Libraries Sharing Technology for Sharing

Date created: 
2006
Keywords: 
resource sharing, BC Electronic Library Network, BC ELN, COPPUL, library consortia, reSearcher, A to Z, federated searching, CJDB, OutLook OnLine, COPPUL Animated Tutorials Sharing Project, Open Journal Systems, Public Knowledge Project, OJS, PKP
Abstract: 

Recent resource sharing technology developments in the western Canadian consortia, BC Electronic Library Network and COPPUL are discussed. Highlights include the shelf status project of BC ELN, combining the functionality of a union catalogue with live lookup of circulation status via Z39.50, a tagging feature for the locally developed A to Z list CJDB (CUFTS Journal Database), a locally developed federated search tool, dbwiz, the Open Journal Systems software of the Public Knowledge Project, and the COPPUL Animated Tutorials Sharing Project.

Description: 
Presentation at BCLA 2006 conference: British Columbia Library Association: Sharing a Vision: The Power of Collaboration, Burnaby, British Columbia. April 20 - 22, 2006.
Language: 
English
Document type: 
Conference presentation
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