Content WG (Joint)

Content Working Group

Purpose:

The Content Working Group works on behalf of the Alma, SFX, 360, Primo and Summon user communities, to support the development, management and quality of the knowledgebases and discovery indexes that underlie these products. Through collaboration with Ex Libris and with other IGeLU/ELUNA groups, the Content Working Group aims to ensure that the collections and metadata are of the highest quality, reviewing quality assurance processes and making suggestions for additions and improvements. Activities comprise anything related to the management and development of the content, including collaboration with other IGeLU/ELUNA groups.

Content voting in NERS

Voting on new content collections for all products is conducted in NERS.

2021 Content Vote!

Schedule:
(1)  IGeLU / ELUNA members create new requests in NERS
Monday April 26 to Friday May 7 (2 weeks)
(2) Review of the requests
Monday May 10 to Friday May 28 (3 weeks)
(3) Voting time for IGeLU / ELUNA members
Monday May 31 to Friday June 11 (2 weeks)
(4) Analyze of the results + sharing info with Ex Libris and the user community
Monday June 14 to Friday June 25 (2 weeks)

NERS Content Request FAQ

Previous voting: 2018 H1 | 2018 H2

Requests for new content can also be added at any time to Idea Exchange.

Group Members

The Group Members consist of IGeLU and ELUNA members as well as liaisons.

Contact

Please contact us with questions or feedback:
– Kathy Varjabedian, Los Alamos National Laboratory (co-coordinator for ELUNA) – kv {at} lanl.gov
– Karin Perols, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden (co-coordinator for IGeLU) – karin.perols {at} ki.se
– Ulrikke Greve Olufsen, University of Oslo, Norway deputy (co-coordinator for IGeLU) – u.g.olufsen {at} ub.uio.no

Or write to the group at Content-WG {at} exlibrisusers(.)org

 

Formerly known as the Knowledge Base Advisory Board (KBAB), the group was renamed Content Working Group in the summer 2017.