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Trove: Explore Like Never Before. Key Features of Trove May 2010


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This presentation gives an overview of how to use Trove the Australian search engine . The key features of Trove are shown on screen.

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Trove: Explore Like Never Before. Key Features of Trove May 2010

  1. 1. <ul><li>Rose Holley </li></ul><ul><li>1 May 2010 </li></ul><ul><li></li></ul>Explore Like Never Before……
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  3. 3. Content sources <ul><li>Australian Collaborative Services </li></ul><ul><li>ANBD – 1000 libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Pandora - websites </li></ul><ul><li>ARO - Research </li></ul><ul><li>RAAM - Archives </li></ul><ul><li>Picture Australia </li></ul><ul><li>Australian Newspapers </li></ul><ul><li>Open sources </li></ul><ul><li>Open Library (Internet Archive) </li></ul><ul><li>Hathi Trust </li></ul><ul><li>OAISTER </li></ul><ul><li>Targets – websites </li></ul><ul><li>Amazon </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Google Books </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube </li></ul>
  4. 4. browse groups/ zones Single search Restrict search
  5. 5. Refine/limit search results groups/zones results Get item
  6. 6. Grouping of versions Get options
  7. 8. Buy Add tag Add comment merge/split versions and works if incorrect
  8. 9. minimise expand
  9. 10. Minimised zones
  10. 11. Limit using facet
  11. 12. listen
  12. 14. User profile Your settings and history
  13. 16. finding information just got easier.....
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  17. 20. Future developments <ul><ul><li>Expanding content – new contributors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New features </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Forum </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Adding context to and between items </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>RSS feeds </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>API </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Enhancements re getting options </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Site harvesting by Google </li></ul></ul></ul>
  18. 21. <ul><li></li></ul>Questions?