TITLE

The "M" Word: Migrating Bibliographic Data to a New Integrated Library System

AUTHOR(S)
Wells, Kathleen L.
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Mississippi Libraries;Spring2012, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article identifies the problems that need to be addressed by libraries when migrating bibliographic data to a new Integrated Library System (ILS). It discusses the planning stage that is necessary before rolling out a new online catalog. The need for public service libraries to be aware of the types of online public access catalog (OPAC) search capabilities that are best suited to their users' need. The challenges that data mapping may likely bring are also explored.
ACCESSION #
79966553

 

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