Overview of content related to 'sgml' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1187/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en The KIDMM Community's 'MetaKnowledge Mash-up' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue53/kidmm-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue53/kidmm-rpt#author1">Conrad Taylor</a> reports on the KIDMM knowledge community and its September 2007 one-day conference about data, information and knowledge management issues.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="About_KIDMM">About KIDMM</h2> <p>The British Computer Society [<a href="#1">1</a>], which in 2007 celebrates 50 years of existence, has a self-image around engineering, software, and systems design and implementation. However, within the BCS there are over fifty Specialist Groups (SGs); among these, some have a major focus on 'informatics', or the <em>content</em> of information systems.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue53/kidmm-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue53 event report conrad taylor anglia ruskin university bsi google library of congress nhs ordnance survey the national archives ukoln university of bolton university of london university of manchester wikipedia adobe algorithm archives ascii born digital browser cataloguing controlled vocabularies csv cybernetics data data management data mining data set database digital archive digital asset management dublin core e-government e-learning ead eportfolio foia framework geospatial data gis google maps identifier information retrieval information society interoperability location-based services metadata mis named entity recognition ontologies portfolio preservation provenance repositories research search technology sgml software standards tagging text mining thesaurus vocabularies wiki xml Tue, 30 Oct 2007 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1358 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The W3C Technical Architecture Group http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue51/thompson <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue51/thompson#author1">Henry S. Thompson</a> introduces the W3C Technical Architecture Group and its work.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue51/thompson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue51 feature article henry s. thompson google ibm ietf massachusetts institute of technology oasis sun microsystems university of cambridge university of edinburgh w3c archives cataloguing doi html identifier metadata namespace passwords rdf research schema search technology semantic web sgml uri urn xhtml xml xml schema Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1306 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: Metadata for Information Management and Retrieval http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue43/guy-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue43/guy-rvw#author1">Marieke Guy</a> takes a look at a recent introduction to metadata for the information professional.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Anyone scaling the heights of metadata for the management and retrieval of digital information for the first time can be forgiven a degree of initial bewilderment. The same goes for this article, so a glossary of terms found here are offered in the spirit of saving readers' time [<a href="#1">1</a>]. David Haynes' book appears to go a long way to guiding its explorers through the foothills and beyond in this complete introduction to the subject for the information professional.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue43/guy-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue43 review marieke guy american library association cilip ieee oais oasis ukoln algorithm bibliographic data cataloguing controlled vocabularies data data model dublin core e-government ead framework frbr gif graphics identifier ieee lom information retrieval interoperability learning object metadata learning objects lom marc metadata mets multimedia onix rdf research resource description semantic web sgml standards vocabularies xml Fri, 29 Apr 2005 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1156 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk News and Events http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue40/newsline <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne presents a brief summary of news and events.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Seminar_Invitation_from_DEF_-_Danish_Electronic_Research_Library">Seminar Invitation from DEF - Danish Electronic Research Library</h3> <p>The DEF XML Web Services project invites you to participate in the seminar: <strong>Building Digital Libraries with XML Web Services</strong> on Friday 27 August 2004 from 9:30 to 16:00 at the Technical University of Denmark, Building 303, DK-2800 Lyngby.</p> <p>The headlines of the seminar are:</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue40/newsline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue40 news and events shirley keane andrew w mellon foundation blackboard cornell university google hefce jisc jisc collections library of congress national library of the netherlands national science foundation newcastle university oai oracle stanford university stm technical university of denmark university college dublin university of bath university of nottingham university of virginia university of wisconsin wellcome trust libportal ndiipp apache archives authority data bibliographic data blog cataloguing content management data database digital archive digital library digital object identifier digital preservation digital repositories digitisation doi dtd e-government e-learning ead eprints fedora commons framework further education higher education html ict identifier information society infrastructure intellectual property interoperability intranet knowledge management licence linux mac os metadata mysql national library ocr ontologies open access open archives initiative open source optical character recognition personalisation php portal preservation repositories research schema search technology semantic web sgml software solaris standardisation standards taxonomy uportal url web services xml Thu, 