Presentation on theme: "1 The Changing Standards Landscape E-Books: Describe and Identify, Search and Discover, Comply and E- Books: Describe and Identify, Search and Discover,"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Changing Standards Landscape E-Books: Describe and Identify, Search and Discover, Comply and E- Books: Describe and Identify, Search and Discover, Comply and Use Ebooks: Describe and Identify,, Comply and Use Ebooks: Describe and Identify, Search and Discover, Comply and Use Advancing Discovery Services for Libraries Jenny Walker April 2012 Advancing Discovery Services for Libraries Jenny Walker April 2012
11 Library Discovery Service players EBSCO EDS Ex Libris Primo SerialsSolutions Summon OCLC Worldcat Local
“Libraries with significant investments in electronic content—which includes almost any academic library—are likely to be in the market for a discovery service if they do not already have one.” Marshall Breeding, Automation Marketplace 2012: Agents of Change http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2012/03/ils/automation-marketplace-2012- agents-of-change/#discovery.
23 Evaluating the Coverage of Index-based Discovery Services Intense competition: how well the index covers the body of scholarly content stands as a key differentiator Difficult to evaluate based on numbers of items indexed alone. Important to ascertain how your library’s content packages are represented by the discovery service. Important to know what items are indexed by citation and which are full text
Need healthy ecosystem among discovery service providers, libraries and content providers
26 ODI Pre-History June 26, 2011: Exploratory meeting @ ALA Annual Aug 7, 2011: Proposal drafted by participants submitted to NISO Aug 2011: Proposal accepted by D2D Vote of approval by NISO membership Oct 2011: ODI launched Feb 2012: ODI Workgroup Formed
27 ODI Organization Reports in NISO through Document to Delivery topic committee (D2D) Staff support from NISO through Nettie Lagace Co-Chairs Jenny Walker (Ex Libris) Marshall Breeding (Library Consultant) D2D Observers: Jeff Penka (OCLC) Lucy Harrison (CCLA)
Balance of Constituents LibrariesPublishersService Providers Marshall Breeding, Library Consultant Jamene Brooks-Kieffer, Kansas State University Laura Morse, Harvard University Ken Varnum, University of Michigan Anya Arnold, Orbis Cascade Alliance Sara Brownmiller, University of Oregon Lucy Harrison, College Center for Library Automation (D2D liaison/observer) Lettie Conrad, SAGE Publications Roger Schonfeld, ITHAKA Jeff Lang, Thomson Reuters Linda Beebe, American Psychological Ass Aaron Wood, Alexander Street Press Jenny Walker, Ex Libris Group John Law, Serials Solutions Michael Gorrell, EBSCO Information Services David Lindahl, University of Rochester (XC) Jeff Penka, OCLC (D2D liaison/observer)
29 ODI Project goals Identify stakeholders’ needs & requirements Create recommendations & tools to streamline process Provide effective means of assessment
30 Subgroups for Information Gathering Data format & transfer Communicating content rights Levels of indexing, content availability Fair linking to content Usage statistics
31 Specific deliverables Standard vocabulary NISO Recommended Practice for the identified areas Mechanisms to evaluate compliance Spread of the information
Timeline Milestone Target Date Status Appointment of working group December 2011 Approval of charge and initial work plan March 2012 Initial information gathering and agreement on process and tools June 2012 Completion of information gatheringOctober 2012 Completion of initial draftJanuary 2013 Completion of final draftMay 2013
33 Connect with ODI Project website: http://www.niso.org/workrooms/odi/ http://www.niso.org/workrooms/odi/ Interest group mailing list: http://www.niso.org/lists/opendiscovery/ http://www.niso.org/lists/opendiscovery/ Email ODI: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
34 NISO - #627 Ex Libris #512 Jenny.firstname.lastname@example.org Thank You!