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“Optimizing Your Library’s Return on Technology Investment” is a new report from OCLC.   It documents conversations with library leaders about the tension between delivering innovation in a fiscally challenging environment.  It looks specifically at the concept of “ROI” and promotes the idea that opening up the spectrum of ‘returns’ for consideration can help build robust business cases for new technology investment without limiting innovation.  The roll-out of WorldShare Management Services has informed the cooperative’s view that positive aspirational, economic and operational outcomes await libraries taking the first steps towards a new generation of library management technology.  To download the paper click here