May 16, 2021

New Report from OCLC Research: "Single Search: The Quest for the Holy Grail"

Note: Terms like one-search, metasearch, federated search, central index,  harvesting, central index, central repository, and many other terms are all part of the single search world in one way or another. The report discusses a number of issues including: Institutional and Technical Considerations Metadata Considerations Access Considerations Direct to Report: Single Search: The Quest for […]

A New Metasearch Tool To Find and Access Open Government Data Sets: Open Data Search

From an Open Knowledge Foundation Blog Post by Friedrich Lindenberg (Developer at the Open Knowledge Foundation working on CKAN, PublicData.eu and Open Spending): Recently, there has hardly been a week in which there hasn’t been an announcement of a new local, regional or national open data initiative – including ever more extensive catalogues of data […]