Recommender system supports reader advisory, connecting patrons with the “right stuff”
Published on CBS8.com.
PORTLAND, Maine, Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — LibraryThing and Bowker® have launchedBookPsychic, a new concept in readers advisory – a personal recommender system for libraries. BookPsychic is a service within LibraryThing for Libraries™, distributed by Bowker®, an affiliate of ProQuest. It went live at its first site earlier this month at Maine’s Portland Public Library.