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The State of the Art in Library Discovery 2010

@article{Breeding2010TheSO,
  title={The State of the Art in Library Discovery 2010},
  author={Marshall Breeding},
  journal={Computers in libraries},
  year={2010},
  volume={30},
  pages={31-34}
}
  • M. Breeding
  • Published 1 February 2010
  • Art
  • Computers in libraries
ALTHOUGH I SEE SOME WELCOME ADVANCES IN THE STATE OF THE ART IN THE REALM OF LIBRARY DISCOVERY INTERFACES, MUCH WORK REMAINS. 

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The Impact of Web-Scale Discovery on the Use of Electronic Resources

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The discovery layer at UC Berkeley did not lead to equal increases across platforms, but rather to a complex array of increases and decreases in use according to a variety of factors.

Data Transfer Between Discovery Services and Library Catalogs: A Case Study at the University of the Fraser Valley

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An Analysis on the Functions of the Next Generation Library Catalog: With a Focus on SearchWorks

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