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Digital Library Federation Forum


Baltimore, MD

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Libraries and archives have differing opinions on how much effort to put into content description. Yet, descriptive practices meant to reduce processing time and increase exposure to collections can have unintended impacts on long-term user discovery. This project tests minimal and full description to determine the effects on discoverability.

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Analyzing Discoverability_DLF_2022.pptx (2098 kB)



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