Overview of content related to 'search technology' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1563/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=emma%20blagg&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Beyond the Web: The Potential Uses of HTML in Library Disaster Control Planning http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/disaster <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>During a lifelong library career, 2 out of 5 librarians will face a major disaster in their library. <a href="/issue10/disaster#author1">Emma Blagg</a> describes the design and evaluation of a HTML-based disaster control plan, used to provide the counter measures taken to minimise the effects of such a disaster.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>A disaster control plan for the Pilkington library was created using HTML to link existing documentation. The plan was then evaluated by both students and library staff in order to assess the usefulness of a disaster control plan in this format. It was hoped that using hypertext would create a structured, easily accessible information resource. The resulting hypertext system was called "Pilkplan". In this article, the positive aspects and problems of using HTML in this area of library management are considered as well as feedback from users.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/disaster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 feature article emma blagg ieee ifla library association loughborough university university of cambridge university of oxford elib browser graphics html hypertext information retrieval intranet multimedia national library passwords preservation search technology software standardisation web browser Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 354 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk