Author Archives: Philip Adams

About Philip Adams

Senior Assistant Librarian at De Montfort University. I am interested in digital preservation and the use of data to measure a library's impact. All comments own.

Testing SAML Attribute release

What goes on when you login to a Single Sign On controlled web site? From the user’s point of view, not much: you may have to select your institution from a long list of possible site, but once you have … Continue reading

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Summon implemented: what next?

‘Library Search’ at De Montfort University was launched in September 2014 and on 22nd December the implementation phase was declared to be officially over. Over the Spring and Summer of 2014 there was a good deal of concentrated effort put … Continue reading

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Why this blog?

There is a team of people at De Montfort University working working on making access to electronic resources easier for our users. One such venture is Library Search [login required] introduced in the Summer of 2014. ‘Simpler’ usually means taking … Continue reading

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