Chapter 1: Introduction

Trainor, Cindi; Price, Jason
October 2010
Library Technology Reports;Oct2010, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p5
Academic Journal
This chapter of “Rethinking Library Linking” introduces the concepts and purposes of link resolver software and the OpenURL standard and how current user behavior and new tools worked in tandem to create change in what is required for an effective link resolver.


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