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Comment #00339 - Specialized interfaces and functionality - rp-19-201x_ODI_draft_for_comments_final.pdf (revision #2)

Comment 339
New (Unresolved)
NISO RP-19-201x, Open Discovery Initiative: Promoting Transparency in Discovery (draft for comments) (Revision 2)
Comment Submitted by
Alison Hitchens
2013-11-05 09:53:00

on p. 1 it says

"It also presents some concerns, such as enabling library patrons to bypass the specialized interfaces created by content providers, potentially reducing or eliminating branding to the end user, and losing control in how content is presented to the end user"

Did you consider other concerns with bypassing specialized interfaces, for example sometimes lose access to specialized services and value-added information such as thesaurus terms?

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