The latest version of the VuFind Open Source discovery software has just been released.
The new release includes several significant enhancements:
Additionally, several bug fixes and minor improvements have been incorporated.
- A new "book bag" feature has been added for shopping-cart-style bulk actions (save, email, export multiple records).
- VuFind is now driven by Apache Solr 3.5, the latest version of the powerful index engine.
- New optional search plug-ins have been added for visual timelines, Google Maps integration and Europeana searches.
- Enhanced RSS feeds allow VuFind results to be easily shared with external services such as Elsevier's SciVerse platform.
- Syndetics integration has been improved.
- VuFind's default theme now uses jQuery and Blueprint for a more dynamic, polished interface.
Monday, January 30, 2012
Image by nengard via FlickrVuFind, the library portal software, has a new version.