29 Jul 2004 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1071 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Cultural Heritage Language Technologies: Building an Infrastructure for Collaborative Digital Libraries in the Humanities http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue34/rydberg-cox <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue34/rydberg-cox#author1">Jeffrey Rydberg-Cox</a> describes the work of the Cultural Heritage Language Technologies consortium, a research group funded by the European Comission Information Society Technologies program and the United States National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The field of classics has a long tradition of electronic editions of both primary and secondary materials for the study of the ancient world. Large electronic corpora of Greek and Latin texts are available from groups such as the <i>Thesaurus Linguae Graecae</i>, the <i>Packard Humanities Institute</i>, and the <i>Duke Databank of Documentary Papyri</i>, and in the Perseus Digital Library [1].</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue34/rydberg-cox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue34 feature article jeffrey rydberg-cox ieee imperial college london national science foundation oai tufts university university of cambridge perseus algorithm archives browser cataloguing data data set digital library dublin core framework html hypertext information retrieval infrastructure interoperability knowledge management library catalogs metadata multimedia open archives initiative preservation provenance repositories research search technology sgml software standards thesaurus url visualisation vocabularies xml Wed, 15 Jan 2003 00:00:00 +0000 editor 924 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The AIM25 Project http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue31/aim25 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue31/aim25#author1">Robert Baxter</a>, <a href="/issue31/aim25#author2">Frances Blomeley</a> and <a href="/issue31/aim25#author3">Rachel Kemsley</a> present AIM25, a project providing electronic access to descriptions of archives held in various London institutions.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>AIM25 (Archives in London and the M25 area), a project funded by the Research Support Libraries Programme (RSLP) [1], and led by King's College London, provides a single point of networked access to collection descriptions of archives held in 49 higher education (HE) institutions and learned societies in the greater London area. The project has intended, where possible, to be comprehensive in its coverage of holdings by including deposited collections, in a wide range of subject areas, and also the administrative records of the participating institutions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue31/aim25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue31 feature article frances blomeley rachel kemsley robert baxter kings college london oai school of oriental and african studies ukoln university of london archives hub archives cataloguing collection description data data set database digital archive dissemination ead framework higher education information retrieval infrastructure interoperability lcsh medical subject headings mysql national library open archives initiative perl rdf repositories research resource description rslp schema search technology sgml software standards thesaurus url z39.50 Wed, 10 Apr 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 870 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Access to Archives: England’s Contribution to the National Archive Network http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue30/archives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue30/archives#author1">Caroline Thibeaud</a> discusses the Archive 2 Archive project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Access to Archives project is one of the most exciting initiatives in the world of archives in England. It aims at developing a virtual national archival catalogue for the country. At a click of the mouse one will be able to find multilevel descriptions of some of the most important historical records of England. For family historians, school teachers and pupils, academic researchers or just curious life long learners the A2A gateway is a unique facility to pursue their interests and research from a PC terminal any time of the day, anywhere in the world.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue30/archives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue30 feature article caroline thibeaud british library the national archives university of bath archives hub archives cataloguing data database dtd dublin core ead framework higher education ict information retrieval information society infrastructure knowledge base metadata repositories research search technology sgml soa software standards thesaurus url xml Fri, 25 Jan 2002 00:00:00 +0000 editor 844 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/newsline <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne presents a brief summary of news and events.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="JISC_publishes_three_important_documents">JISC publishes three important documents</h3> <p>The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) promotes the innovative application and use of information systems and information technology in Higher and Further education across the UK.</p> <p>The JISC has published three new documents. These are the draft 3-year Collection Strategy, the Collections Development Policy and the Final Report from the JCEI (JISC Committee for Electronic Information) Charging Working Group</p> <p><strong>Collection Strategy</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/newsline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue29 news and events shirley keane jisc microsoft niso rnib south bank university ukoln university of bath dner adobe aggregation archives authentication content management copyright data set digitisation drm dublin core e-learning ebook further education identifier interoperability mac os metadata mobi portfolio research sgml software tei xml Tue, 02 Oct 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 838 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Management of Content: Universities and the Electronic Publishing Revolution http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue28/cms <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue28/cms#author1">Philip Hunter</a> attempts to throw some light on the low take up of content management systems (CMS) in the university sector.