Integrated Library Systems & Databases
It isn't a stretch to say that an ILS may be the most important software a library is likely to install. With all the choices out there between the different commercial and open source products as well as the widely different needs of the various types and sizes of libraries, this can quickly become a complex and stressful issue. And in addition, maximizing your efforts around databases becomes critical to the integrated online services you provide.
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Document / Last Modified: 13 May 2015
Links to basic cataloging resources, discussions on cataloging, and the most recent developments.
Webinar / Last Modified: 21 July 2014
Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on February 9, 2012 by Roy Tennant on cloud computing for libraries.
Document / Last Modified: 23 March 2012
Is the popular open-source solution to create and edit website content for non-technical users right for you?
News / Last Modified: 21 March 2012
Take this tour of cloud computing to get familiar with the basics and some of the complexities.
Document / Last Modified: 12 March 2012
A chapter from Library Technology Reports on Integrated Library Systems (ILSs) and the trend toward customizability through Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).