Google Offers Beta Catalog Search
The always excellent Research Buzz reports in this week\'s news that: Google is offering both a catalog search and a subject index of catalogs at http://catalogs.google.com. (It\'s in beta.) Catalogs include Dell, LL Bean, PC Connection, Harry & David, Ikea, etc. (You can get an unadorned list at http://catalogs.google.com/catalog_list.Read the whole story for more details. Hopefully librarians won\'t be forced into becoming partons\' personal bargain shoppers.