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="A_publishing_revolution_on_the_Web">A publishing revolution on the Web?</h3> <p>Just three or four years ago the Web community was getting used to the idea that the way we would work in future would be radically different from the way we work now. The world of coalface flatfile html markup would begin to disappear in favour of collaborative working, managed workflow, document versioning, on the fly pages constructed out of application independent xml chunks, site management tools and push-button publishing via multiple formats - html, xml, pdf, print, etc.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue28/cms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue28 feature article philip hunter imperial college london massachusetts institute of technology oxford university press ukoln university college london university of cambridge university of oxford w3c archives cataloguing content management data database e-learning higher education html repositories research sgml software url web services xml Thu, 21 Jun 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 795 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Review of Digital Imaging: A Practical Handbook http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue26/review#author1">Philip Hunter</a> and <a href="/issue26/review#author2">Marieke Napier</a> review Stuart Lee's 'Digital Imaging' handbook.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><i>Digital Imaging: A Practical Handbook</i> is very much a 'how to' guide for those about to embark on a digitisation project, and it offers a complete picture of the workflow process of a digital imaging project from its inception to the final maintenance and archiving of the end product. It is aimed at information professionals and librarians managing such a venture, but is also of value to researchers and students.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue26 review marieke guy philip hunter andrew w mellon foundation jisc library association ukoln university of bath university of oxford archives cataloguing copyright digitisation dublin core framework metadata multimedia rdf research resource description sgml url xml Wed, 10 Jan 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 765 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Editorial Introduction to Issue 25: Beyond the Web Site http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue25/editorial#author1">Philip Hunter</a> on the contents of Ariadne issue 25 and recent developments in the world of Digital Library initiatives.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Higher Education (HE) community interest in information technology remains very much the same as it was when the web first appeared: networked access to high quality (and quality assured) information resources. Current activities in the UK (the RDN, the DNER, HERO, etc) are logical developments of these core interests.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue25 editorial philip hunter jisc massachusetts institute of technology ukoln university of bath agora dner elib perseus sosig application profile archives content management copyright data database digital library dissemination dtd dublin core e-learning higher education html interoperability knowledge management metadata namespace repositories research resource discovery schema search technology sgml software standards tei unicode url web development xml z39.50 Sat, 23 Sep 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 722 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Knowledge Management in the Perseus Digital Library http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/rydberg-cox <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue25/rydberg-cox#author1">Jeffrey Rydberg-Cox</a> on the Perseus Project's new knowledge management and digital delivery tools.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Digital libraries can be an extremely effective method of extending the services of a traditional library by enabling activities such as access to materials outside the physical confines of the library <a name="anch1"></a><a href="#fn1">[1]</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/rydberg-cox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue25 feature article jeffrey rydberg-cox d-lib magazine imperial college london library of congress tufts university university of oxford yale university perseus adobe browser cataloguing data data visualisation database digital library digitisation document format document management dtd gis html hypertext identifier information retrieval knowledge management metadata namespace resource discovery sgml software standards stylesheet tagging tei thesaurus url visualisation vocabularies xml xml namespaces xsl Sat, 23 Sep 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 724 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Metadata: Towards the Intelligent Museum http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/cimi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue25/cimi#author1">Paul Miller</a> and <a href="/issue25/cimi#author2">Alice Grant</a> explore CIMI: the collections standards organization which JISC has just joined.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Like libraries, museums face the daunting task of preserving our cultural heritage, whilst also striving with the often conflicting need to make that cultural heritage available to us today.</p> <p>Perhaps differently from libraries, <em>interpretation</em> plays an important part in the work of museums, where exhibitions are often designed around the telling of one or more stories about the past in order to place objects within their historical context.