Recent Library Tech Trends and their impact on Resource Sharing
Copyright (c) 2012 Nordic Resource Sharing Conference
Abstract: Marshall Breeding will present a summary of the latest trends in library management systems and discovery services. Many of these new products, especially those based on cloud computing technologies, have a profound impact on the models of resource sharing available to libraries. Breeding will also review some of the major tech products and organizational trends that have transpired in recent times. On many fronts libraries are consolidating their resource sharing arrangements to form ever larger pools of resources available to their clients.