June 7, 2016

Linked data is what we (and libraries) have been waiting for

For more than 20 years, I’ve worked at NoveList on helping readers discover books and helping librarians help those readers. It’s a tricky problem, one that we’ve tried to solve with multiple solutions, both inside and outside the library walls. I believe linked data is exactly the solution that libraries need at this time of great change and transformation.

May 30, 2016

Webcast: Getting your library visible on the Web

When people in your community search for the latest best-seller on the web is your library one of the top results? Probably not because most library records are hidden from the Web. Linked data can change that.

April 7, 2016

Linked data: What is it, and why should you care?

Linked data. You may have been hearing these buzzwords floating around library land in the last year or so, or attended a conference session where it was thrown out with a mix of technical jargon as something very promising and exciting for libraries. But what is linked data exactly, and why should you be paying attention?