLINK’s OCLC MARC Record Quality Tracking Project

Registrants will receive viewing information before the conference.

OhioLINK catalogs Springer and Wiley ebooks on behalf of its members using enhanced OCLC provided records. Since OCLC’s transition to the WorldShare platform for record delivery, OhioLINK noticed a severe reduction in quality of OCLC provided Springer records. To understand the full extent of the issue, OhioLINK, after discussing the issue with OCLC and Springer, tracked OCLC WorldShare Springer and Wiley records to determine if records are upgraded to national standards and redelivered in a timely manner. This presentation will outline the findings of the project and summarize how the flow of metadata through the publishing process has an effect on cataloging. This presentation will also review workflow updates made by OhioLINK, OCLC, and Springer after working together for several years to ensure better metadata and record quality for the community.