January 17, 2022

OPACs: Stanford University Libraries Launches SearchWorks 3.0

The launch took place on Sunday (September 7th) and according to a blog post by Tom Cramer,  Chief Technology Strategist, Associate Director, Digital Library Systems & Services, is a “near-complete rewrite of the SearchWorks application, and the first major update to the look and feel of SearchWorks in four years.”

Cramer’s blog post has details about what’s new or has been enhanced in SearchWorks 3.0.  including:

  • Mobile Friendly
  • Updated Detailed Record View
  • New “Resource Type” and “Media Type” Facets
  • Easier to Use Advanced Search
  • Zero Results Page
  • and More

See Also: Today (September 10, 2014) Northwestern’s New NUSearch Discovery Tool Went Live Online

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.