The next significant version of VuFind has been released this morning.  Here are some of the highlights of the new release:


- Improved support for non-MARC metadata and authority records

- New search tools: autosuggesters, snippets, keyword highlighting, alphabetical heading browse

- Alternate jQuery-based theme (for tighter integration with non-YUI sites)

- Easier and more powerful favorite list management

- More API integration: book previews through Google Books/OpenLibrary/Hathi Trust, cover images from B&T Content Café

- Expanded OAI-PMH and RSS output capabilities

- Better discovery by search engines with automatic sitemap XML generation tool

- Numerous bug fixes, plus better-commented and standardized code


For more information, and to download the new release, please visit


As always, please feel free to contact me if you have questions or need help with anything.


- Demian