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Coastal Carolina University
P.O. Box 261954
Conway, South Carolina
John Winfred Felts
Integrated library systems, web usability, commercial search engine efficacy (recall and relevancy), jazz music, jazz trumpet
Winfred is currently the Head of Library Technology and Systems at Coastal Carolina University. He has worked in library technology for almost 20 years and is a patent holder and co-founder of Journal Finder, the first OpenURL Resolver to go into production in the United States.
Winfred has been a forerunner in identifying and implementing innovative uses of technology in the provision of library services, acts as a consultant for commercial information content providers that serve the library community, and has been an active publisher and presenter.
His current interests include providing library services and resources through mobile technologies and applications, next generation library catalogs, and patron-driven acquisitions and collection management models.