Friday, May 17, 2013

More Like This...

When you find a book that is particularly useful for your area of study, our Catalogue now has a handy way of nudging you towards other titles that may be of interest.

On the full title page, you can quickly see what other titles have been loaned to users who have borrowed the title you are viewing.

For example, if you search for Commonsense Methods for Children with Special Education Needs (Westwood, P.) you will see the following suggestions at the bottom of the full title page:

This may also be useful if the particular book you're looking for is out on loan, so you can if there are any alternatives that may meet your needs.

The information is local - taken specifically from loan data from SPD, Mater Dei and DCU - so it should be particularly relevant to users on the linked campuses.