One Record at a Time: Student Success, Collection Visibility, and Linked Data in the Mid-sized University (11:30 – 11:50 AM)
What is the role of Linked Data at a mid-size university library? Is a plan for implementation necessary for all libraries? Many mid-sized universities have no plan for implementing Linked Data. Why is this? A pilot project compared traditionally cataloged books and archive documents in a collection to records with Linked Data to show the results of higher visibility for a smaller targeted, more manageable project. Learn the benefits for starting an initial plan now.