A Virtual Library Based on the Z 39 . 50 Protocol

  title={A Virtual Library Based on the Z 39 . 50 Protocol},
  author={Helder Troca Zagalo and Joaquim Sousa Pinto and Joaquim Arnaldo Martins},
This paper describes a system, in development, called “Virtual Library”. The design of this system takes account of the most recent developments in the domain of virtual catalogues and present some solutions to issues previously pointed by some researchers. It consists in a virtual catalogue, implemented over the Z39.50 protocol, that has is main goal the improvement of the quality and usefulness of the information retrieved by the end user and to achieve a better interoperability with foreign… CONTINUE READING

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