Z39.50


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

Z39.50

Z39.50

An ANSI standard query language that is a simplified version of SQL. It is used on the Internet to search for documents. See WAIS.
References in periodicals archive ?
They cover the impact of license agreements on access to information, assessing the Libqual+TM tools in improving service quality standards, bibliographic management software and the Z39.
It can be considered an even more lightweight protocol than SRU (Search and Retrieve via URLs), which is itself a lightweight search protocol intended to update and build on the successes and failures of Z39.
This online database allows access to more than 100,000 MARC records that can be copied directly into collections through a Z39.
The online system also grants direct access to hundreds of thousands of high-quality MARC records that can be copied directly into collections through a Z39.
Palabras clave: Catalogos colectivos; Catalogos colectivos virtuales; Busqueda distribuida; Protocolo Z39.
This paper discusses two efforts that offer solution paths to interoperability of the Z39.
It's unlikely that you will ever have to type a query directly in the Z39.
More than 1 million unique bibliographic records will be captured by Auto-Graphics into the newly-named HI-FILE database, which is compliant with Z39.
Follett Software has announced the release of its new Z39.
a technology innovator providing library automation solutions for 40 years, today announced that Capital Sm@rtLibrary in Ottawa, Canada has selected Auto-Graphics' AGent Search[TM] to provide federated searching of up to 40 Z39.