Terms have been listed to aid in identifying their usage on the website. Possible alternatives and explanation are also listed as the Web Board seeks to simplify and clarify terms.
Rows that are colored green signify a completed status.
|Current||Suggestions||Explanation||Example usage (link)||Status|
IRIS should be changed to a more easily identifable term such as Catalog.
|IRIS||Change to Library Catalog implemented as of 7/1/11 on current library website as per Cabinet decision.|
|Indexes and Databases||n/a||
Indexes and Databases are the collection of Rutgers-purchased online resources that are available to all users of the Rutgers community. Users accessing from outside the Rutgers University network (range of IPs) need to log into the site to gain full access.
|Indexes & Databases||n/a|
Research resources contain materials that help students and faculty perform research tasks.
Reserves are materials set aside by faculty for use by students for coursework.
Searchlight is an Ebsco tool that provides a general search of the following databases: