Overview of content related to 'de montfort university' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/12519/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Book Review: The E-copyright Handbook http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue70/oppenheim-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue70/oppenheim-rvw#author1">Charles Oppenheim</a> takes a look at the latest of Paul Pedley’s copyright guidance books, and, in some respects, finds it wanting.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Paul Pedley is a name that needs no introduction to <em>aficionados</em> of copyright textbooks, being the author of several such books published by Facet Publishing in the past (and reviewed by <em>Ariadne </em>[<a href="#1">1</a>][<a href="#2">2</a>][<a href="#3">3</a>][<a href="#4">4</a>][<a href="#5">5</a>]).&nbsp; His latest effort, <em>The E-copyright Handbook</em>, attempts to cover the fast-moving and complex world of electronic copyright, using an interesting approach.&nbsp; Rather than the traditional way of such books, describing the media and describing the rights granted to copyright owners, the way the law applies to each media type, exceptions to copyright and so on, his approach is a mixture but with some emphasis on activities, as a glance at the chapter titles shows: Introduction, Content Types, Activities, Copyright Exceptions, Licences, the Digital Economy Act, Enforcement and The Hargreaves Review.&nbsp;</p> <p>It is a complex approach, which requires careful cross-referencing and also checking that material is neither duplicated, nor that is anything is overlooked.&nbsp; It is not clear to me whether the book is meant for reading through, or whether it should be just dipped into when a particular issue causes someone to check the law; but I found the approach confusing.&nbsp;</p> <p>The book also suffers from being in a fast-moving area, where the law, and technology, change fast and although it is clear that Facet got the book published in record time, as there are numerous references to 2012 developments in the text, the work is already out of date in several places, and will no doubt get more out of date as the months go on.&nbsp; Another problem is that the book cannot make up its mind whether it is written for UK readers, or readers in the EU, or in the USA.&nbsp; All too often, different countries’ court cases are mentioned together; one is (say) a UK case and another is a US case.&nbsp; Without the understanding that US law and UK law in this field are very different, people will come to incorrect conclusions about the significance of the cases to them in their day to day work. Moreover, all too often the cases are described without any court decisions relating to them being provided; so one is left with the worry ‘why did the author mention this case at all?’</p> <p></p><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue70/oppenheim-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue70 review charles oppenheim bbc de montfort university google jisc loughborough university university of strathclyde bibliographic data bibliometrics cloud computing copyright data database dissemination google books open access research standards streaming url web 2.0 Thu, 13 Dec 2012 23:30:54 +0000 lisrw 2415 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Looking for the Link Between Library Usage and Student Attainment http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue67/stone-et-al <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue67/stone-et-al#author1">Graham Stone</a>, <a href="/issue67/stone-et-al#author2">Bryony Ramsden</a> and <a href="/issue67/stone-et-al#author3">Dave Pattern</a> introduce the JISC-funded Library Impact Data Project (LIDP).</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue67/stone-et-al" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue67 feature article bryony ramsden dave pattern graham stone de montfort university edina jisc leeds metropolitan university liverpool john moores university sconul university of bradford university of exeter university of huddersfield university of salford jisc information environment authentication blog data data set ebook hashtag higher education identifier library data licence opac open access open data openurl repositories research shibboleth software twitter web 2.0 web services wiki Sun, 03 Jul 2011 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1626 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk E-Publication and Open Access in the Arts and Humanities in the UK http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue54/heath-et-al <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue54/heath-et-al#author1">Malcolm Heath</a>, <a href="/issue54/heath-et-al#author2">Michael Jubb</a> and <a href="/issue54/heath-et-al#author3">David Robey</a> review recent UK discussions and evidence about e-publishing and open access, their impact and implications for researchers in the arts and humanities.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue54/heath-et-al" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue54 feature article david robey malcolm heath michael jubb ahds ahrc de montfort university google institute of historical research jisc microsoft oxford university press research information network university of birmingham university of cambridge university of leeds university of oxford university of wales university of york rioja accessibility archives curation data data set database digitisation dissemination ebook ejournal higher education ict interoperability jstor metadata open access preservation rae repositories research thesaurus usability Wed, 30 Jan 2008 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1370 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Discussions from KIDMM Mash-up Day http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue53/kidmm-rpt/discussions.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In conjunction with his <a href="/issue53/kidmm-rpt">main article on The KIDMM Community's 'MetaKnowledge Mash-up</a>, Conrad Taylor reports on discussions from KIDMM Mash-up Day.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a name="a"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue53/kidmm-rpt/discussions.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue53 event report conrad taylor british library de montfort university google iso library of congress microsoft nhs open university aida accessibility adobe cataloguing cloud computing data data model data set database digital preservation document format ead flickr geospatial data gis information retrieval microsoft office opendocument openoffice operating system preservation repositories research search technology software standards tag cloud tagging taxonomy udc usability vocabularies web 2.0 xml Tue, 30 Oct 2007 14:40:19 +0000 admin 2151 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk News and Events http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue52/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> <p><a name="events1"></a>Building Trust in Digital Repositories Using the DRAMBORA Toolkit</p> <p>Pre-SOA Conference Workshop:<br />Building Trust in Digital Repositories Using the DRAMBORA Toolkit<br />27 August 2007, 11.00-16.00<br />The Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland<br /><a href="http://www.dcc.ac.uk/events/drambora-belfast-2007/">http://www.dcc.ac.uk/events/drambora-belfast-2007/</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue52/newsline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue52 news and events richard waller ahrc andrew w mellon foundation carnegie mellon university cilip cornell university dcc de montfort university eblida google hea ieee intute jisc jisc collections kings college london mla national library of the netherlands national science foundation oclc oxford university press queens university belfast rnib tasi the national archives university of glasgow university of nottingham university of oxford university of virginia worldcat aggregation archives blog cataloguing copyright curation data database digital curation digital library digital preservation digital repositories e-science ebook fedora commons flickr foi framework information architecture information retrieval infrastructure intellectual property marc metadata multimedia national library ontologies open access open source photoshop portal preservation prism privacy repositories research resource management resource sharing soa social networks social software social web software tagging tei web 2.0 web app web development web resources web standards youtube Sun, 29 Jul 2007 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1342 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Tasks of the AHDS: Ten Years on http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue48/dunning <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue48/dunning#author1">Alastair Dunning</a> reviews 10 years in the history of the Arts and Humanities Data Service.