library portal

What is library portal?

library portal meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

Software that allows a computer user to customize online access to collections of information resources by creating a list of Internet connections, much like a personalized directory of street addresses and telephone/fax numbers (example: MyLibrary). Library portals are designed to reduce information overload by allowing patrons to select only the resources they wish to display on their personal interface.


reference: ABC-CLIO