The decision to begin development of a discovery system for a mobile device meant that the library would be committing to an area that was quickly growing but did not yet have the massive usership of the library catalog
. Working in an area that was not yet established to be a core library service meant that there would be more room to experiment and less pressure to conform to traditional standards.
The company is an outgrowth of experience gained by MARC Link Retrospective Conversion in digitizing and linking library catalog
materials to MARC records.
The Science Library Catalog
: A springboard for information literacy.
Accounting for consortial catalogs and multiple interfaces in use simultaneously (i.e., when the "classic" ILS-integrated OPAC and a discovery tool were both presented as the library catalog
), there was a potential for 273 catalog interfaces.
The Linked Open Data movement is a democratic one, and we want the library catalog
to be a significant part of it.
If the student is working on an assignment and has accessed the library catalog
for information relative to this need, it is a distinct advantage to be able to remove ambiguity by a click of the mouse (http://janus.uoregon.edu/search/w) or the pass of a cursor (http://www.consuls.org) and then continue with the search.
She argues for the need for a more integrative approach to bibliographic models and discusses the concept of the oworko in library cataloging theory and how it has evolved; the history of data models and library data models; the evolution of library catalog
technology; the new FRBR bibliographic model and the technical and social goals of the FRBR Study Group; FRBR entities; issues that arise in FRBR; and FRBR compared to semantic web vocabularies that are variants of the multi-entity bibliographic model that FRBR introduced.
For example, the Ex Libris online public access library catalog
system provides access to INFOMINE content, as does the California Digital Library Searchlight system.
Chapters and features include: The Library as a Physical Space; The Library Catalog
; The Reference Collection; Periodicals and Indexes; Electronic Resources and the Internet; The Research Paper; A Review of the Process; and Further Resources/ Bibliography/Index
The Villanova University Catalog Viewer automatically submits the user's search terms to the library catalog
as the user searches in ScienceDirect or Hub and displays relevant catalog results alongside those from SciVerse.
In acknowledgement of that, the sessions tend to combine the specific tools often covered in a course-integrated sessions, such as the library catalog
and article databases, but the sessions also focus a great deal on effective search strategies across different types of resources and on evaluating content.
The author has organized the main body of her text in ten chapters devoted to the world of the library catalog
; the automated school library; standards for organizing the bibliographic universe; subject cataloging principles and procedures; subject classification rules and procedures; the rules, procedures, and practices of descriptive cataloging, and a wide variety of other related subjects.