Chapter 7. References and Resources

This section provides selected resources that address topics related to discovery services. These resources provide background information for this issue of Library Technology Reports and are recommended for additional in-depth information on specific topics.

Allison, DeeAnn, and Margaret Mering. “Use of Discovery Tools in ARL Libraries.” Unpublished paper. Faculty Publications, UNL Libraries, 366, May 24, 2018.

Breeding, Marshall. “Discoverability: The Ultimate Goal.” In The Critical Component: Standards in the Information Exchange Environment. Edited by Todd A. Carpenter, 167-193. Chicago: Association for Library Collections and Technical Services, American Library Association, 2014.

———. “Ex Libris Unbundles Discovery for Alma.” Smart Libraries Newsletter 36, no. 12 (December 2016): 7.

———. “Future of Library Discovery Systems.” Information Standards Quarterly 27, no. 1 (2015): 24–30.

———. The Future of Library Resource Discovery. A NISO white paper. Baltimore, MD: NISO, February 2015.

———. Knowledge Base and Link Resolver Study: General Findings. Stockholm, Sweden: LIBRIS nationella bibliotekssystem, 2012.

———. “Library Resource Discovery Products: Context, Library Perspectives, and Vendor Positions.” Library Technology Reports 50, no. 1 (January 2014).

———. “Library Systems Report 2018: New Technologies Enable an Expanded Vision of Library Services.” American Libraries Magazine, May 1, 2018.

———. “Next-Generation Library Catalogs.” Library Technology Reports 43, no. 4 (July–August 2007).

———. “Smarter Libraries through Technology: Trends in Resource Management and Discovery Product Strategies.” Smart Libraries Newsletter 38, no. 3 (March 2018): 1–2.

———. “State of the Art in Library Discovery 2010.” Computers in Libraries 30, no. 1 (2010): 31–35.

———. “Yewno Advances as a New Type of Discovery.” Smart Libraries Newsletter 37, no. 4 (April 2017): 2–5.

Else, Holly. “How Unpaywall Is Transforming Open Science.” Nature 560 (August 2018): 290–29.

Ex Libris. Evaluating the Impact of Discovery Services: Results to Date, and Points for Future Success. Des Plaines, IL: Ex Libris, September 2018.

Levine-Clark, Michael, John McDonald, and Jason S. Price. “The Effect of Discovery Systems on Online Journal Usage: A Longitudinal Study.” Insights 27, no. 3 (November 2014): 249–56.

Lown, Cory, Tito Sierra, and Josh Boyer. “How Users Search the Library from a Single Search Box.” College and Research Libraries 74, no. 3 (2013): 227–41.

Schonfeld, Roger C. Does Discovery Still Happen in the Library? Roles and Strategies for a Shifting Reality. Issue brief. New York: Ithaka S+R, 2014.


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