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2016 EDS Conference

As a new information professional, I feel that it’s really important that I get as much information about the changes and developments that are happening in the information profession. 990 more words

Library And Information Science

Platforms, systems and libraries

The end of 2015 and the start of 2016 seems to have delivered a number of interesting reports and presentations relevant to the library technology sphere.  1,050 more words


Bibliothekskataloge als Persönliche Assistenten?

Was fehlt in Bibliothekskatalogen, Discovery Systemen und BibliotheksApps? 61 more words


How library terminology baffles users

In the early usability tests we ran for the discovery system we implemented earlier in the year one of the aspects we looked at were the search facets.   614 more words


Serendipity in Bibliotheken?

Dem “Zufallsfund” in Bibliotheken (zur Abgrenzung von Serendipity gegenüber Zufallsfund u. dgl. vgl. den englischen Wikipedia-Artikel) wird oftmals, v.a. von NichtbibliothekarInnen, hohe Wertschätzung entgegengebracht. 323 more words


Looking at Discovery statistics

We’ve been running Primo as our new Library Search discovery system since the end of April so it’s been ‘live’ for just over four months.  Although it’s been a quieter time of year over the summer I thought it would be interesting to start to see what the analytics are saying about how Library Search is being used. 504 more words