Date of Original Version
Final report of the HELIN Federated Search Task Force, a group appointed by the HELIN Reference Committee at the request of the HELIN Directors to investigate and report on available federated search engines, which allow users simultaneously to search multiple databases. The task force was not asked to recommend a specific one for licensing by HELIN member libraries and did not do so.
Federated Search Task Force, HELIN, "HELIN Federated Search Task Force Final Report" (2007). HELIN Task Force reports. Paper 2.
Appendix2 - trialevaluationform.doc (29 kB)
Trial evaluation form
Appendix 3 - CSA MultiSearch Evaluation.doc (36 kB)
CSA MultiSearch evaluation
Appendix 4 - Central Search Evaluation.doc (44 kB)
Serials Solutions Central Search evaluation
Appendix 5 - WebFeat Evaluation.doc (40 kB)
Appendix 6 - Research Pro Evaluation.doc (43 kB)
III Research Pro evaluation