Wednesday, December 16, 2009
NC State University chooses Summon™ service to eliminate information silos, improve results
"The Summon™ web-scale discovery service is being adopted as the standard by more and more libraries around the world as it closes its first calendar year of boosting academic research. The latest addition is at North Carolina State University, where nearly 40,000 students and faculty will be able to search the breadth of the libraries' collections - both physical and digital - from a single search box. Other recent adoptions include University of Texas (San Antonio), University of Missouri (Kansas City), University of Manitoba, National College of Ireland, University of London, University of Adelaide, VTT Research Institute in Finland and dozens of others around the world. The Summon™ service is from Serials Solutions, a business unit of ProQuest"