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/cimi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue25 regular column alice grant paul miller ahds jisc ukoln university of cambridge university of hull dner archives bath profile cataloguing data database dissemination dtd dublin core interoperability metadata mobile multimedia repositories search technology sgml standards url web development wireless application profile xml z39.50 Sat, 23 Sep 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 735 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk XML 2000: New Tools, New Vendors http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/xml-europe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue25/xml-europe#author1">Dianne Kennedy</a> reports on the latest XML conference in Paris.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/xml-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue25 event report dianne kennedy content management content syndication data database dtd e-business e-learning html java metadata multimedia prism sgml software standards syndication unicode url video xml xsl xslt Sat, 23 Sep 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 739 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Editorial Introduction to Issue 24: Plumbing the Digital Library http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue24/editorial#author1">Philip Hunter</a> introduces Ariadne 24.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="Lorcan_Dempsey_Farewell">Lorcan Dempsey Farewell</h2> <p>Lorcan Dempsey, Director of UKOLN for the past six years, has recently moved up to head the newly constituted DNER (the Distributed National Electronic Resource), and is now based in London. This is UKOLN's loss, but a great plus for the DNER. Ray Lester, head of UKOLN's management committee, points out that Lorcan:</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue24 editorial philip hunter cni jisc ukoln university of bath university of oxford w3c agora dner elib archives database digital library framework further education higher education html identifier interoperability metadata resource discovery sgml standards tei url xml z39.50 Thu, 22 Jun 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 698 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Text Encoding for Interchange: A New Consortium http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/tei <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue24/tei#author1">Lou Burnard</a> on the creation of the TEI Consortium which has been created to take the TEI Guidelines into the XML world.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) was originally established in 1987 with the goal of creating a community-based standard for text encoding and interchange. It came into being as the result of a perception in many different parts of the academic research community that the rising tide of digitized media (largely known, in those distant days, as "electronic" or even "machine-readable" texts) threatened to engulf everything in a war of competing formats and encoding systems.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/tei" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue24 feature article lou burnard library of congress university of illinois university of oxford university of virginia cataloguing data digital library dtd framework interoperability marc metadata preservation provenance research search technology sgml software standards tei url usability xml Thu, 22 Jun 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 700 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk How the Oxford English Dictionary Went Online http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/oed-tech <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue24/oed-tech#author1">Laura Elliot</a> explains the use of SGML in the management of the OED text.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ariadne has already described the long-term task of revising the <i>Oxford English Dictionary</i> and reviewed <i>OED Online </i>at its launch in March this year, but the editor judged, rightly, that there must be a hidden story on the making of the web site.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/oed-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue24 feature article laura elliot ibm oxford university press stanford university university of oxford aggregation ascii data database dtd gif graphics html internet explorer java research search technology sgml software standardisation standards tagging url web browser windows xml Thu, 22 Jun 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 704 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The World's Greatest Dictionary' Goes Online http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue23/oed-online <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue23/oed-online#author1">Juliet New</a> explains the background to the electronic version of the Oxford English Dictionary, launched on the 14 March 2000.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue23/oed-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue23 feature article juliet new stanford university university of oxford accessibility data database higher education html java research search technology sgml software url Thu, 23 Mar 2000 00:00:00 +0000 editor 677 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk EPRESS http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue23/epress <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue23/epress#author1">Stuart Peters</a> on EPRESS text management software tools, currently in development.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Electronic Publishing Resource Service (EPRESS)<sup><a href="#ref1">[1]</a></sup> is developing an online database system to aid the administration of electronic journals and make information available to a distributed Editorial team. Having identified labour as the greatest contributing cost toward electronic journal publication, EPRESS aims to reduce the burden by automating many of the functions of the Editorial Assistant and the publisher.