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Saturday, November 8 • 11:45am - 12:15pm
libFX - Discovery Visualized

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From the team that brought you LibX, libFX ( http://libfx.lib.vt.edu/ ) is a unique, open source application to encourage usage of your library's resources. This presentation demonstrates how to implement real-time visualization of what your users are clicking on in your discovery layer. From a Twitter-like display of citations, to speed gauges that allow you and your users to see, at a glance, what activity is currently happening, the presenters will show the impact of applying visualizations that update at the moment users are using library resources. The example discovery system will be Summon, however, the presenters will also discuss what is necessary to implement visualization of usage of other discovery layers.


Godmar Back

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech
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Annette Bailey

Assistant Director, Learning Systems & Educational Technology Projects, Virginia Tech
Annette Bailey is currently the Assistant Director for Learning Systems & Educational Technology Projects for the Teaching & Learning Engagement Department at the University Libraries at Virginia Tech. She has recently taken on a new role in supporting the development of High Impact... Read More →

Saturday November 8, 2014 11:45am - 12:15pm EST
Gold Ballroom, Francis Marion Hotel 387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403