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Michael Day
Research and Development Team Leader
UKOLN
University of Bath

Michael Day has worked at UKOLN since 1996 on a variety of research projects relating to resource description, semantic interoperability and digital preservation. He currently leads UKOLN's research and development team and is part of the small team at UKOLN contributing to the EU-funded IMPACT (Improving Access to Text) Project: http://www.impact-project.eu/

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Profile last updated: 
July 2010

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Number of Ariadne articles written (or co-written) by this author: 25.

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Book Review: Preparing Collections for Digitization

Michael Day reviews a recently published book on the selection and preparation of archive and library collections for digitisation.

issue67 July 2011

algorithm, archives, digital media, digital preservation, digitisation, file format, harvard university, interoperability, jisc, jisc digital media, library association, metadata, preservation, provenance, research, resource description, standards, the national archives, tiff, ukoln, university of bath

Book Review: Access, Delivery, Performance - The Future of Libraries Without Walls

Michael Day reviews a Festschrift celebrating the work of Professor Peter Brophy, founder of the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management.

issue64 July 2010

accessibility, archives, bibliographic data, british library, cataloguing, cerlim, controlled vocabularies, digital library, e-learning, facebook, flickr, framework, google, higher education, infrastructure, jisc, jisc information environment, knowledge management, manchester metropolitan university, metadata, mla, mobile, moodle, open source, open university, oreilly, preservation, repositories, research, rnib, semantic web, software, talis, ukoln, university of bath, university of brighton, university of california berkeley, university of central lancashire, victoria university, vle, vocabularies, w3c, wcag, web 2.0, web accessibility initiative

Book Review: Information Science in Transition

Michael Day reviews an edited volume published to commemorate the founding of the Institute of Information Scientists in 1958.

issue63 April 2010

bibliographic data, bibliometrics, blog, british library, cilip, citeulike, controlled vocabularies, copyright, data, data mining, data set, database, dewey decimal, digital library, edinburgh napier university, ejournal, facebook, flickr, ict, indiana university, information retrieval, institutional repository, library association, london school of economics, loughborough university, metadata, microsoft, national library, open access, privacy, repositories, research, rss, second life, semantic web, social software, standards, stm, thesaurus, twitter, ukoln, university of bath, university of brighton, university of cambridge, university of edinburgh, university of manchester, university of sheffield, university of wolverhampton, vocabularies, web 2.0, wiki, youtube

IMPACT Conference: Optical Character Recognition in Mass Digitisation

Lieke Ploeger, Yola Park, Jeanna Nikolov-Ramirez Gaviria, Clemens Neudecker, Fedor Bochow and Michael Day report from the first IMPACT Conference, held in The Hague, Netherlands on 6-7 April, 2009.

issue59 April 2009

abbyy, archives, austrian national library, born digital, british library, content conversion specialists, copyright, d-lib magazine, data, data set, database, digital library, digital preservation, digitisation, framework, google, ibm, impact project, information society, infrastructure, institute for dutch lexicology, intellectual property, internet archive, interoperability, jpeg 2000, kings college london, national library, national library of australia, national library of the netherlands, ocr, optical character recognition, preservation, research, search technology, software, ukoln, university of bath, university of munich, university of salford, vocabularies, xml

Book Review: ARIST 39 - Annual Review of Information Science and Technology

Michael Day reviews another recent volume of this key annual publication on information science and technology.

issue46 February 2006

algorithm, archives, curation, data, data mining, data set, database, digital library, digital preservation, dublin core, e-science, edinburgh napier university, ejournal, framework, google, hypertext, indiana university, information retrieval, information society, infrastructure, metadata, national academy of sciences, oxford university press, perseus, preservation, queens university belfast, research, search technology, social networks, taxonomy, ukoln, university of arizona, university of bath, university of cambridge, university of illinois, university of oxford, university of wolverhampton, usability, visualisation

Book Review: Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 2004 (Volume 38)

Michael Day reviews a recent volume of this key annual publication on information science and technology.

issue45 October 2005

algorithm, archives, cache, copyright, data, data mining, data set, database, digital library, digital preservation, dublin city university, e-government, google, higher education, ict, identifier, indiana university, information retrieval, loughborough university, machine learning, massachusetts institute of technology, metadata, microsoft, mpeg, natural language processing, oais, preservation, repositories, research, search technology, sheffield hallam university, software, standards, ukoln, university of arizona, university of california berkeley, university of cambridge, university of hertfordshire, university of sheffield, university of sussex, university of wales, usability, video, xml

ECDL2004: 4th International Web Archiving Workshop, September 2004

Michael Day reports on the 4th International Web Archiving Workshop held at the University of Bath in September as part of ECDL 2004.

issue41 October 2004

api, archives, bnf, cataloguing, character encoding, content management, data, data mining, data set, digital library, framework, google, heritrix, identifier, information retrieval, intellectual property, internet archive, library of congress, metadata, multimedia, national and university library of slovenia, national library, national library of australia, open source, preservation, research, software, tagging, taxonomy, the national archives, ukoln, university of bath, url, visualisation, web resources

