A group of professionals from libraries, content providers and OCLC have published Success Strategies for Electronic Content Discovery and Access, a white paper that identifies data quality issues in the content supply chain and offers practical recommendations for improved usage, discovery and access of e-content in libraries.
Success Strategies for Electronic Content Discovery and Access offers solutions for the efficient exchange of high-quality data among libraries, data suppliers and service providers, such as:
- Improve bibliographic metadata and holdings data
- Synchronize bibliographic metadata and holdings data
- Use consistent data formats.
See the article at http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=19772