Full Text Linking
BOA supports the OpenURL Framework. All metadata is provided in XML format.
BOA is working towards federated searching.
BOA complies with the Dublin Core standard.
MARC 21 records available on request from the publisher.
Searches can be made at both a basic and advanced level. Further information can be found on the BOA homepage: http://www.britishonlinearchives.com/
Post Search Options
Searches can be saved by using the 'favourites' icon if logging on via username and password.
BOA is in the process of implementing COUNTER compliant usage reports. In the meantime usage statistics will be supplied to the institution upon request.
Authentication is currently via IP address. OpenAthens and UK Access Management Federation authentication will be implemented early in 2012.
BOA complies with WCAG.