OPACs

From Library Success: A Best Practices Wiki
(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
m (OPAC Vendors We Like)
(OPAC Vendors We Like)
Line 5: Line 5:
 
''If you would like to recommend a vendor, please sign your name to the recommendation so that we know it's not from a vendor. An explanation of why you like this vendor would be great too!''
 
''If you would like to recommend a vendor, please sign your name to the recommendation so that we know it's not from a vendor. An explanation of why you like this vendor would be great too!''
  
I haven't used Aquabrowser (www.aquabrowser.com) first hand, but it's worth looking into.  It's a user interface that sits on top of an existing library catalog.  Users search the online catalog and get results in visual form (a "word cloud"). If you've used Kartoo (www.kartoo.com), you'll see a similarity.  The results show associations, including shades of meaning and related spellings.  Ellie
+
I haven't used [http://www.aquabrowser.com Aquabrowser] first hand, but it's worth looking into.  It's a user interface that sits on top of an existing library catalog.  Users search the online catalog and get results in visual form (a "word cloud"). If you've used [http://www.kartoo.com Kartoo], you'll see a similarity.  The results show associations, including shades of meaning and related spellings.  Ellie
  
 
= Blogs/Websites to Watch =
 
= Blogs/Websites to Watch =

Revision as of 22:29, 19 December 2005

Contents

Success Stories

OPAC Vendors We Like

If you would like to recommend a vendor, please sign your name to the recommendation so that we know it's not from a vendor. An explanation of why you like this vendor would be great too!

I haven't used Aquabrowser first hand, but it's worth looking into. It's a user interface that sits on top of an existing library catalog. Users search the online catalog and get results in visual form (a "word cloud"). If you've used Kartoo, you'll see a similarity. The results show associations, including shades of meaning and related spellings. Ellie

Blogs/Websites to Watch

Panlibus [1]

Lorcan Dempsey - [2]

Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check out

Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
Navigation
Toolbox