Overview of content related to 'elib' http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/12515/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue1 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en eLib Starts to Deliver http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/elib <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne explains how the Electronic Libraries Programme (eLib), a key IT programme for academic libraries, is shaping up.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Electronic Libraries Programme, funded by <a href="http://www.niss.ac.uk/education/jasper/intro.html">JISC</a> as a consequence of the Follett Report into UK academic libraries, is now properly underway.</p> <p>The UK Higher Education funding councils have committed £15 million to the programme, which will aim to pave the way towards the fully electronic library of the future.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/elib" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 feature article john kirriemuir jisc elib database digitisation higher education infrastructure research Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 27 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk What's Good and Bad about BUBL http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/bubl <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue1/bubl#author1">Traugott Koch</a> reviews the Bulletin Board for Libraries (BUBL).</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>There is no doubt that <a href="http://www.bubl.bath.ac.uk/BUBL/">BUBL</a> retains its place as the Number One Internet resource for librarians. BUBL was one of the first of the major cooperative sites in our common subject area of the Internet, and is an impressive example of what can be accomplished by well organized, broad cooperation between colleagues.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/bubl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 feature article traugott koch lund university oclc ukoln elib niss sosig archives bibliographic control bibliographic data cataloguing copyright database dublin core ftp gopher graphics html mailbase marc metadata opac research resource description resource discovery search technology software telnet udc url usability web services z39.50 Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 30 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk OMNI: Organising Medical Networked Information http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/omni <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Frank Norman, project co-ordinator, describes OMNI, what it can do for you (and you for it). OMNI is an eLib project from the Access to Network Resources programme area. It consists of a well-maintained and expanding database of medical and health resources that can be accessed through JANET/Internet. This database can be searched, via a World Wide Web browser; in addition, catalogues of the resources are available for browsing.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Have you ever wanted a service that could quickly and reliably guide you through the Internet jungle to a quality source of well-maintained information? Do you despair of out-of-date bookmark lists that point you to obsolete web addresses, and too-powerful Internet robot indexers that retrieve everything but what you really wanted to find?</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/omni" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 project update frank norman cain eevl elib ihr-info omni project sosig cataloguing data database framework graphics higher education mailbase national library research thesaurus udc Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 31 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk EduLib: The National Network of Electronic Library Accredited Trainers http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/edulib <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>EduLib is an eLib project from the training and awareness section of the programme. Jane Core describes the project, and how it will affect librarians in the Higher Education community.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>User education, information skills, librarians as educators? - the literature is more plentiful than rich. Paradoxically, references to the application of educational theory, concerning the way people learn, and how this is reflected in the activities and skills of librarians, are most infrequent. Librarians are involved now in training and supporting the users of information, and have every reason to be optimistic about the value and need for this in future.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/edulib" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 project update jane core jisc university of abertay dundee university of hull elib dissemination higher education mailbase portfolio research Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 32 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Sideline http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/sidelines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/news/archive/2011/Title,62616,en.html">John MacColl</a> on the delights of sharing the blandest of Midland hotels with a group of eLib project managers for a couple of days.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Not a PC in sight. Not a torn fly-poster left over from the end of last session's revelries anywhere. Instead, seven storeys of the blandest of Midlands hotels, on a smeary wet couple of September days towards the end of the summer vacation.</p> <p></p><p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/sidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 regular column john maccoll elib windows Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 39 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Netskills Corner http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/brian <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Netskills corner - <a href="/issue1/brian#author1">Brian Kelly</a>, Senior Trainer at Netskills, reviews Internet Explorer, Microsoft's Browser for Windows 95.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In the beginning was Tim Berners-Lee's WWW (World Wide Web) browser for the NeXT. Then came the CERN WWW line browser and the Viola graphical browser for X. However the first widely- used WWW browser was NCSA Mosaic which was developed initially for X, and then for the Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh environments. NCSA Mosaic was developed by a group led by Marc Andreessen at the National Center For Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) based at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/brian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 tooled up brian kelly apple ibm microsoft ncsa oracle university of illinois elib avi browser cache html internet explorer java marc operating system search technology software standards url video windows Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 40 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Resources http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/other/resources <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Resources of use to UK Library/Information Science people.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In this 'Resources' section,&nbsp;<em>Ariadne</em> staff explain where to find further information of interest to readers.</p> <p></p><p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/other/resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 odds and ends john kirriemuir d-lib magazine hefce jisc ukoln elib niss copyright database higher education mailbase research search technology Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1635 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk