Presentation on theme: "OCLC Online Computer Library Center DeweyBrowser Diane Vizine-Goetz OCLC Research July 2005."— Presentation transcript:
OCLC Online Computer Library Center DeweyBrowser Diane Vizine-Goetz OCLC Research July 2005
Outline Why Dewey? Background DeweyBrowser Dewey on ResearchWorks
Why Dewey? Continuously updated Serves a world-wide user base through translations & adaptations Libraries have a large investment in Dewey DeweyBrowser can help users find & access library materials
Background Initial prototype by Thom Hickey –See March postings on Thoms blog for motivation and technical details Outgoing. Library metadata techniques and trends by Thom Hickey.
Status Many interface enhancements Summaries in five language Multiple collections –OCLC eBooks –Dewey Abridged edition(A14) Future plans –Find in a Library link (eBooks) –Wiki link (A14)