Roy Tennant
 
 
Then:  Users  built  workflow around   libraries Now:  Library must build services around user workflow Discovery happens ...
 
The Way It Was Card distribution service Catalogers Bibliographic records Local card  catalog Added value
The Way It Became Bibliographic utility Bibliographic records Catalogers Local catalog Added value
The Way It Can Be Union catalog, Locally tailored  and skinned Bibliographic records Catalogers Added value Benefits accru...
Benefits of  Concentration <ul><li>Search results ranking </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Holdings data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>U...
Benefit of Concentration: Ranking based on number of holding libraries
Benefit of Concentration: More data to mine
 
Benefit of Concentration: Ability to make user- contributed data better
From:  Social Classification and Folksonomy in Art Museums: early data from the steve.museum tagger prototype a paper for ...
Benefit of Concentration: Ability to perform “switching service” for all participants
 
 
Benefits of Diffusion <ul><li>Library holdings syndicated into places where people are found (e.g., Google) </li></ul><ul>...
Benefit of Concentration: Exposed in spaces where potential users are found
 
 
 
Concentration A webscale presence Mobilize data Diffusion Disclosure of links,  data and services
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Library Catalogs at the Network Level

948 views

Published on

Presentation at 2008 ALA Conference for the program "The Future of Catalogs and Cataloging"

Published in: Education, Business
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
948
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
9
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
36
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Library Catalogs at the Network Level

  1. 1. Roy Tennant
  2. 4. Then: Users built workflow around libraries Now: Library must build services around user workflow Discovery happens elsewhere Disclosure
  3. 6. The Way It Was Card distribution service Catalogers Bibliographic records Local card catalog Added value
  4. 7. The Way It Became Bibliographic utility Bibliographic records Catalogers Local catalog Added value
  5. 8. The Way It Can Be Union catalog, Locally tailored and skinned Bibliographic records Catalogers Added value Benefits accrue to all!
  6. 9. Benefits of Concentration <ul><li>Search results ranking </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Holdings data </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Usage data (e.g., display, circulation) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Recommendations of related books </li></ul><ul><li>User contributed content can be shared </li></ul><ul><li>User contributed content can be made better </li></ul><ul><li>Attention can be attracted and redirected </li></ul>
  7. 10. Benefit of Concentration: Ranking based on number of holding libraries
  8. 11. Benefit of Concentration: More data to mine
  9. 13. Benefit of Concentration: Ability to make user- contributed data better
  10. 14. From: Social Classification and Folksonomy in Art Museums: early data from the steve.museum tagger prototype a paper for the ASIST SIG-CR workshop on Social Classification , November 4, 2006, by Jennifer Trant
  11. 15. Benefit of Concentration: Ability to perform “switching service” for all participants
  12. 18. Benefits of Diffusion <ul><li>Library holdings syndicated into places where people are found (e.g., Google) </li></ul><ul><li>Small libraries can play in big spaces </li></ul><ul><li>The more paths there are, the easier it is for people to reach you </li></ul>
  13. 19. Benefit of Concentration: Exposed in spaces where potential users are found
  14. 23. Concentration A webscale presence Mobilize data Diffusion Disclosure of links, data and services

×