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Rediscover Discovery: Evaluating Web‐Scale Discovery Platforms
In 2012, the University of Houston Libraries conducted an extensive evaluation process of the major library web-scale discovery platforms in the marketplace. The methodology included evaluation of vendor demonstrations, ...
Developing Best Practices for Implementing a Web-Scale Discovery System
This presentation outlines best practices for discovery systems implementations based off of the experience of implementing multiple discovery systems at University of Houston.
The impact of Discovery Systems on Libraries' Organizational Structures and Staffing
As libraries adopt new technologies, it is important to consider how and by whom they will be managed and incorporated into existing organizational structures. This presentation will cover the preliminary results of widely ...
Converting Your e-Resource Records to RDA
Why wait? Convert your e-resource bibliographic records to RDA enhanced records. Library vendors can automate the RDA enhancement of your existing catalog records. In-house options are also available. The Library of ...
Navigating the Primo Resource Type Jungle: Connecting Resource Types to RDA and Local Collections
At the University of Houston our decision for the use of resources types in our Primo discovery system were influenced by two local projects. Prior to implementing Primo, our library completed an RDA Enhancement project ...
RDA Is Here: Full Scale Implementation of RDA at UH System Libraries
The national libraries of United States started their implementation of RDA on March 31, 2013. University of Houston Libraries decided to take action to ensure a simultaneous implementation of the new resource description ...
Web-Scale Discovery: Post Implementation
Discovery services provide users a single search box to access a library’s entire preindexed collection. Representatives from two academic libraries serving different user populations will discuss marketing, instructing ...