Exciting! Full Text Search and “Search Inside the Book” Coming This Month to the Biodiversity Heritage Library
UPDATED POST May 7, 2018 Biodiversity Heritage Library Enhances Service with New Features; Full Text Search of Books, Faceted Browsing, and Search Inside the Book Now Live (via BHL Blog)
Details, “how to” and screenshots.
From the BHL Blog:
Our full text search will include faceted browsing, making it easier for you to explore your search results by applying filters for content type, publication date, subject, and more. Additionally, we’re adding “search inside this book” functionality, allowing you to search for terms within a book you’re viewing.
We expect to launch full text search this month (May 2018).
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.