Restructuring of services Before 2009.3 2009.4 - 2011.10 After 2011.11 Webcat CiNii Webcat CiNii CiNii CiNii Books Articles NACSIS- ELS NACSIS- ELS NACSIS- ELS CAT CLS CAT CLS CAT CLS • Modularization, Downsizing • “Cloud ready” for disaster recovery • Re-designing user interface • “CiNi UI” for general and novice users
Key concepts • Power of data • Rich metadata brings rich search • Name authority • Deepen col aboration with libraries • Direct link to library systems • Useful functions for ILL
Inside CiNi Books – Search • Search by basic bibliographic information (Title, Author, IDs) • Search by Subject, Classification, Notes, Media format • Filter by Library ID, Organization ID and Area • You can search for particular libraries! • N-gram-based search (don’t mind word separation)
Details and Holdings • Enhanced holding list • Filter by area, Global ILL availability • Direct link to OPACs • Link to external services • CiNi Articles, NDL, Worldcat…
Metadata and Web API • OpenSearch • Provides search result in XML format • RDF representation of records • Bibliography, Name authority, Library info • Developer can create mash-up services
Romaji to Kana Check! Press Translate to Kana “Search” and Search
Recent updates – from April to June 2012 ① CiNii authentication ① Ø Institution name is displayed on upper right. Ø ② Your library is displayed on
the top of holding list Ø Link to link resolvers (by OpenURL) set by your institution ① ② Cover image Ø Taken from Google Books ③ Direct export to bibliographic management tools ① Ø RefWorks, Ø EndNote Ø Mendeley ③ ④ Social media Ø Twitter 10 Ø Facebook ④
Recent updates – August 2012 ① Sort by title Ø available A-Z and Z-A at the search result ② Filter by countries ① Ø Selectable Country or region outside Japan ② ③ Transcription for special characters and languages Ø Pinyin for Chinese Ø Alphabetical transcription (romanise ③ d) for Arabic, Thai, Devanagari Ø Cyril ic etc.
Latest updates – September 2012 • Remember Lib ID, Org ID and Area • Setting wil be saved on your Web browser • Settings wil be applied on the list of holdings • You can find the Library ID (FAID) at http://www.ni .ac.jp/CAT-ILL/ tool/libsearch.html
CiNii Articles • 15 mil ion metadata with 4 mil ion ful text PDF • 50% of ful texts are Open Access • 90% of ful text are available with institutional subscription 14
Registration from overseas - via agents Overseas Vendor NII contract Regi in st st rati i o tu n / t ion Complete registration Application form Usage Send Application authorization Usage start Notification ・ Letter of ・ Letter of acknowledgment acknowledgment ・Administrator ID ・Administrator ID Payment of fixed Invoice charges Invoice Payment in local currency Contact information of agent： -KINOKUNIYA Company Ltd. -Japan Publications Trading -Okura Info Service International Business Division Co., Ltd. Co., Ltd. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Book Export II Dept. E-mail: okura-info E-mail: email@example.com @e-okura.co.jp For details, see: http://ci.ni .ac.jp/info/en/articles/service_outline_org.html
Roadmap of CiNi • Data integration between Articles and Books • Bridging two different culture • More links to ful texts • Open access resources • Any other digitized materials
Conclusion • CiNi is an evolving platform • We real y welcome your feedback!