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue23/epress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue23 feature article stuart peters jisc university of surrey elib apache archives authentication bibliographic data browser cataloguing copyright data database dublin core ftp gif graphics html metadata operating system passwords perl research rtf search technology sgml software sql standards url web browser Thu, 23 Mar 2000 00:00:00 +0000 editor 683 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Electronic Publication of Ancient Near Eastern Texts http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue22/epanet <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue22/epanet#author1">Charles E. Jones</a> and <a href="/issue22/epanet#author2">David Schloen</a> report on a Chicago conference which explored XML tagging for Ancient Near Eastern Texts on the Web.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The civilizations of the ancient Near East produced the world's first written texts.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue22/epanet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue22 feature article charles e. jones david schloen alt berlin-brandenburg academy of sciences and humanities british museum ibm iso jisc library of congress microsoft oxford university press tufts university ukoln university college dublin university of bath university of birmingham university of chicago university of oxford university of pennsylvania university of utrecht perseus accessibility archives ascii browser cataloguing character encoding copyright data data model data set database digital library digital media dissemination dtd framework html infrastructure intellectual property internet explorer interoperability open source plain text research sgml software standardisation standards stylesheet tagging unicode url web browser xml xsl Tue, 21 Dec 1999 00:00:00 +0000 editor 653 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Editorial Introduction to Issue 21: Ariadne's Thread http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue21/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Introduction to Ariadne issue 21 by <a href="/issue21/editorial#author1">Philip Hunter</a>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This is the twenty first issue of Ariadne. Our first issue was published in January 1996, under the editorship of John Kirriemuir. Twenty one issues is not exactly a birthday, but nevertheless a significant milestone: I'm reasonably sure that when the idea of a web magazine was first floated in 1995, it was not imagined that it would still be around five years later.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue21/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue21 editorial philip hunter jisc ukoln university of bath university of chicago university of oxford eevl sosig accessibility apache archives bath profile cache copyright digital archive digitisation interoperability multimedia research resource discovery search technology sgml standards subject gateway url web development windows z39.50 Wed, 22 Sep 1999 23:00:00 +0000 editor 629 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Digitizing Wilfrid http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue21/digiwilf <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue21/digiwilf#author1">Philip Hunter</a> talks to Stuart Lee about the prizewinning 'Wilfrid Owen Multimedia Digital Archive' and the JTAP 'Virtual Seminars on WW1'.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>PH</strong> How did the WWW1 JTAP seminars get started?</p> <p><strong>SL</strong> A long time ago we did a set of Hypercard stacks on Isaac Rosenberg, which I converted for the web in January ‘95, and then when the JTAP call came out I thought that we could expand the tutorial and make four tutorials. And then we had all the archive nearby: we thought we would tackle the idea of creating both online tutorials and a digital archive which lecturers could use.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue21/digiwilf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue21 feature article philip hunter british library imperial college london ucisa ukoln university of bath university of oxford first world war poetry perseus archives bibliographic data cataloguing copyright database digital archive digitisation dtd ead graphics html hypertext javascript multimedia photoshop research search technology sgml software sql standards tei url video windows Wed, 22 Sep 1999 23:00:00 +0000 editor 632 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Web Editor: 'Abzu and Beyond' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue21/web-editor <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue21/web-editor#author1">Charles Jones</a> muses on the history of the Internet presence of the University of Chicago Oriental Institute.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>I work in a discipline where scholars are as likely to be interested in a three-quarter-century-old article written in an obscure journal with a circulation of a thousand copies as they are in a lavish and masterly new publication of an international exhibition of never-before-seen artifacts. The archaeologies of scholarship on the ancient Near East are complex and arcane. The skills required to interpret them are taken for granted on the assumption that university students should already know how to use a library (as any schoolboy knows...).</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue21/web-editor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue21 regular column charles jones jisc oclc ukoln university of bath university of chicago university of oxford perseus archives cataloguing copyright data data set html metadata research search technology sgml standards url web resources xml Wed, 22 Sep 1999 23:00:00 +0000 editor 636 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Web Editor: Institutional Troubleshooter http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue19/web-editor <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue19/web-editor#author1">Stephen Emmott</a> describes his experiences of content management at King's College London.