WEB SCALE DISCOVERY SERVICES A LIBRARY TECHNOLOGY REPORT JASON VAUGHAN
Discovery Services: Basics and Resources – Library
Web Scale Discovery Services by Jason Vaughan. This title is actually an issue of Library Technology Reports from ALA Tech Source. The report covers the content, interface, and functionality of discovery services from the major vendors to help with evaluation. Possibly a bit dated now.
Five Years of Web-Scale Discovery and - Information Today
Five Years of Web-Scale Discovery and Counting . No matter the argument, discovery tools and web-scale discovery services (WSDS) in fact do attempt to provide users with a similar one-stop shop version of a library catalog, allowing users to conduct single keyword searches over the virtual entirety of a library’s accessible resources.
The Ins and Outs of Evaluating Web-Scale Discovery Services
The Ins and Outs of Evaluating Web-Scale Discovery Services Even though most patrons would not recognize the term web-scale discovery (WSD), This article relies on definitions largely based on Jason Vaughn’s January 2011 issue of Library Technology Reports published by American Library Association’s TechSource and on vendor websitesPublished in: Computers in libraries · 2012Authors: Athena HoeppnerAbout: Information technology · Metadata · Cataloging · Documentation · Coding · Higher ed
Web Scale Discovery Services | ALA Store
Web scale discovery services are a tool with major potential to transform the nature of library systems. These services are capable of searching quickly and seamlessly across a vast range of local and remote content and providing relevancy-ranked results in the type of
Web-Scale Discovery Services | American Libraries Magazine
Web-scale discovery services—tools that search seamlessly across a wide range of local and remote content and provide relevance-ranked results—have the ambitious goal of providing a single point of entry into a library’s collections. The four major vendors are OCLC, EBSCO, ProQuest, and Ex
Choice of Discovery: Evaluating Web Scale Discovery Services
This Paper attempts to provide a comprehensive overview of Library Web Scale Discovery solutions by depicting various facets of Web Scale Discovery solutions such as its importance to Library field, their possible role as the starting point for research, content coverage, and finally analyses the competition at the discovery front by comparing the services of major players.
Investigations into library web scale discovery services
PDF fileInvestigations into Library Web Scale Discovery Services Page 4 then be sorted in various ways according to the researcher’s whim (publication date, item type, full text only, etc.).Published in: Information Technology and Libraries · 2008Authors: Jason VaughanAffiliation: University of Nevada Las VegasAbout: Automation · Information retrieval
"Investigations into library web scale discovery services
Web scale discovery services for libraries provide deep discovery to a library’s local and licensed content, and represent an evolution, perhaps a revolution, for end user information discovery as pertains to library collections. This article frames the topic of Web scale discovery, and begins by illuminating Web scale discovery from anCited by: 60Publish Year: 2008Author: Jason Vaughan
Web Scale Discovery Services : a Library Technology Report
Get this from a library! Web Scale Discovery Services : a Library Technology Report. [Jason Vaughan] -- 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
Web Scale Discovery Systems and Library Instruction
PDF filetechnology on library instruction. 1.3.1 Web Scale Discovery Systems . Web scale discovery services and systems, or WSDS, are search tools which allow a library user to search and access all materials the library subscribes to with a single search (Sadeh, 2013). The term “web scale” refers to the expansive technology used to