ERPANET / CODATA Workshop, Lisbon

Michael Day gives us a detailed report on the ERPANET / CODATA Workshop held at the Biblioteca Nacional, Lisbon, 15-17 December 2003.

issue39 April 2004

ahds, algorithm, archives, bibliographic data, cataloguing, codata, data, data set, database, ddi, dissemination, ebank uk, edina, framework, ftp, icsu, information society, infrastructure, interoperability, iso, johns hopkins university, licence, metadata, microsoft, national academy of sciences, national library, oais, open access, preservation, repositories, research, search technology, software, standards, the national archives, uk data archive, ukoln, university of bath, university of east anglia, vocabularies, xml

Improving the Quality of Metadata in Eprint Archives

Marieke Guy, Andy Powell and Michael Day address the argument that the quality of service to end-users is markedly influenced by the quality of metadata being produced and provide suggestions.

issue38 January 2004

andrew w mellon foundation, application profile, archives, cataloguing, collection description, controlled vocabularies, data, digital library, dublin core, eprints, eprints uk, gnu, html, interoperability, jisc, learning objects, metadata, oai, oai-pmh, open archives initiative, research, rslp, schema, search technology, semantic web, simple dublin core, software, subject portals project, ukoln, university of southampton, usability, vocabularies

ECDL-2003 Web Archiving

Michael Day reports on the 3rd ECDL Workshop on Web Archives held in Trondheim, August 2003.

issue37 October 2003

archives, ark, bibliographic data, bnf, california digital library, cataloguing, d-lib magazine, data, database, digital archive, digital library, digital preservation, document format, electronic theses, frbr, html, identifier, ietf, ifla, internet archive, library of congress, metadata, mets, mods, naan, name mapping authority, national library, national library of new zealand, persistent identifier, portal, preservation, repositories, research, rfc, schema, search technology, software, the national archives, ukoln, university of bath, university of lisbon, url, urn, usability, web browser, xml, xml schema

Book Review: Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, Volume 36

Michael Day takes a detailed look at the structure and content of this hardy annual.

issue36 July 2003

algorithm, bibliometrics, copyright, data, data mining, database, digital library, edinburgh napier university, geospatial data, gis, google, indiana university, interoperability, knowledge management, machine learning, metadata, multimedia, preservation, privacy, research, resource discovery, search technology, semiotic, text mining, ukoln, university college dublin, university of bath, university of wisconsin, url, usability, victoria university, visualisation

Metadata: E-print Services and Long-term Access to the Record of Scholarly and Scientific Research

Michael Day looks at the long-term preservation implications of one of the OAI protocol's potential applications - e-print services.

issue28 June 2001

accessibility, archives, association of research libraries, d-lib magazine, data, database, digital library, digital preservation, dissemination, elsevier, eprints, ftp, graphics, identifier, infrastructure, intellectual property, interoperability, library association, marc, massachusetts institute of technology, metadata, national academy of sciences, national library, oai, oais, open archives initiative, preservation, repositories, research, software, tagging, ukoln, university of cambridge, university of oxford, url

Review: From Gutenberg to the Global Information Infrastructure

Michael Day reviews the book by Christine Borgman: From Gutenberg to the Global Information Infrastructure.

issue27 March 2001

archives, bibliographic data, bldsc, british library, cataloguing, copyright, digital library, digital preservation, document format, framework, ifla, infrastructure, intellectual property, interoperability, jisc, massachusetts institute of technology, metadata, preservation, research, search technology, ukoln, university of bath, university of cambridge, url, usability

Metadata: Preservation 2000

Michael Day reports on the Digital Preservation conference held in York in December 2000.

issue26 January 2001

accessibility, archives, bbc, bnf, british library, cache, cornell university, data, data model, database, dcmes, digital archive, digital library, digital preservation, digital preservation coalition, digital repositories, digitisation, dner, dublin core, elib, framework, harvard university, identifier, intellectual property, interoperability, jisc, licence, metadata, national library, national library of australia, national library of the netherlands, oais, oclc, preservation, preservation metadata, prism, provenance, repositories, research, schema, software, standardisation, stanford university, ukoln, ulcc, university of bath, university of cambridge, university of glasgow, university of london, url, vocabularies, xml

Metadata for Digital Preservation: An Update

Michael Day discusses 'Metadata for Digital Preservation'.

issue22 December 1999

archives, authentication, cataloguing, collection development, copyright, d-lib magazine, data, data management, data model, digital archive, digital object identifier, digital preservation, doi, dublin core, dublin core metadata initiative, elib, framework, higher education, hypertext, identifier, intellectual property, interoperability, iso, jisc, massachusetts institute of technology, metadata, monash university, national library, national library of australia, national library of the netherlands, oais, operating system, pdi, preservation, preservation metadata, provenance, repositories, research, resource discovery, schema, software, standardisation, standards, taxonomy, the national archives, ukoln, university of bath, university of cambridge, university of oxford, university of pittsburgh, url, usability

The Scholarly Journal in Transition and the PubMed Central Proposal

Michael Day discusses the scholarly journal in transition and the PubMed Central proposal.