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue19/web-editor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue19 regular column stephen emmott kings college london oreilly w3c adobe content management content provider database framework ftp html information architecture rdf research sgml url xml Fri, 19 Mar 1999 00:00:00 +0000 editor 585 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Editorial: Introduction to Issue 18 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/editorials <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The web editors, <a href="/issue18/editorials#author1">Bernadette Daly</a> and <a href="/issue18/editorials#author2">Philip Hunter</a>, introduce Ariadne issue 18.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This is sadly the last of the parallel print and web publication of Ariadne - for the moment, at least. Ariadne will however continue as a web magazine. The print edition has finished in some style, with a publication twice the size of all earlier copies. Attendees at the eLib "Information Ecologies" conference in York earlier this month already know this, since we arranged for advance copies to be available for that event. The Web version is correspondingly large, as might be expected, though it doesn't quite rival the scale of the web version of issue 5.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/editorials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 editorial bernadette daly philip hunter liverpool john moores university school of oriental and african studies ukoln university of bath elib sosig cataloguing database digital archive digital preservation html information society knowledge management metadata preservation research search technology sgml software standards uri xml Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 547 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk BIDS Begets Ingenta http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/bids-ingenta <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The University of Bath concluded an agreement to sign over the ownership of BIDS to a new organisation known as ingenta ltd, while still retaining a substantial share. <a href="/issue18/bids-ingenta#author1">Terry Morrow</a> looks at the implications of the change, and reviews the latest developments in the services offered.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/bids-ingenta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 feature article terry morrow jisc university of bath elib nesli adobe authentication bibliographic data bibliographic database cataloguing data database file format higher education javascript licence research search technology sgml telnet url usability Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 561 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk SGML, XML and Databases http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/emmott-sgml <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/emmott-sgml#author1">Stephen Emmott</a> reports on a one day meeting in London</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/emmott-sgml" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 event report stephen emmott w3c browser cd-rom data database dtd html hypertext java object database rdbms repositories schema sgml software standards web browser xml Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 575 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Metadata: BIBLINK.Checksum http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/biblink <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/biblink#author1">Ian Peacock</a> and <a href="/issue17/biblink#author2">Andy Powell</a> describe a proposed algorithm for calculating a checksum for Web pages.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/biblink" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column andy powell ian peacock ukoln cpan algorithm authentication bibliographic data browser data doc dublin core ftp html identifier mac os marc metadata perl research sgml software stylesheet url web browser Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 536 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Electronic Access: Archives in the New Millennium http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/events <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/events#author1">Michael Day</a> reports from Kew on the Public Record Office view of the Brave New World of online archives.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Introduction">Introduction</h3> <p>A conference on <i>Electronic Access: Archives in the New Milennium</i> was held at the Public Record Office (PRO) <a href="#1">[1]</a>, Kew, on 3-4 June 1998. The Conference was held as part of the UK Presidency of the European Union. Present (over the two days) were about one hundred and twenty delegates representing a large number of organisations based in the European Union, countries in east-central Europe and the Russian Federation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 event report michael day british library jisc kings college london swiss federal archives ukoln university of bath university of glasgow university of london university of pittsburgh archives cataloguing copyright data data set database digital archive digitisation dissemination dtd ead foi foia higher education html metadata preservation research resource discovery sgml software standards ulcc web browser Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 523 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk What Is XML? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/what-is <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/what-is#author1">Brian Kelly</a> elucidates another infuriating three letter acronym: XML.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="About_XML">About XML</h2> <p><strong>What is XML?</strong></p> <p>XML stands for the Extensible Markup Language. XML has been designed to address a number of deficiencies in HTML.</p> <p><strong>Which deficiencies in particular?</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/what-is" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 tooled up brian kelly microsoft ukoln university of bath w3c browser css document format dom framework gif graphics html internet explorer java javascript metadata multimedia rdf resource description search technology sgml smil software standardisation standards url web browser xlink xml xpointer xsl Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 490 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: The 7th World Wide Web Conference http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> is interviewed about the 7th World Wide Web Conference upon his return from Brisbane.