Tag Archives: Discovery

NASIG 2013 program highlights: Discovery

Are you interested in learning more about e-resource discovery? Join your colleagues at the 28th Annual North American Serials Interest Group Conference in Buffalo, NY on June 6-9, 2013. Here are a few of the exciting discovery sessions that will … Continue reading

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NISO Open Discovery Initiative Survey

Open Discovery Initiative Survey closes October 4, 2012. The Open Discovery Initiative (ODI), a working group of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO), has been formed to develop a Recommended Practice related to the index-based discovery services for libraries. ODI … Continue reading

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Results of Web-Scale Discovery: data, discussions and decisions

Numerous tweeters and bloggers such as Anna Creech have already provided many details on this session, so I’ll focus on the takeaways and deeper questions it provoked for me. The discovery service implementation experience will vary depending on your organizational … Continue reading

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NISO Launches New Open Discovery Initiative to Develop Standards and Recommended Practices for Library Discovery Services Based on Indexed Search

The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) voting members have approved a new Open Discovery Initiative work item to develop standards and recommended practices for next generation library discovery services. Using an aggregated index search of a wide range of resources, … Continue reading

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NISO November Webinar: New Discovery Tools: Moving Beyond Traditional Online Catalogs

The migration of traditional online academic and public library catalogs to the notion of “discovery platforms” promises new ways to expose library collections and other resources tailored to individual patron needs. For patrons, this personalized search and discovery experience can … Continue reading

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ALCTS CRS College and Research Libraries Interest Group Program for ALA Annual

The ALCTS CRS College and Research Libraries Interest Group Program for ALA Annual will be held on Sunday June 26, 2011 from 10:30 am – 12:00 noon in the The program will consist of three presentations: 1. “Creating a Virtuous … Continue reading

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