OpenURL and Metasearch Sponsors
NISO Thanks These Generous Member Sponsors:
Auto-Graphics provides resource sharing and portal software
services to clients who create, manage, publish and access information using
the Internet. Founded in 1950, Auto-Graphics has played a leading role in translating
the rapid developments in computer and data processing technology into advanced
products and services used by more than 10,000 libraries in North America.
Endeavor Information Systems. Inc.
Endeavor provides complete solutions for accessing, searching and linking.
Voyager is the most robust integrated library management system with full-featured
functionality. An end-to-end digital framework, ENCompass provides linking,
federated searching, and digital collection management. LinkFinderPlus
bridges the gap between citations and the online full-text, providing maximum
usage of journal subscriptions.
Ex Libris, the co-creator of the OpenURL, is a worldwide leader in the development
of high-performance applications for libraries and information centers. The
Ex Libris suite of products includes ALEPH, an integrated library solution;
MetaLib, The Library Portal; DigiTool, a Digital Asset Management System and
SFX, the original link server.
H.W. Wilson Company
Serving information professionals for over a century,
H.W. Wilson is dedicated to providing the highest-quality references.
Via WilsonWeb, more than 50 Wilson databases meet research needs in libraries
around the globe, including such acclaimed sources as Biography Reference Bank,
Wilson OmniFile, Readers' Guide and others. For more information visit www.hwwilson.com.
Index Data is a consulting company specializing in helping companies and organizations
share structured information in the best possible way. We are among the leading
experts in the world on managing and searching metadata using the Z39.50 protocol
as well as providing advanced portal solutions.
The mission of MuseGlobal is to optimize productivity by
enabling the discovery, integration, and delivery of information from disparate
systems.MuseGlobal's breakthrough MuseSearch solution is based on the most advanced
metasearch architecture and features OpenURL support. Many leading information
management software providers feature MuseSearch as underpinning technology
for their products and services.
OCLC is a nonprofit, membership, computer library service and research
organization. More than 45,000 libraries in 84 countries use OCLC
services to manage their collections and provide reference services.
OCLC and its member libraries cooperatively produce and maintain WorldCat,
among the most consulted databases in higher education. Learn more at www.oclc.org
Openly Informatics, Inc.
Openly Informatics, Inc., is the world's leading provider
of OEM linking software and services. Openly Informatics software and data can
be found hidden inside solutions developed and marketed by the world's leading
Integrated Library System Vendors and Information Aggregators. 1Cate is Openly's
standards-based localized linking server that directs users to a library's "appropriate
Sirsi provides software and services that assist libraries
in breaking down walls, promoting learning and opportunity for diverse user
communities. Sirsi's products and services includes the iBistro and iLink e-Library
solutions, the Hyperion Digital Media Archive, Sirsi Rooms TM Context Management
Solutions (includes a fully compliant OpenURL Resolver) and Sirsi SingleSearch,
a Metasearch system.
The Library Corporation
For almost thirty years TLC has revolutionized library products, meeting its
promise to libraries to provide them with Solutions That Deliver. TLC's
groundbreaking products include the pioneering cataloging system, BiblioFile
and two powerful automation systems, Library·Solution and CARL·Solution.
TLC is committed to providing an outstanding and unexpected level of service
to libraries everyday.
WebFeat is the original federated search engine, used by
over 1,000 leading academic, public, corporate, and government libraries, including
over half of the top 10 US public libraries. Additional products offered by
WebFeat include the WebFeat Usage Tracker and the WebFeat Authentication Manager.
WebFeat supports all major federated search standards, as well as OpenURL.
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