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This list of OpenURL resolvers has product name links arranged alphabetically followed by the vendor or provider name link and a brief description. View the external product Web sites for specific features.
Article Linker -- Serials Solutions, Inc.
"Serials Solutions Article Linker is a full-feature OpenURL link resolver that seamlessly links all of your library resources. When you or your patron finds a citation or reference to a specific article, Article Linker supplies the best available path to the content, anywhere in your collection."
EBSCO CustomLinks and EBSCO SmartLinks -- EBSCO Publishing
"With EBSCO CustomLinks libraries can easily create and manage multiple customized links to relevant Web-based resources." These resources may include library OPAC's, ILL services, book vendors, linking servers, and search engines in a customizable interface. "EBSCO SmartLinks automatically inserts links to full text into EBSCOhost ® search results."
Journal Linker -- Serials Solutions, Inc.
"Included with a subscription to Serials Solutions E-Journal A.M.S. or full MARC records services. Serials Solutions' Journal Linker provides the most important benefit of OpenURL servers – context specific linking. Journal Linker enables you and your patrons to easily link from abstracts and indexes to the full-text of the cited journal, anywhere in your collection."
LinkFinderPlus -- Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.
"LinkFinderPlus is a comprehensive linking system that makes the research process more efficient by providing the user with a link to the full text of articles from a citation on a publisher or database website using OpenURL, a standard format." It "... may also link them to related electronic resources, such as search engines, online booksellers and other resources and services as defined by the library." "LinkFinderPlus is available as a standalone system, with ENCompass, or as the LinkFinderPlus Subscription Service hosted by Endeavor."
LinkSource -- EBSCO Publishing
"LinkSource is an OpenURL resolver designed specifically with the needs of research-oriented institutions in mind. Researchers are just a simple mouse-click away from a comprehensive menu of links related to their search result. Using LinkSource’s simple menu-driven interface, libraries can add specific item level linking to a wide variety of online information resources."
1Cate -- Openly Informatics, Inc.
"The 1Cate Project (that's one-cate) was started by Openly Informatics to provide the information industry with a platform for open, interoperable development of link-server software. " "Just pick your data sources and library configurations, give us a web-page design, and we'll create and host a 1Cate e-journal access and linking system for your institution, including CrossRef, OpenURL, and JournalSeek linking, title search, and alphabetical title lists."
SFX -- Ex Libris (USA), Inc.
"The Ex Libris SFX technology, fully integrated in MetaLib®, provides context-sensitive reference linking from retrieved records to related resources and services and thus seamlessly links heterogeneous sources of scholarly information. ... With SFX, libraries can define rules that allow SFX to dynamically create links that fully integrate their information resources regardless of who hosts them -- the library itself or external information providers."
SirsiResolver -- SIRSI Corporation
"Sirsi Resolver lets your library bring together all the information resources available to your users through the latest and most powerful OpenURL reference linking. With Sirsi Resolver, related information available from different providers can now be integrated into one seamless response to a user’s query." "Sirsi Resolver makes the citation information come alive by returning the full text of the article, professional reviews, author information - virtually any related information, free or licensed, to which the library has access."
TDNet OpenURL Resolver -- TDNet
"TOUR is introduced as a: complementary service to the TDNet's Electronic Journals Management system for journal holdings management, complementary service to TES - TDNet eContents Searcher - for federated searching on OpenURL and non OpenURL databases, [and] stand alone link resolving from OpenURL databases." "TDNet is a custom-made e-journal service, tailored to include all and only your chosen titles, and to reflect your current access arrangements for every title on the system." "TDNet provides direct access to: Full-text, table Of contents, back year archives, publisher sites, aggregator sites, locally stored URLs."
WebBridge, Millennium Access Plus (MAP) -- Innovative Interfaces Inc.
"WebBridge offers a smart linking capability, which seamlessly enables libraries to link together information resources when appropriate. This can include content enrichment such as book-jacket images and book reviews, but can also include linking to the most appropriate copy of full-text journal articles or e-books.... Links are dynamic, contextual, and library-defined.
... Compatible with emerging linking initiatives such as OpenURL, CrossRef, and DOI (Digital Object Indentifier).