- Anne M. Prestamo / AquaBrowserJennifer Ward/WorldCat LocalNext Generation Library Catalogs: David Lindahl
Friday, January 11, 2008
The Simmons Graduate School of Library and Information Science has made available 3 podcasts of recent talks on the next generation catalog.
Thursday, January 10, 2008
The final report of the working group, On the Record: Report of the Library of Congress Working Group on the Future of Bibliographic Control, is now available.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Tuesday, January 08, 2008
Drupal, an open-source CMS, now has a MARC module.
This module provides a way to map data in the MARC record to Drupal content types and import sets of MARC records.Seen on oss4lib.
The module currently supports mapping to the default node fields, taxonomy fields and CCK text fields.
By importing a library's MARC records directly in to Drupal as nodes, you can easily recreate your library's catalog in a rich social environment.
Institutional Repositories, Tout de Suite, the latest Digital Scholarship publication, is designed to give the reader a very quick introduction to key aspects of institutional repositories and to foster further exploration of this topic though liberal use of relevant references to online documents and links to pertinent websites. It is under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License, and it can be freely used for any noncommercial purpose in accordance with the license.From the e-mail announcement.