In today’s library environment, patrons encounter multiple interfaces to search, and they often need to learn how to access each system and determine its content. By offering a one-stop resource that allows the patron access to all of the library’s materials from one place, the library can truly begin to leverage its resources and deliver them to its patrons more effectively.
Vufind is a library discovery tool.VuFind is a library resource portal designed and developed for libraries by libraries.vufind user can search all e-journal and library materials through one interface.User can get normal, advance and many facets search facilities by using vufind.
It is open source, you can modify the modules to best fit your need or you can add new modules to extend your resource offerings.The goal of VuFind is to enable your users to search and browse through all of your library's resources by replacing the traditional OPAC to include:
•Locally Cached Journals
•Digital Library Items
•Other Library Collections and Resources