Next Generation Library Catalogs <ul><li>David Lindahl </li></ul><ul><li>Co-Principal Investigator </li></ul><ul><li>eXten...
Faceted Browsing Search Interface (NCSU Libraries Catalog)
Catalog + Community Features (Ann Arbor District Library)
Hosted Catalog Solution (OCLC WorldCat Local - University of Washington Libraries Catalog)
Open Source Software (Scriblio - Plymouth State University Library Search)
Open Source Components (SOLR/Lucene)
ILS Vendor Offerings (Ex Libris Primo and Innovative Interfaces Encore)
Next Generation Library Catalog <ul><li>The “This Generation Library Catalog” </li></ul><ul><li>Not just a destination </l...
Next Generation Library <ul><li>Technologies are changing quickly </li></ul><ul><li>Library users are adopting a wide rang...
Next Generation Library Study Users Conceptualize Design Usability Test Implement Deploy Iterate to improve
Competition <ul><li>Google </li></ul><ul><li>OCLC </li></ul><ul><li>ILS vendors </li></ul><ul><li>Open source software </l...
Next Generation Catalogs <ul><li>Complete </li></ul><ul><li>Faceted and FRBRized </li></ul><ul><li>Not just a destination ...
 
eXtensible Catalog (XC) <ul><li>Alternative way to reveal library collections to users </li></ul><ul><li>Integrate library...
eXtensible Catalog (XC) <ul><li>User interface: faceting, Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Support for local development </li></u...
eXtensible Catalog (XC) <ul><li>Phase 1 (2006-2007) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funding: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation – Scholarly...
XC Phase 1: C4 Prototype
XC Phase 1: Name Authority Prototype
XC Phase 2 Activities <ul><li>Develop a metadata application profile </li></ul><ul><li>Conduct user research </li></ul><ul...
XC Phase 2: Advisory Board <ul><li>Andrew Pace (North Carolina State University) </li></ul><ul><li>Karen Calhoun (OCLC) </...
XC Phase 2: Implementation Partners <ul><li>Notre Dame University </li></ul><ul><li>CARLI – Consortium of Academic and Res...
XC Phase 2: User Research Partners <ul><li>Cornell University </li></ul><ul><li>Ohio State University </li></ul><ul><li>Ya...
XC Phase 2: System Diagram Metadata Services Hub Metadata Cache Temporary storage of packages of metadata  along with sour...
Phase 2 System Diagram Summary  <ul><li>Multiple sources for existing metadata </li></ul><ul><li>Metadata Service Hub </li...
XC Vision <ul><li>Address the needs of  many  libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible, extensible software </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>More information on XC: </li></ul><ul><li>www.extensiblecatalog.info </li></ul><ul><li>David Lindahl </li></ul><ul...
 
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On Wednesday November 7th, 2007 David Lindahl from the University of Rochester discussed his work on the eXtensible Catalog project as part of a program on Next Generation Library Catalogs held at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and sponsored by the Five Colleges' Librarians Council and Simmons College Graduate School of Library & Information Science (GSLIS). More information is available here:http://www.smith.edu/libraries/staff/fivecoll/nextgen.htm

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Next Generation Catalogs: Extensible Catalog, David Lindahl

