It's time for users to have an entirely new experience of your library! One that makes finding as easy as searching. One that leverages new Web 2.0 technologies and practices. One that creates a complete search and discovery experience that is appealing, sophisticated, and easy-to-use. To date, over 50 libraries of all types have selected the Encore discovery services platform.
If you searching for better search, the answer is Encore.
Encore goes beyond the online-catalog model to provide a better patron experience that leverages library content and patron-contributed information. Key features include:
- Faceted search by multiple parameters
- Tag Cloud
- Did You Mean...?
- Popular Choices & Recently Added suggestions
- RightResult™ relevance-ranking
- Real-time holdings and status information
- Patron tagging
- Latest design techniques including the use of AJAX
- Suggested links to content related to the user's search
- Federated-search results without the need for additional queries
Best of all, Encore manages Web complexity without the need for a programming team or maintenance at the library...and works with all leading ILS and federated-search tools.
If you want to learn more please check out our podcast, review recent press releases, or simply contact Innovative Interfaces.
Encore. It's all right here.