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Australia is a long way to go for a conference. What were you doing there?</strong></p> <p>I attended the conference in my role as UK Web Focus and the JISC representative on the World Wide Web Consortium. Attendenance at the World Wide Web conference provides me with an opportunity to monitor the latest Web developments and keep the community informed.</p> <p><strong>What were the highlights of the conference?</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column brian kelly google jisc microsoft newcastle university ukoln university of bath w3c browser cache css data database dublin core framework gopher html hypertext infrastructure internet explorer interoperability java marc metadata mobile multimedia opera pics privacy rdf research resource description schema search technology sgml software url web resources xlink xml xpointer Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 500 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk What Is RDF? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue14/what-is <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue14/what-is#author1">Rachel Heery</a> explains RDF (Resource Description Framework)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue14/what-is" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue14 regular column rachel heery jisc ukoln university of bath w3c data data model dublin core framework gif html identifier intellectual property interoperability intranet marc metadata namespace rdf resource description resource discovery schema sgml uri url web browser web resources xml Thu, 19 Mar 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 477 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Theses Unbound http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue11/cover <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue11/cover#author1">Alason Roberts</a> looks at the use of theses in academic libraries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Is the age of the printed thesis doomed? The University Thesis On-line Group (UTOG) has recently completed a survey, funded by the British Library and JISC, on the use of doctoral theses in UK universities <a href="#1">[1]</a>. The survey forms the first phase of UTOG's work of addressing the problems and opportunities presented by making theses available electronically.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue11/cover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue11 feature article alason roberts british library cni coalition for networked information ibm jisc oclc university of edinburgh adobe archives bibliographic data digital library dissemination dtd electronic theses research sgml software standards Thu, 18 Sep 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 383 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk A Digital Library Showcase and Support Service - the Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/sunsite <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue10/sunsite#author1">Roy Tennant</a> describes a resource used to create digital libraries and services, and to help others do the same.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Few topics in librarianship seem as "hot" these days as digital libraries, and yet for all the heat being generated there is little light. What are digital libraries? How are they built? How are they maintained and preserved? How will they be funded? These questions and more abound, while answers are few and far between. We don't have all the answers, but we're a great place to start looking for them. We are the Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE <a name="note1"></a><a href="#ref1">[1]</a>, and this article is about who we are and how we may be able to help you.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/sunsite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 review roy tennant library of congress oclc sun microsystems university of california berkeley archives bibliographic data cataloguing copyright digital library dublin core ead file format free software gopher html identifier infrastructure intellectual property metadata plain text preservation repositories research search technology sgml software standards Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 359 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: Report on the WWW 6 Conference http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue9/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue9/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> describes the sixth International World Wide Web conference which took place in California from 7 – 11 April 1997.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Sixth International World Wide Web Conference took place from 7-11th April 1997 in Santa Clara, California, USA. I attended the conference in my capacity as the JISC representative on the W3C (the World Wide Web Consortium).</p> <p>About 1,800 people attended the conference. This figure was down on the last two years, due possibly to the close proximity of other conferences - the Javasoft conference attracted about 8,000 delagates and the Microsoft Hardware Engineering conference about 15,000 delegates. Both of these conference took place the week before the WWW 6 conference.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue9/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue9 tooled up brian kelly ibm iso jisc microsoft ukoln university of bath w3c adobe browser cache database dom dtd gif html internet explorer java javascript multimedia search technology sgml software usability utf-8 web app xml Sun, 18 May 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 326 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Wire: Interview Via Email With Jon Knight and Martin Hamilton http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue9/wire <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In this interview we question Knight and <a href="/issue9/wire#author2">Martin Hamilton</a> and present their replies.