  1. Next Generation Library Catalogs <ul><li>David Lindahl </li></ul><ul><li>Co-Principal Investigator </li></ul><ul><li>eXtensible Catalog Project </li></ul><ul><li>University of Rochester River Campus Libraries </li></ul>
  2. Faceted Browsing Search Interface (NCSU Libraries Catalog)
  3. Catalog + Community Features (Ann Arbor District Library)
  4. Hosted Catalog Solution (OCLC WorldCat Local - University of Washington Libraries Catalog)
  5. Open Source Software (Scriblio - Plymouth State University Library Search)
  6. Open Source Components (SOLR/Lucene)
  7. ILS Vendor Offerings (Ex Libris Primo and Innovative Interfaces Encore)
  8. Next Generation Library Catalog <ul><li>The “This Generation Library Catalog” </li></ul><ul><li>Not just a destination </li></ul><ul><li>Not software you can buy or download </li></ul><ul><li>New role for libraries </li></ul>
  9. Next Generation Library <ul><li>Technologies are changing quickly </li></ul><ul><li>Library users are adopting a wide range of them </li></ul><ul><li>Shift </li></ul>Catalog User
  10. Next Generation Library Study Users Conceptualize Design Usability Test Implement Deploy Iterate to improve
  11. Competition <ul><li>Google </li></ul><ul><li>OCLC </li></ul><ul><li>ILS vendors </li></ul><ul><li>Open source software </li></ul><ul><li>How many next-generation catalogs do we need? </li></ul>
  12. Next Generation Catalogs <ul><li>Complete </li></ul><ul><li>Faceted and FRBRized </li></ul><ul><li>Not just a destination </li></ul><ul><li>Community participation </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible privacy and filtering </li></ul><ul><li>Open </li></ul>
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  14. eXtensible Catalog (XC) <ul><li>Alternative way to reveal library collections to users </li></ul><ul><li>Integrate library content into other systems </li></ul><ul><li>Open source, collaborative </li></ul>
  15. eXtensible Catalog (XC) <ul><li>User interface: faceting, Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Support for local development </li></ul><ul><li>Handle multiple metadata schemas </li></ul><ul><li>Informed by user research </li></ul>
  16. eXtensible Catalog (XC) <ul><li>Phase 1 (2006-2007) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funding: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation – Scholarly Communications Program </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Duration: 1 year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop a project plan </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Phase 2 (2007-2009) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Build and deploy XC software </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conduct User Research </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop a governance structure </li></ul></ul>
  17. XC Phase 1: C4 Prototype
  18. XC Phase 1: Name Authority Prototype
  19. XC Phase 2 Activities <ul><li>Develop a metadata application profile </li></ul><ul><li>Conduct user research </li></ul><ul><li>Implement the XC software </li></ul><ul><li>Seek out additional partners </li></ul><ul><li>Governance and Sustainability </li></ul><ul><li>Dissemination </li></ul>
  20. XC Phase 2: Advisory Board <ul><li>Andrew Pace (North Carolina State University) </li></ul><ul><li>Karen Calhoun (OCLC) </li></ul><ul><li>Barbara Tillett (Library of Congress) </li></ul><ul><li>John Blyberg (Darien CT Public Library) </li></ul>
  21. XC Phase 2: Implementation Partners <ul><li>Notre Dame University </li></ul><ul><li>CARLI – Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois </li></ul><ul><li>Rochester Institute of Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Oregon State University </li></ul><ul><li>Georgia PINES </li></ul><ul><li>Cornell University </li></ul><ul><li>University at Buffalo </li></ul>
  22. XC Phase 2: User Research Partners <ul><li>Cornell University </li></ul><ul><li>Ohio State University </li></ul><ul><li>Yale University </li></ul>
  23. XC Phase 2: System Diagram Metadata Services Hub Metadata Cache Temporary storage of packages of metadata along with sources ILS Other metadata repository Institutional repository Normalization Terminology Relationships Transforms Sources for existing library metadata XC User Interface Platforms Drupal Blackboard Sakai XC-schema metadata delivered to client platforms XC User Interfaces Out of the box XC user Interface XC Cataloging User Interface Library resources organized by course Library resources organized by course Homegrown Homegrown (PHP or Java) User and staff generated metadata delivered to the MSH Plone Out of the box XC user Interface
  24. Phase 2 System Diagram Summary <ul><li>Multiple sources for existing metadata </li></ul><ul><li>Metadata Service Hub </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple user platforms and interfaces </li></ul>
  25. XC Vision <ul><li>Address the needs of many libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Flexible, extensible software </li></ul><ul><li>Use XC “as is” or build on top of it </li></ul>
  26. <ul><li>More information on XC: </li></ul><ul><li>www.extensiblecatalog.info </li></ul><ul><li>David Lindahl </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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