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NISO Launches Open Discovery Initiative

Information Today [November 17, 2011]

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Abstract: As index-based search products become strategic tools in which libraries make major investments, it is important to identify best practices and develop appropriate standards. The Open Discovery Initiative addresses several areas of interest in the arena of index-based discovery tools, including transparency of the content of the indexes, consistent terms and vocabularies, and standard mechanisms for transferring content from publishers to discovery service providers.


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Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Information Today
Issue:November 17, 2011
Publisher:Information Today
Place of Publication:Medford, NJ
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Online access:http://newsbreaks.infotoday.com/NewsBreaks/NISO-Launches-Open-Discovery-Initiative-78983.asp
Record Number:16322
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2011-11-17 15:55:15