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Web scale discovery services

Vaughan, Jason.

Chicago, Ill. : American Library Association 2011

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  • Title:
    Web scale discovery services
  • Author/Creator: Vaughan, Jason.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : American Library Association
  • Creation Date: 2011
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (65 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Subjects: Search engines; Library science
  • Description: To help individual libraries evaluate which service will best meet the needs of the library and its community, this report provides detailed evaluation questions and concludes with a section providing additional background information on each service.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright page; Table of Contents; Metadata and Relevancy; Chapter 1-Web Scale Discovery; What Is Web Scale Discovery?; Why Web Scale Discovery?; Audience and Scope; A Few Key Concepts; A Note of Caution; Chapter 2-OCLC WorldCat Local; Overview; Content and Scope; Interface Features: Overview, Results, and Navigation; Additional Features; Upcoming Directions; Notes; Notes; Chapter 3-Serials Solutions Summon; Overview; Content and Scope; Interface Features: Overview, Results, and Navigation; Additional Features; Upcoming Directions; Note; Chapter 4-Ebsco Discovery Services
    OverviewContent and Scope; Interface Features: Overview, Results, and Navigation; Additional Features; Upcoming Directions; Chapter 5-Ex Libris Primo Central; Overview; Content and Scope; Interface Features: Overview, Results, and Navigation; Additional Features; Upcoming Directions; Chapter 6-Differentiators and A Final Note; Content; Price; Integration with Other Systems; The Interface; A Final Note; Note; Chapter 7-Questions to Consider; Section 1: General and Background Questions; Section 2: Local Library Resources; Section 3: Publisher and Aggregator Agreements and Indexed Content
    Section 4: Open-Access ContentSection 5: Relevancy Ranking; Section 6: Authentication and Rights Management; Section 7: User Interface; For More Information; Notes; Back Cover
    Web scale discovery
    OCLC WorldCat Local
    Serials Solutions Summon
    Ebsco Discovery Services
    Ex Libris Primo Central
    Differentiators and a final note
    Questions to consider
    For more information.
  • OCLC Number: 714568488
    714801613
    696785203
  • Identifier: ISBN1-283-09344-8;ISBN9786613093448;ISBN0-8389-9220-X