• Federated Search Tools : The Next Step in the Quest for One-Stop-Shopping 

        Author(s):Boss, Stephen C.; Nelson, Michael L.
        Date:2005-01-01
        The emergence of federated search tools for the library market represents a significant step toward the longstanding goal of a common searching interface in the reference environment. These systems aim to provide integrated ...
      • Academic Librarians' Attitudes about Advanced-Subject Degrees 

        Author(s):Mayer, Jennifer; Terrill, Lori J.
        Date:2005-01-01
        Academic librarians have various opinions on the importance of advanced-subject degrees in addition to a master's in library science (MLS). The authors conducted an online survey to collect opinions from academic librarians ...