Overview of content related to 'agora' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/12359/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=bridget%20robinson&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en AGORA: The Hybrid Library from a User's Perspective http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/case-studies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue26/case-studies#author1">Bridget Robinson</a> and <a href="/issue26/case-studies#author2">David Palmer</a> look at the Agora user studies.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Agora is one of the five Hybrid Library Projects that began in January 1998, forming part of phase 3 of the elib programme investigating issues surrounding the integration of digital and traditional library resources. It is a consortium-based project, led by the University of East Anglia; partners are UKOLN [1], Fretwell Downing Informatics and CERLIM (the Centre for Research in Library and Information Management). The project also works with several associate groups: libraries, service providers and systems developers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/case-studies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue26 feature article bridget robinson david palmer amazon bath spa university cerlim d-lib magazine heriot-watt university jisc ukoln university of bath university of east anglia university of hull agora dner elib bibliographic data cataloguing collection description data database dtd library management systems metadata repositories research resource discovery rslp schema search technology software thesaurus url xml z39.50 Wed, 10 Jan 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 747 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Agora: From Information Maze to Market http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/agora <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue24/agora#author1">Bridget Robinson</a>, <a href="/issue24/agora#author2">David Palmer</a> and <a href="/issue24/agora#author3">Rosemary Russell</a> outline the Agora cross-searching software project, and its technical background.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Agora is one of the five elib hybrid Library projects which began in January 1998 and are all due for completion at various times this year. They form part of Phase 3 of the elib Programme that is investigating issues of digital library implementation and integration.</p> <p>The word Agora comes from the Greek word meaning meeting place or assembly point. On further investigation the Perseus project, part of the Department of Classics, Tufts University)[1] describes an agora as: -</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/agora" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue24 feature article bridget robinson david palmer rosemary russell cerlim iso jisc tufts university ukoln university of bath university of east anglia w3c agora dner elib perseus aggregation archives authentication bibliographic data cataloguing collection description data database digital library dissemination framework higher education library management systems metadata multimedia rdf research schema search technology software standards streaming url z39.50 Thu, 22 Jun 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 705 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk