An EASIER way to search online engineering resource

Geir Granum, Phil Barker

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EEVL, the Edinburgh Engineering Virtual Library, consists of several distinct resources, which exist as separate databases. This article describes the approach taken to tackle a particular problem that was identified through evaluation studies, namely, that searches of the EEVL catalogue too frequently matched no records. The solution described in this paper is a cross-search facility for three of the EEVL databases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)78-82
Number of pages5
JournalOnline and CD-ROM Review
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2000


  • Databases
  • Engineering
  • Information systems
  • Libraries
  • Online retrieval
  • Virtual reality

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Granum, G., & Barker, P. (2000). An EASIER way to search online engineering resource. Online and CD-ROM Review, 24(1), 78-82.