Making Search Engines Notice: An Exploratory Study on Discoverability of DSpace Metadata and PDF

Title

Making Search Engines Notice: An Exploratory Study on Discoverability of DSpace Metadata and PDF

Subject

Digital Collections,
Digital Repository,
DSpace,
Internet Discoverability,
Metadata Indexing,
PDF Indexing,
Search Engine Discovery

Description

This study analyzed the search results of four main Internet search engines on three newly created digital collections at Texas Tech University Libraries, in order to assess the search engine indexing on metadata and PDF files of digital items that are published in the institutional repository.

Creator

Yang, Le

Date

2016

Rights

This resource may be copyright-protected. You may make use of this resource, with proper attribution, for educational and other non-commercial uses only. Please contact Journal of Web Librarianship, (http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/wjwl20) for permission to reproduce.

Relation

Journal of Web Librarianship, 10(3), 147-160

Language

eng

Type

Text

Collection

Citation

Yang, Le, “Making Search Engines Notice: An Exploratory Study on Discoverability of DSpace Metadata and PDF,” CALASYS - CALA Academic Resources & Repository System, accessed May 22, 2019, http://ir.cala-web.org/items/show/142.