Overview of content related to 'elib' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/12515/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue16 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Web Editorial: Introduction to Issue 16 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html#author1">Philip Hunter</a> and <a href="/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html#author2">Bernadette Daly</a> introduce Ariadne issue 16.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ariadne welcomes Bernadette Daly, who has joined UKOLN as Information Officer, and will be co-editing the web version of the magazine. Bernadette comes to us from Canada, and will be fielding much of the general UKOLN web service, in addition to work on Ariadne.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 editorial bernadette daly philip hunter national library of australia ukoln university of bath w3c elib heron sosig archives metadata national library preservation search technology taxonomy web services xlink xml xpointer Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 505 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Print Editorial: Introduction to Issue 16 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/editorials <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/editorials#author1">John Maccoll</a>, Assistant Director of Information Services, University of Abertay, introduces Ariadne 16.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>ARIADNE readers will be aware that this publication has been fully supported since its inception by JISC through the Electronic Libraries Programme. Initially funded only for two years, we were successful in obtaining a third year of eLib funding, allowing the publication to continue with its mission of featuring developments in networked information in the HE community and commissioning writing from key figures in the field.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/editorials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 editorial john maccoll jisc elib Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 506 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Good, the Bad and the Useless http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/digital <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/digital#author1">Judith Edwards</a> evaluates Internet resources.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The latest estimate of the number of Web sites worldwide is almost 2.25 million <a href="#1">[1]</a>. It is part of the job of many of us - librarians or information managers - to select what our users will find useful from this mass of information. How do we decide whether or not to add details of an Internet site to our resource guide or Web page? What criteria should we use when recommending Internet resources to an individual or class? How can we judge the quality or appropriateness of a resource for a particular query or user?</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 feature article judith edwards carnegie mellon university edina university college london elib bibliographic data browser cd-rom collection development copac copyright data database java licence passwords search technology software subject gateway url web browser Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 509 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Heron: Higher Education Resources Online http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/heron <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/heron/intro.htm#author1">Carolyn Rowlinson</a> outlines the aims of the Heron eLib project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In August 1998, the HERON (Higher Education Resources Online) project will begin to create a resource bank of teaching and learning support materials for higher education. Funded by eLib and overseen by the CEI (Committee on Electronic Information) the entire resource will have copyright clearance and will be based on a consortium of the universities of Stirling, Napier and South Bank, with Blackwell's Information Services and Blackwell Retail Ltd. It will draw on the combined technical, marketing and project management skills of both the university and the private sector.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/heron" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 project update carolyn rowlinson jisc university of stirling elib heron copyright higher education software Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 512 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk ILL: Interlibrary Loan Protocol http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/ill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/ill#author1">Lyndon Pugh</a> and <a href="/issue16/ill#author2">Chris Rusbridge</a> on the National Library of Australia's ILL utility.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p align="LEFT">The National Library of Australia has selected Fretwell-Downing's OLIB VDX, the same product chosen by the Australian Vice-Chancellors' Committee's LIDDA (Local Interlending and Document Delivery Administration) Project as the heart of the new interlending and document delivery support services for the nation's libraries.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/ill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 project update chris rusbridge lyndon pugh british library iso national library of australia elib open library bibliographic data bibliographic database cataloguing copac data higher education internet explorer library management systems national library search technology software z39.50 Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 513 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Metadata Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/delos <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/delos#author1">Michael Day</a> reports from Tomar, Portugal, on the DELOS6 Workshop.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/delos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 regular column michael day ahds d-lib magazine jisc kings college london national library of australia ukoln university of bath elib internet archive jisc information environment archives copyright data database digital archive digital library digital preservation digitisation framework higher education information retrieval metadata multimedia national library preservation preservation metadata research resource description resource discovery software url video Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 515 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/search-engines#author1">Dave Beckett</a> discusses the best of the search engine features.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Are you trying to search for something difficult and end up with enormous and completely useless results?</p> <p>The query in the table below is rather contrived but indicates the problem. In this article I hope to help you with these kinds of situation by pointing you in the right place, showing you the best of the search engine (SE) features and giving tips on managing the output that you get when a query returns thousands of answers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 regular column dave beckett bbc ibm university of kent elib niss algorithm data javascript opac research search technology web resources Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 519 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk View from the Hill: Birkbeck http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/view-hill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne interview with <a href="/issue16/view-hill#author1">Philippa Dolphin</a> at Birkbeck, about how IT issues are tackled there.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Birkbeck_College">Birkbeck College</h3> <p>An institution owing its origins to a 19th Century Mechanics' Institute, yet with 40% of its work at postgraduate level, a high research rating and only 5% of its fte drawn from full time students is a place where you might reasonably expect a pragmatic mix of the old and the new in its attitude to widening access. You would not be disappointed as Philippa Dolphin begins to describe her approach to the issue.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/view-hill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 regular column philippa dolphin birkbeck college acorn elib cataloguing copyright database digital library html opac open access research Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 520 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: Ways of Exploiting New Technologies http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> discusses Intermediaries: Ways Of Exploiting New Technologies.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Since February 1998 HTML 4.0 <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a>, CSS 2.0<a href="#ref-02">[2]</a>, the Mathematical Markup Language MathML <a href="#ref-03">[3]</a> and the Extensible Markup Language XML <a href="#ref-04">[4]</a> have all become <strong>W3C Recommendations</strong>. These web protocols, all of which are concerned with the way in which information can be represented and displayed, were initially <strong>Working Drafts</strong> which were developed by the appropriate W3C Working Group.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 regular column brian kelly d-lib magazine ibm ietf microsoft ncsa ukoln university of bath university of southampton w3c elib algorithm browser cache content negotiation css data database document management doi file format gif gopher higher education html identifier internet explorer intranet java javascript mathml php png scripting language software url urn web browser web resources web services xml Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 521 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Information Landscapes http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/landscapes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/landscapes#author1">Rosemary Russell</a>, <a href="/issue16/landscapes#author2">Sally Criddle</a> and <a href="/issue16/landscapes#author3">Sarah Ormes</a> report on the UKOLN conference held in June 1998.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The third UKOLN conference in the series <i>Networking and the future of libraries</i> was held at the University of Bath, 29 June-1 July. There were around 240 delegates, nearly a third of whom were from overseas. Its central theme was the construction of information and learning landscapes. The programme ranged from the exploration of distributed library architectures now being developed, to future gazing with the help of some visionary speakers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/landscapes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 event report rosemary russell sally criddle sarah ormes british library coalition for networked information ims oxford brookes university sheffield hallam university ukoln university of bath university of california berkeley university of hull university of leeds university of oxford university of sunderland elib archives cataloguing data database digital library dublin core information architecture metadata multimedia repositories research search technology z39.50 Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 522 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/news <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> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 news and events philip hunter jisc ucisa university college london university of london elib nesli licence mailbase preservation research url Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 524 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk