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Why the name OskiCat?

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Posted: 05 Jun, 2009
by: Booth C.
Updated: 04 Aug, 2009
by: Booth C.
'OskiCat' was the winning submission in a staff contest to select a name for the new UCB Library online catalog , which replaced Pathfinder and Gladis as of June 24, 2009. Oski (Berkeley mascot) + cat(alog) = OskiCat.

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