Leveraging the Power of FRBR in Library Data

May 6, 2014 0

Diane will describe the ongoing efforts of OCLC Research to apply principles of the FRBR model to the WorldCat database. OCLC’s FRBR activity involves grouping bibliographic records into work clusters based on author and title information in bibliographic and authority records. The results of the clustering are visible in WorldCat.org and as experimental linked data work descriptions. The grouping of records into works also provides the basis for a number of applications and services developed Read More

Research and Development of FRBR-Based Systems to Support User Information Seeking

October 19, 2010 0

The Central Ohio Chapter of the American Society for Information Science and Technology is honored to have Dr. Yin Zhang and Dr. Athena Salaba as our guest speakers at the November 9th, 2010 Program:“Research and Development of FRBR-Based Systems to Support User Information Seeking“ Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) provides great opportunities for creating retrieval systems that better support user information seeking. Dr. Zhang and Dr. Salaba will report on their four-year research project Read More