January 17, 2022

Chapter and Article-Level Metadata For All De Gruyter Ebooks and E-Journals Added to Primo Central (Ex Libris)

From De Gruyter:

The Primo Central Index, a discovery and delivery service offered by the library software provider Ex Libris, now features metadata from all of the e-books and e-journals published by De Gruyter as well as its imprints and publishing partners. The Primo Central Index is a library software application that enables users to find of hundreds of millions of scholarly e-resources of global and regional importance.

“The index service not only provides general information on book titles, but also displays metadata at the level of individual chapters and articles,” says Ben Ashcroft, Sales Director at De Gruyter. “By expanding the range of publications covered by Primo Central, we are helping to augment the accuracy of the searches conducted by researchers.”

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.