Posted by: bluesyemre | February 5, 2013

8 Hypotheses why librarians don’t like discovery by Anne Christensen

  • Discovery tools have been on the market for quite some time now. And while I would dare to say that users seem to at least like these tools better than the traditional catalogs, it seems that these tools go down much less well with librarians. It has been my personal experience in both working on a homegrown solution and in implementing a commercial product that librarians seem to have multiple reservations towards these tools. This is only mildly put, as I found when discussing my experience with discovery-people in Germany as well as internationally.

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