DLA is aware of the FMS customers' interest in WebCATS
, which is the Web Customer Account Tracking System for weapon system inquiries for non-standard numbers and NIINs.
Peter Scott got the second day of the conference off to a good start with his plenary session on "Indexing Libraries: Past, Present, and Future." Scott, well known for his HYTELNET and webCATS
indexes of library OPACs, talked about how he came to create these resources and described some of his current projects.
In other news from Sirsi, the company announced that its WebCat
Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) is now available in Arabic, Chinese, and Spanish--a direct result of collaboration between Sirsi and its partners in Saudi Arabia, China, and Mexico.