Ids search presentation

  • 566 views
Uploaded on

Introduction to the IDS Search Project.

Introduction to the IDS Search Project.

More in: Technology , Education
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
566
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Enhanced Resource Sharing
    Simple and Powerful User and Librarian Experience
    Designed and Tested for Usability
    IDS Search Team:
    Mike Curtis, Search Team Manager; Nathan Fixler; Mike Mulligan; Cyril Oberlander; Shannon Pritting; Kevin Reiss; Ed Rivenburgh; Adam Traub
  • 2. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    One click integration with ILLIAD orAleph Title Request Option from the results list.
    User friendly Resource Sharing
  • 3. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    Get local information from ILS and link to ILL functions.
    Promote Local, Consortial, and Worldwide Collections
  • 4. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    IDS Search can be the library’s only catalog, consolidating the local opac, the union catalog, and Worldcat. Users change libraries and catalogs easily in one interface.
    Worldwide
    Union Catalog
    Local OPAC
  • 5. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    Custom Links/ “Find in” takes searches from IDS Search into local collections, vendor databases, and web resources.
    Promote Local, Consortial, and Worldwide Collections
  • 6. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    IDS Search has undergone extensive usability testing in its development process.
    IDS Search was tested in 2009 by a usability team at University of Rochester.
    In 2010, researchers at SUNY Geneseo will conduct usability testing using eye tracking software and eye movement miscue analysis (EMMA).
    Focus on User Experience
  • 7. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    IDS Search is easy to implement and customize to fit your website and your library.
    Advanced CSS customization is also available.
    Easy Set Up and Integration with Web Presence
  • 8. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    Features such as search builder help libraries promote their catalog with easily generated and embedded code for the IDS Search box.
    Easy to Set Up and Promote
  • 9. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    Easy to run reports provide data on usage, and also tell you what features are being used.
    Reports can be run for a week, month, or year.
    Easy Tools for Librarians to Evaluate and Use IDS Search
  • 10. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    IDS Search is user-centered, promoting the features that usability testing showed users want and utilize most as prominent features.
    Focus on User Experience
  • 11. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    IDS Search offers user friendly features found in search engines and library databases such as spell check and auto search for zero results.
    Auto search can also be turned off at the local level if desired.
    Focus on User Experience
  • 12. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    Features such as Google Books Preview, citation generators, and a stable url for the book help users evaluate resources and organize research.
    Focus on User Experience
  • 13. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    Who’s Currently Using IDS Search?
    http://search.idsproject.org/
    Promote Local, Consortial, and Worldwide Collections
  • 14. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    IDS Search Resources:
    IDS Search Blog
    http://idssearch.wordpress.com/
    IDS Search Site
    http://idsproject.org/Tools/IDSSearch.aspx
    IDS Search Listserv http://mail.geneseo.edu/mailman/listinfo/idssearch-l
    Continuously Improving the User Experience
  • 15. An easy to use catalog that promotes resource sharing.
    How Do I Get Started?
    Get Worldcat API Key
    Contact Kevin Reiss at OLS
    Customize Look and Feel
    Insert on your webpage
    Easy to Implement