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Using and Administration of Electronic Information Resources

Session coordinator: Miroslav Bartošek, Masaryk University, Czech Republic

Where: 29. 5. 2009, 8.30 - 12.30, Vencovsky Aula

New Technologies in Systems of Ex Libris and the Introduction of bX - a Reference Service Recommending Scientific Sources Based on Their Usage Rate .

Autor: Jana Matějková, Multidata s.r.o., Czech Republic



The Ex Libris systems use XML API, support RSS, SOAP, OpenURL, Shibboleth and other new technologies. bX is the most recent of services provided by the Ex Libris company. It is a unique service which will recommend articles to user based on aggregated usage data from worldwide research communities. In the first part of the presentation, the method of using the new technologies implemented in Ex Libris systems in libraries will be presented. The second part will present the bX reference service.

About author:

Jana Matějková ukončila v roce 1994 Střední knihovnickou školu v Praze. V letech 1998-2002 absolvovala pětileté magisterské studium na Pedagogické fakultě UK, obor český jazyk a literatura - rodinná výchova. Od roku 2001 je zaměstnancem Filozofické fakulty UK, kde pracuje jako správce knihovny psychologie a sociologie, dále se věnuje informační gramotnosti a elektronickým zdrojům. Začátkem roku 2009 začala procovat pro Multidata s.r.o. a je zodpovědná za prodej a marketing.

Other papers in this session:

From Mediated User Experience to Intuitive Library Usage?

Author: Helle Lauridsen, Serials Solutions, Denmark

The Research Process: Providing Your Researchers with the Right Tools to Achieve Success

Author: Aaron Maierhofer, RefWorks-COS, United Kingdom

Web 2.0 Tools to Support Research and Development in Engineering

Author: Ilona Trtíková, Czech Technical University in Prague - Central Library, Czech Republic


Lenka Němečková, Czech Technical University in Prague - Central Library, Czech Republic

Electronic Resources and Digital Libraries for Visually Impaired

Author: Jiří Stodola, Masaryk University - Support Centre for Students with Special Needs, Czech Republic

E-resources in Wider Context: Interaction, Integration, Customisation and Personalization

Author: Vladimír Karen, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

Getting the Most From Your Collection Using Serials Solutions 360 COUNTER

Author: Richard Burkitt, Serials Solutions, United Kingdom

AquaBrowser Library – Your Content Deserves to be Found

Author: Thomas Fiebig, Bowker, United Kingdom

Closing Address

Author: Vladimír Karen, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic