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Music Library Association, 85th Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, March 3, 2016

These materials were part of a panel discussion. Other participants with separate contributions were Darwin Scott (Princeton University) and Bonna Boettcher (Cornell University).

Materials also submitted to the conference website at


Slides and notes from a panel discussion, "New Collection Development and Resource Sharing Strategies for Music in a Post-FirstSearch-and-WorldCat-Selection World," commenting on WorldCat Discovery Services from the point of view of the MLA/MOUG OCLC Search and Discovery Task Force, pointing out functionality that is currently not present, compared to FirstSearch, with emphasis on music use, and salient aspects of searching and display.