GOKb Update Forum – Aug 10th


Data Enhancement Strategies and New Services Open Library Community Forum: GOKb Update Forum Wednesday, Aug 10th, 2016 at 11:00AM EDT / 1500 GMT Download Recording Please come join the Open Library Community Forum! Speakers will discuss the Global Open Knowledgebase (GOKb), which is an open data repository for publication information about electronic resources. In this […]

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OLE Partners establish objectives for an Open Source, Next Generation Library Management System


The OLE Partners – GBV, hbz, and SOAS – produced a white paper on the OLE needs and objectives for a new library management system built on the FOLIO platform. The Partners lay out minimum expectations for various components required to operate a library on a day-to-day basis. The paper opens the OLE Partners’ minimum […]

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Mellon Grant Continues Support of Open-Source Library System


Duke University has received a $1.165 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the continued development of an open-source integrated library system. Known as OLE, for Open Library Environment, it is the first system designed by and for academic and research libraries to manage and deliver scholarly information. Three OLE Partners—Lehigh University, […]

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