5 Things Thursday: Axle, Archives, AquaBrowser

Here are five things for your consideration:Need a super simple DAM system for video? Check out Axle.The British Library has posted some fetching public domain work on Flickr. Lovely collection!Want to learn more about ProQuest librarian Tracey Griffith? She works on AquaBrowser and gives some valuable information for aspiring library professionals.Ever think about using Wikipedia… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Axle, Archives, AquaBrowser

5 Things Thursday: Taxonomy, Serials Solutions, NARA

Here are five interesting things: The Seattle Chapter of ASIS&T posted a video of a talk by Andrew Szydlowski of Serials Solutions speaking to University of Washington students about his career trajectory from traditional library to technology metadata wrangler. Really interesting information for students of all kinds, as well as librarians wondering about the corporate… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Taxonomy, Serials Solutions, NARA

#alamw13: @serialsolutions Discover Summon!

I met some very nice people at the Serials Solutions booth at ALA and learned a lot more about the Summon webscale discovery tool. Mostly used by academic research libraries, this SAAS is continuously innovating. It is flexible and highly customiz...