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September 07, 2004

Index Data National Library of Finland selects YAZ Proxy. Helsinki University Library, The National Library of Finland, has selected YAZ Proxy to facilitate Z39.50 remote access to Linda, the University''s 4.2 million record union catalog of Finnish university libraries based on Endeavor''s Voyager system. [Full Announcement].

August 17, 2004

Index Data Toronto University Libraries implements YAZ Proxy. The University of Toronto Libraries is now enabling access to its catalog via SRW services using YAZ Proxy. The University is using YAZ Proxy to enable users of Microsoft applications to search its catalogue from within those applications by using Microsoft''s ResearchPane to formulate a query, and then using other software to translate that query into the SRW protocol, which is then sent on to the YAZ Proxy. [Full Announcement].