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us: Dempsey, Lorcan

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Lorcán O Diomasaigh
  • Variants

    • us: O Diomasaigh, Lorcán
  • Additional Information

    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Dublin, Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bath (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Columbus (Ohio)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Dublin (Ohio)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University College, Dublin
        • Source: Lorcan D.
        • Source:
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Joint Information Systems Committee
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Library and Information Technology Association (U.S.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Library of Congress. Working Group on the Future of Bibliographic Control
        • Source: Lorcan D.
        • Source:
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) National Information Standards Organization (U.S.)
        • Source: Lorcan D.
        • Source:
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) OCLC Research
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Library information networks
          (lcsh) Library research
            (lcsh) Blogs
            • Source: Lorcan Dempsey's weblog
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        • Occupation

            (dot) Librarian
              (lcsh) Executives
          • Sources

            • found: Influencing the system designer, c1988: t.p. (Lorcan Dempsey)
            • found: OCLC Research Website, Oct. 2, 2013: Lorcan Dempsey page (He oversees the research division and participates in planning at OCLC. He is a librarian who has worked for library and educational organizations in Ireland, England and the US. Before moving to OCLC Lorcan worked for JISC in the UK, overseeing national information programs and services, and before that was Director of UKOLN a national UK research and policy unit at the University of Bath. Lorcan is Irish, and before moving to the UK he worked in public libraries in Dublin, Ireland) {}
            • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 13, 2014: Lorcan Dempsey p. (native of Dublin, Ireland, where he worked for some years in public libraries; has been a regular panellist at the LITA Top Tech Trends at the American Library Association annual conference; He is currently a member of the NISO Board and an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth)
            • found: Email from OCLC Research, Feb. 13, 2014 (name in Irish: Lorcán O Diomasaigh)
          • Change Notes

            • 1990-01-11: new
            • 2014-12-25: revised
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