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Title Planning and implementing resource discovery tools in academic libraries / Mary Pagliero Popp and Diane Dallis, editors
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), ©2012


Description 1 online resource (626 pages)
Series Advances in Library and Information Science
Advances in Library and Information Science
Contents Understanding information seeking behavior of faculty and students: a review of the literature / Nancy Falciani-White -- From metasearching to discovery: the University of Florida experience / LeiLani Freund, Christian Poehlmann, Colleen Seale -- Details, details, details: issues in planning for, implementing, and using resource discovery tools / David P. Brennan -- Evaluating and selecting a library web-scale discovery service / Jason Vaughan -- Best practices for selecting the best fit / Monica Metz-Wiseman [and others] -- Criteria to consider when evaluating web-based discovery tools / Amy Hoseth -- Thinking inside the grid: selecting a discovery system through the RFP process / Dace Freivalds, Binky Lush -- Designing an evaluation process for resource discovery tools / David Bietila, Tod Olson -- Resource discovery tools: supporting serendipity / Tammera M. Race -- User search activities within an academic library gateway: implications for web-scale discovery systems / William H. Mischo [and others] -- Setting a direction for discovery: a phased approach / Janet Fransen [and others] -- Developing a user-centered article discovery environment / Suzanne Chapman [and others] -- Replicating top users' searches in summon and Google Scholar / David Earl Noe -- How users approach discovery tools / Lucy Holman [and others] -- Search success at the University of Manitoba Libraries pre- and post-summon implementation / Lisa O'Hara, Pat Nicholls, Karen Keiller -- Fostering discovery through web interface design: perpetual beta as the new norm / Juliet Kerico [and others] -- Usability testing summon on the USC Libraries home page / Felicia Palsson -- Implementing library discovery: a balancing act / Andrew J. Welch -- Discovering our library's resources: vendor tools versus in-house tools / Amy S. Jackson [and others] -- Discovery in a hurry: fast transitions from federated search to article discovery / Nina Exner, Stephen Bollinger, Iyanna Sims -- Implementation and acceptance of a discovery tool: lessons learned / David Dahl, Patricia MacDonald -- Putting library discovery where users are / Scott Garrison, Anne Prestamo, Juan Carlos Rodriguez -- Implementing a discovery layer in a consortial environment / Mark Christel, Jacob Koehler, Michael Upfold -- Creating organizational buy-in: overcoming challenges to a library-wide discovery tool implementation / Meris A. Mandernach, Jody Condit Fagan -- Introducing discovery systems to academic user communities: a case study with recommendations / Mary Mintz -- Does web-scale discovery make a difference?: changes in collections use after implementing summon / Jan Kemp -- Catalog maintenance and authority control in discovery systems: a survey of early adopters / Pamela Harpel-Burke -- Early adoption: EBSCO discovery service at Illinois State University / Anita K. Foster, Sarah C. Williams -- The long and winding road: implementing discovery at Indiana University Bloomington Libraries / Courtney Greene -- Encore synergy implementation at a medium-sized university library: unforeseen challenges and opportunities / Rachel A. Erb -- Primo central: a step closer to library electronic resource discovery / Dale Poulter -- The single-search project: selecting and implementing primo at a research and cultural heritage institution / Jennifer Palmisano -- Implementing primo for the Michiana Academic Library Consortium (MALC) / Aaron B. Bales, Mark Dehmlow -- Simplifying resource discovery and access in academic libraries: implementing and evaluating summon at Huddersfield and Northumbria universities / June Thoburn, Annette Coates, Graham Stone -- Implementation of resource discovery: lessons learned / Elizabeth P. Babbitt, Amy Foster, Doralyn Rossmann -- WorldCat local: a transformative solution / Angi Faiks, Katy Gabrio -- Tiptoeing forward: implementing and integrating WorldCat Local as a discovery tool / Tyler Goldberg, Anna Marie Johnson, Randy Kuehn -- Web-scale discovery: a library of Babel? / William Breitbach -- The web-scale discovery environment and changing library services and processes / Peter Webster -- The trial of searching for musical works using resource discovery tools / Anita Breckbill
Summary "This book addresses the many new resource discovery tools and products in existence as well as their potential uses and applications"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Discovery tools
Online research
Integrating local digital collections
Selecting a discovery tool
User behavior
User testing
User-centered design
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Title screen (IGI Global, viewed June 19, 2012)
Subject Online library catalogs.
Federated searching.
Library Web sites.
Library catalogs and users.
Information behavior.
Academic libraries -- United States -- Case studies
Academic libraries -- Canada -- Case studies
online catalogs.
Academic libraries.
Federated searching.
Information behavior.
Library catalogs and users.
Library Web sites.
Online library catalogs.
United States.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Popp, Mary Pagliero, 1949-
Dallis, Diane, 1971-
IGI Global.
ISBN 9781466618220