Kansas Tri-Conference 2007: Day 2 – Technology in Practice

Andrew Pace

Allowed the audience to pick his topic! How cool is that?

Question – “Do you have a really enlightened dean?” We do… their dean convinced NCSU’s faculty to give their yearly pay raise to the library… amazing!

“The second mouse gets the cheese” – likes to be on the cutting edge rather than the bleeding edge.

Showed some examples of Endeca searches, and discussed their localized relevance ranking

Endeca has a sort by most popular choice – cool

QuickSearch – from NCSU, goes live next Monday. They also have a mobile search interface