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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC). Who Are We? Why New System + Consortium Model? History/Progress To Date Standards In Use/System Capabilities Z39.50 Searches Future Developments. EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC). Who Are We? Memorial University of Newfoundland (1999)

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east coast relais consortium ecrc
EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)
  • Who Are We?
  • Why New System + Consortium Model?
  • History/Progress To Date
  • Standards In Use/System Capabilities
  • Z39.50 Searches
  • Future Developments
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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Who Are We?

  • Memorial University of Newfoundland (1999)
  • Dalhousie University (Killam Library, 1999)
  • University of New Brunswick, Fredericton (1999)
  • University of New Brunswick, Saint John (1999)
  • Acadia University (2001)
  • Mt. Allison University (2002)
  • University of Prince Edward Island (2002)
  • Université de Moncton (Summer 2004)
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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Why New System + Consortial Model?

  • Aviso Replacement
  • Council of Atlantic University Libraries

Atlantic Scholarly Information Network (ASIN)

  • Regional resource sharing
  • Cost sharing
  • Staff Time
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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

History/Progress to Date

December 1999 – May 2004

  • Three original members (MUN, DAL, UNB)
  • Built common library database
  • Servers + system administration at MUN
  • Agreement on joint policies
  • Five system upgrades
  • Four new sites
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1.2 Z39.50 Query

5.Item

1.1NCIP Item Lookup

Searches

ECRC

AMICUS

CISTI

AEU

In Test

With Sirsi

1.3 Z39.50 Response List of Lending Locations

1.1.2NCIP Item Response

ECRC Relais

System

2.1 Relais Messaging Request Item

2.2Relais Messaging Item Response

3.2 GS Non- Supply Message Translated to ILL Protocol ILL-ANSWER reason unfilled = in-use-on-loan

ECRC

Consortial

Member

3.1ILL Protocol ILL-REQUEST Translated to GS Request Message

4.2ILL Protocol SHIPPED

ISO

Systems

(CISTI/AEU)

4.1ILL Protocol ILL-REQUEST

University

of Ottawa

Aviso GS

System

East Coast Relais Consortium

Standards in Use/System

Capabilities

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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Z39.50 Searches

  • OPACs autosearched (SIRSI, GEAC)
  • Searches supported (control #s, exact title, title first characters, title phrase, keyword title/author)
  • Accuracy of searches, bibliographic “hits”
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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Sample Z39.50 Searches on Memorial Catalogue

  • Title Exact Match (united states history)

Memorial University Z server result = 2 records

e.g. Pray, Kenneth Louis Moffatt: United States History / 1906

2.Title First Characters (united states history)

Memorial University Z server result = 8 records

e.g. Brown, W. Burlie. : United States History : a bridge to the world of ideas / 1960

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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Sample Z39.50 Searches on Memorial Catalogue

3.Title Phrase (united states history)

Memorial University Z server result = 40 results

e.g. The Oxford companion to United States history / 2001.

4.Title Keyword (united states history)

Memorial University Z server result = 1334

Kessler-Harris, Alice. : out to work:, a history of wage-earning women in the United States / 2003.

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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Result

  • Increase in number of single hit searches
  • Decrease in number of searches performed
  • Faster processing by Relais
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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

Future Developments

  • New members (Novanet Libraries)
  • ISO compliance testing (OCLC)
  • NCIP
  • Open URL Resolver
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EAST COAST RELAIS CONSORTIUM (ECRC)

URL:

http://boo.library.mun.ca/ecrc/ecrcwebpages/mainpage.htm

Gwyn Pace, Chair

ECRC Implementation Team

[email protected]

902-494-6625

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