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue9/wire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue9 regular column jon knight martin hamilton loughborough university ncsa oclc talis acorn elib sosig archives browser cache cataloguing cd-rom data database ftp gopher graphics html internet explorer java javascript latex linux metadata opac perl research resource discovery search technology sgml software standards url web browser windows Sun, 18 May 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 333 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Formats for the Electronic Library http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/electronic-formats <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue8/electronic-formats#author1">Judith Wusteman</a> describes the document formats used in electronic serials.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Every day, subscribers to the the NewJour mailing list <a href="#fn1">[1]</a> receive notification of new Internet-available electronic serials. The NewJour definition of a serial covers everything from journals to magazines and newsletters; from the <i>British Accounting Review</i> to <i>Ariadne</i>, to The (virtual) <i>Baguette</i> and <i>I Love My Nanny</i>. Some days, a dozen or more publications are announced. As of 13th February 1997, the NewJour archive contained 3,240 items.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/electronic-formats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 feature article judith wusteman apple d-lib magazine elsevier imperial college london institute of physics iso microsoft mpeg oclc sun microsystems ukoln university college dublin university of chicago university of illinois university of pennsylvania w3c yale university elib accessibility adobe aiff archives ascii avi bibliographic data browser copyright data database digital library dissemination document format dtd ejournal file format flash ftp gif gopher graphics html hypertext internet explorer java javascript jpeg latex licence multimedia operating system plain text png programming language quicktime realaudio sgml software standardisation standards streaming tiff video wav web browser windows xml Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 266 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Resource Discovery Project http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/resource-discovery <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>As <a href="/issue8/resource-discovery#author1">Renato Iannella</a> shows, the Resource Discovery project at the DSTC in Australia is investigating issues to do with information discovery and access across large heterogeneous networks.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Resource_Discovery_at_DSTC">Resource Discovery at DSTC</h3> <p>The Resource Discovery Project is one of the major research units of the <a href="http://www.dstc.edu.au">Distributed Systems Technology Centre</a> (DSTC). The DSTC is one of over 60 co-operative research centres in Australia and is a Federally and commercially funded non-profit company. The DSTC has over 25 participating organisations which provide resources to the research program, including, direct funding, seconded staff, hardware and software, and importantly, research problems.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/resource-discovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 project update renato iannella cni distributed systems technology centre university of queensland authentication browser cataloguing copyright data database dublin core framework html identifier information retrieval metadata ontologies pics purl repositories research resource discovery search technology sgml software standards url urn x.500 z39.50 Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 279 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk SETIS: Electronic Texts at the University of Sydney Library http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/scholarly-electronic <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue8/scholarly-electronic#author1">Creagh Cole</a> describes a project dedicated to providing in-house access to a large number of electronic texts on CD-ROM.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/scholarly-electronic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 project update creagh cole ibm stanford university university of oxford university of sydney university of virginia archives bibliographic data browser cd-rom database digitisation dtd ead html internet explorer ocr research search technology sgml software standards tei thesaurus web browser Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 280 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Australian Co-operative Digitisation Project, 1840-45 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/digitisation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue8/digitisation#author1">Ross Coleman</a> describes a project which will create a unique research infrastructure in Australian studies through the digital conversion of Australian serials and fiction of the seminal period 1840-45.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Australian Cooperative Digitisation Project, 1840-45 <a href="#REF1">[1]</a> (ACDP) is a collaborative project between the University of Sydney Library, the State Library of New South Wales, the National Library of Australia and Monash University Library funded through a Australian Research Council (ARC) Research Infrastructure (Facilities and Equipment) Program grant.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/digitisation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 project update ross coleman cornell university library of congress monash university national library of australia university of oxford university of sydney university of virginia yale university elib archives ascii bibliographic data copyright data digital library digitisation gif infrastructure jstor multimedia national library ocr preservation repositories research resource sharing sgml software tei Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 283 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk