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Friday, 28th June 2013

OCLC Introduces mapFAST Mobile for WorldCat.org

By Africa S. Hands

From the press release:

The new mapFAST Mobile lets you search WorldCat.org from your smartphone or mobile browser for materials related to any location and find them in the nearest library.

WorldCat.org provides a variety of "facets" allowing users to narrow a search by type of item, year of publication, language and more.

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Africa S. Hands is an independent librarian with a focus on helping professionals understand and utilise social media and search engines through one-on-one tutorials and small group workshops. Africa tweets (@africahands) on resources of interest to information and higher education professionals.

Africa can be reached at africa.hands@freepint.com

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