Ontatio Library Association (OLA) Super Conference
Academic libraries have numerous options for new discovery layers designed to improve our users. experience of searching our catalogues and other information sources. Explore the factors considered by several university libraries in arriving at their decisions, and what was learned from user research and the implementation process. The discussion will be of interest to anyone selecting or implementing a discovery layer system or next generation catalogue.
Whitehead, Martha; Bell, Allan; Gaskin, Nora; Meikle, Sian; and Adam, Tom, "Considering New Discovery Layers" (2009). McMaster University Libraries Publications. Paper 22.