Tag: discovery layers

Discovery Layers: potential and pitfalls

The Public Libraries Victoria Network ICT Special Interest Group, of which I am convener, ran a one-day seminar last week on discovery layers and public libraries. We invited four Victorian public library speakers to talk about their experiences, new as they are to discovery layers and then speakers from the State Library of Victoria and …

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A quick insight into the e-audio market

Its Day 10 of the 30 blog posts in 30 days challenge and today I attended a seminar on downloadables. Organised by the ICT Special Interest Group of the Public Libraries Victoria Network (of which I am a part), it was intended to show ICT staff what Collections librarians will be asking them to implement …

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Marshall Breeding – VALA2010 Day 2 Morning Plenary

Marshall Breeding – Vanderbilt University Libraries – Blending evolution with revolution: a new cycle of library automation spins on Library Technology Guides (website) is where Marshall puts all the information he gathers as he does his research. It shows whats going on in the field of library automation.  Check out the chart on the Australian …

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