Discovery Services: Libraries and Beyond – A Glance into a Possible Future

Sponsored by Ex Libris - A ProQuest Company
Recorded on 11/15/2016

Posted in eBooks and Electronic Resources in Academic Libraries

Discovery solutions have transformed libraries by unlocking collections, enhancing librarianship, and enriching the research process. With its growing importance in supporting academic excellence, library discovery continues to evolve rapidly and represents a vital gateway for researchers and students to access information sources. In this session we will look at what lies ahead for discovery services and investigate possible arrays of improvements.

Join us to learn how focusing on data, user experience, and emerging academic workflows – facilitated by technology innovations – will continue to fuel discovery advancements that benefit libraries and patrons.

Speakers:

Peter McCracken
Cornell University Library
Electronic Resources Librarian

Jesse Koennecke
Cornell University Library
Director, Acquisitions & E-Resource Licensing Services

Eddie Neuwirth
Ex Libris, a ProQuest Company
Director of Product Management – Discovery Services