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Refining SALT (techie lessons learned)

While early tests with a sample set of data from JRUL were encouraging, see See SALT – a demo, an overhaul of the methodology behind the recommender API was required once the full set of loan transactions was obtained. It … Continue reading

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See SALT – a demo

A further set of sample data from JRUL, comprising 100,000 loan transactions this time, has been processed and used to test a prototype web API.  Signs are encouraging. The process begins with data being extracted from the Talis library management … Continue reading

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Surfacing the Academic Long Tail — Announcing new work with activity data

We’re pleased to announce that JISC has funded us to work on the SALT (Surfacing the Academic Long Tail) Project, which we’re undertaking with the University of Manchester, John Rylands University Library. Over the next six months the SALT project … Continue reading

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