Oxford Discoverability Panel ALA 2011 New OrleansPresentation Transcript
Claremont Colleges Library Discovery tools & OUP Content Oxford Discoverability Panel ALA New Orleans Sunday June 26, 2011 firstname.lastname@example.org
The one stop shop User research is evolving toward fewer points of entry Library discovery tools are an alternative one stop shop answer that provide a point of entryto a broader array of scholarly content But not so much with reference… A core area for Oxford
…of a book… Claremont Colleges Library http://claremont.summon.serialssolutions.com/ Try it out! A Google alternative? What’s missing?
Does Oxford have them? Yes, but you have to go to the ORO silo…
But beyond reference…does Google (books) send users to Oxford content?
Discovering Oxford content in Google Books
The library catalog is NOT the first place users will look In Google Books, the Oxford link encourages individual purchase, but… “Find in a library” can take users to library content… if they find a functional link
…of a book… How are books discovered? Claremont Colleges Library