issue21 September 1999

accessibility, archives, association of research libraries, cataloguing, content licence, copyright, data, database, digital library, digitisation, dissemination, document format, elib, jisc, library association, metadata, multimedia, preservation, repositories, research, resource discovery, search technology, standards, stm, ukoln, university of bath, university of southampton, url

Metadata: Workshop in Luxembourg

Michael Day and Andy Stone report on the Third Metadata Workshop in Luxembourg.

issue20 June 1999

archives, bibliographic control, bibliographic data, cataloguing, copyright, d-lib magazine, data, digital archive, digital object identifier, digital preservation, digitisation, doi, dublin core, dublin core metadata initiative, elib, elsevier, framework, higher education, identifier, ietf, infrastructure, interoperability, iso, jisc, library of congress, metadata, metadata model, multimedia, national library, niso, oais, pics, preservation, preservation metadata, provenance, purl, rdf, research, resource description, resource discovery, schema, standardisation, standards, the national archives, ukoln, university of bath, university of bristol, university of oxford, url, urn, usability, w3c, xml

Metadata: Image Retrieval

Michael Day reports on combining content-based and metadata-based approaches.

issue19 March 1999

alt, archives, british library, carnegie mellon university, data, database, digital library, dublin core, framework, higher education, html, ibm, information retrieval, intellectual property, iso, jisc, library association, metadata, mpeg, multimedia, open university, preservation, provenance, research, robert gordon university, search technology, software, south bank university, standards, ukoln, university of bath, university of bristol, university of cambridge, university of chicago, university of east anglia, university of illinois, university of lancaster, university of northumbria at newcastle, url, usability, video

Metadata: Cataloguing Theory and Internet Subject-based Information Gateways

Ann Chapman, Michael Day, and Debra Hiom compare library cataloguing concepts and ROADS Template creation.

issue18 December 1998

aacr2, adobe, archives, bibliographic data, british library, cataloguing, data, database, dublin core, elib, framework, html, identifier, ifla, ilrt, isbd, iso, java, lcsh, marc, medical subject headings, metadata, mobile, oclc, research, resource description, resource discovery, search technology, software, sosig, standards, subject gateway, subject heading, thesaurus, ukoln, university of bath, university of bristol, university of essex, video

Metadiversity

Michael Day on a Biodiversity conference in the States interested in Metadata.

issue18 December 1998

accessibility, adl, ansi, bibliographic data, cataloguing, coalition for networked information, cornell university, data, data model, data set, database, digital library, dissemination, dublin core, framework, geospatial data, gis, harvard university, information society, infrastructure, interoperability, iso, jisc information environment, ldap, metadata, national science foundation, oxford university press, rdf, research, resource description, resource discovery, search technology, standardisation, standards, stanford university, taxonomy, ukoln, university of bath, university of cambridge, university of oxford, university of reading, w3c, z39.50

Metadata Corner

Michael Day reports from Tomar, Portugal, on the DELOS6 Workshop.

issue16 July 1998

ahds, archives, copyright, d-lib magazine, data, database, digital archive, digital library, digital preservation, digitisation, elib, framework, higher education, information retrieval, internet archive, jisc, jisc information environment, kings college london, metadata, multimedia, national library, national library of australia, preservation, preservation metadata, research, resource description, resource discovery, software, ukoln, university of bath, url, video

Electronic Access: Archives in the New Millennium

Michael Day reports from Kew on the Public Record Office view of the Brave New World of online archives.

issue16 July 1998

archives, british library, cataloguing, copyright, data, data set, database, digital archive, digitisation, dissemination, dtd, ead, foi, foia, higher education, html, jisc, kings college london, metadata, preservation, research, resource discovery, sgml, software, standards, swiss federal archives, ukoln, ulcc, university of bath, university of glasgow, university of london, university of pittsburgh, web browser

Metadata Corner: CrossROADS and Interoperability

Michael Day, Rachel Heery and Andy Powell report on work in progress on enhancements to the ROADS software.

issue14 March 1998

api, authentication, bibliographic data, cataloguing, d-lib magazine, data, database, digital library, elib, framework, interoperability, isbd, metadata, opac, oracle, plain text, repositories, research, search technology, software, standards, ukoln, university of bath, z39.50

Metadata Corner: Working Meeting on Electronic Records Research

Michael Day reports from the Working Meeting on Electronic Records Research, held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania May 29-31, 1997.

issue10 July 1997

aggregation, archives, ascii, data, data management, database, digital library, digital preservation, dublin core, elib, hypertext, identifier, metadata, preservation, provenance, research, software, ukoln, university of pittsburgh

Extending Metadata for Digital Preservation

Michael Day suggests how the concept of metadata could be extended to provide information in the specific field of digital preservation.

issue9 May 1997

archives, authentication, bibliographic data, british library, cataloguing, d-lib magazine, data, digital library, digital preservation, dublin core, elib, ftp, gopher, identifier, information retrieval, interoperability, marc, metadata, ncsa, niss, oclc, preservation, preservation metadata, provenance, research, resource discovery, search technology, software, sosig, standards, ukoln, university of bath, university of cambridge, university of pittsburgh
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