Organisation - Dest
, Nigel Ward
and Kerry Blinco
present an information model of digital identifiers, to help bring clarity to the vocabulary debates from which this field has suffered.
and Phil Nicholls
describe recent and forthcoming developments from the e-Framework Partnership for Education and Research.
reports on the Victorian eResearch Strategic Initiative (VeRSI).
writes about copyright, prestige and cost control in the world of open access while in two appendices Bas Savenije and Michel Wesseling compare the costs of open access publishing and subscriptions/licences for their respective institutions.
and Andrew Treloar
describe the role of repositories in the forthcoming Australian Research Quality Framework (RQF) and the responses of the ARROW Project to the needs of the RQF.
and David Groenewegen
describe three inter-related projects to support scholarly outputs and the e-research life cycle which have been funded by the Australian Commonwealth Government.
considers how the digital library environment has changed in the ten years since Ariadne was first published.
shares her personal impressions from the recent European Digital Libraries Conference in Bath; Emma Place introduces a new seminar series to support online information seeking in the social sciences.