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ER&L 2015

February 22–25, 2015

Austin, Texas

Visit our "Search the ER&L 2015 Program" page to peruse all the accepted and peer-reviewed sessions for the 10th Anniversary Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference, February 22-25, 2015.

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The Big Discovery Panel: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Monday, February 23, 2015 at 10:00 AM–11:45 AM CST
Room 204
Conference Track

5. User Experience


Discovery Search

Learning Objectives


Join us as we review the state of the discovery systems market today. Our panel features power users of the four major vended products, alongside adopters of two prominent open source projects and the creator of an innovative home grown solution. During the 90 minute session we will analyze and discuss issues related to cost, implementation, support, customizability, central indexes and much more. 


Christopher Spalding, Emory University Libraries
Esther Onega, University of Virginia Libraries
Esther Medina De León, Texas Tech University Library
Christopher Kowalczyk, Idaho State University
J. Curtis Thacker, Brigham Young University
Sharon Wiles-Young, Lehigh University Library
Cheryl Cuillier, University of Arizona Libraries