Mission Possible: Scaling Up Scholarly Communication with Smart Harvesting AI

Sponsored by Ex Libris
Recorded on 07/20/2021

Posted in Scholarly Communication and Research

Does showcasing the breadth and depth of research at your institution sound like mission impossible?

There just might be a way…


Smart Harvesting AI technology allows academic libraries to do what they do best – collect and organize research information and make it easily discoverable – without the need for manual, time-consuming work.

Join this session to learn how Ex Libris Esploro’s Smart Harvesting capabilities are empowering scholarly communication, helping libraries grow their research repository, creating comprehensive researcher profiles, and making scholarly works discoverable via search engines and research portals.

Learn from domain experts as they discuss the key aspects of Smart Harvesting:

  • Using machine learning to match authors with their works
  • Enriching metadata associated with research outputs
  • Automatically creating and updating research profiles
  • Strengthening the partnership between the library and research office


  • Image of Jeff Horon

    Jeff Horon

    Director, Research Information SolutionsEx Libris, a ProQuest Company
  • Image of Dr. Sara Branch

    Dr. Sara Branch

    Research Solutions SpecialistEx Libris, a ProQuest Company