RDA in the OPAC – some examples

March 31st has come and gone. RDA records are flooding into our OPACS.  What difference do these records make to our users? Back in 2011 I worked on a project comparing AACR2 and RDA music records.  My goal was to determine how RDA would fulfill the FRBR user tasks (to find, identify, select, and obtain)…

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Encore Synergy 4.1: A review

My library just launched our first discovery tool.  As an Innovative library, we opted for III’s Encore Synergy discovery product, and were among the first to implement version 4.1.   This review is based on my experience of implementing and working with this product for the past several weeks. Is it a “true” discovery tool? Innovative…

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