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue48/dunning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue48 feature article alastair dunning ahds ahrc de montfort university google imperial college london jisc kings college london loughborough university oais sherpa tasi ukoln university of sheffield aria ict guides sherpa digital preservation archives cataloguing copyright data data set database digital archive digital library digital preservation digital repositories digitisation e-science framework gis ict infrastructure interoperability jpeg metadata multimedia ontologies preservation repositories research resource management search technology sql standards tiff web services xml Sat, 29 Jul 2006 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1252 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The JIBS Workshop on Resource/Reading List Software - the Reality http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue41/jibs-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue41/jibs-rpt#author1">Frances Boyle</a> reports on the one-day workshop on the current state of play in the Resource/Reading List software market, held at the SaÔd Business School, University of Oxford, on 9 September 2004.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This was a workshop organised by the <a href="http://www.jibs.ac.uk/">JIBS User Group</a> [<a href="#1">1</a>] to bring together both vendors and practitioners to discuss that old chestnut of reading lists, so dear to the hearts of many a jobbing librarian. The format of the day was that the morning focused on the vendors' story, with major market players being present. The afternoon was given over to practitioners, both librarians and learning technologists, to share their experiences on the implementation and the use of the products 'in anger' as it were.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue41/jibs-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue41 event report frances boyle bbc de montfort university jisc loughborough university open university talis university of oxford cataloguing e-learning framework interoperability library management systems opac open source openurl portfolio schema sfx software vle Fri, 29 Oct 2004 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1094 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Six MLEs: More Similar Than Different http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/browning <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/browning#author1">Paul Browning</a> offers a technical review of the systems developed by the JISC 'Building MLEs in HE' (7/99) Programme</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The JISC-funded programme '<a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/index.cfm?name=programme_mle_he">Building Managed Learning Environments (MLEs) in HE'</a> [<a href="#1">1</a>] was of three years' duration and concluded in July 2003. The aim of the programme was to explore developments that test, evaluate, and prove (or in some circumstances disprove) the generic deployment of technology in support of improved learning. The programme has developed good practice and shared ideas and experiences across FE and HE sectors. The specific objectives were to:</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/browning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article paul browning cetis de montfort university ims jisc university of bristol university of east anglia api authentication content management copyright data data set database framework higher education interoperability java ldap managed learning environment mis open source plone portal python repositories schema search technology software uportal url vle web services webct windows xml Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 965 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk WebWatch: Surfing Historical UK University Web Sites http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue35/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue35/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> outlines strategies for choosing appropriate standards for building Web sites.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>It has been said that those who ignore history, are condemned to repeat it. In the Web world we can be so excited by new developments that we may forget approaches we have taken in the past and fail to learn from our mistakes. This article describes how the WayBack Machine <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a> was used to look at the history of UK University Web sites.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue35/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue35 tooled up brian kelly birkbeck college birmingham city university central school of speech and drama courtauld institute of art de montfort university edinburgh college of art glasgow school of art goldsmiths college google imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university liverpool john moores university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university nottingham trent university open university queens university belfast robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal agricultural college royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college royal welsh college of music and drama school of oriental and african studies south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of central lancashire university of east london university of london university of oxford university of surrey university of the west of england university of wales university of west london internet archive archives browser digital preservation flash higher education internet explorer intranet java javascript preservation research search technology standards url wayback machine Tue, 29 Apr 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 953 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: A Survey of Web Server Software Used by UK University Web Sites http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue34/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue34/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> with an update of his survey of server software used by central Web sites in UK Universities.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>A survey of Web server software used on UK University Web sites was carried out in October 1997 and the findings were reported in <em>Ariadne</em> issue 12 <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a>. The survey was repeated in September 2000 and the updated findings published in <em>Ariadne</em> issue 21 <a href="#ref-02">[2]</a>.</p> <p>The survey was repeated in November 2002 and the findings are published in this article.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue34/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue34 tooled up brian kelly apache software foundation birkbeck college birmingham city university central school of speech and drama courtauld institute of art de montfort university edinburgh college of art glasgow school of art goldsmiths college imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university liverpool john moores university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university microsoft ncsa nottingham trent university open university queens university belfast robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal agricultural college royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college royal welsh college of music and drama school of oriental and african studies south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of central lancashire university of dundee university of east london university of london university of oxford university of surrey university of the west of england university of wales university of west london gnu apache browser cookie higher education interoperability linux php pics privacy research software url windows Wed, 15 Jan 2003 00:00:00 +0000 editor 932 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: An Accessibility Analysis of UK University Entry Points http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue33/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue33/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> reports on the accessibility of entry points of UK University Web sites.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Special Educational Needs and Disability Act (SENDA) came into effect on 1 <sup>st</sup> September 2002. The Act removes the previous exemption of education from the Disability Discrimination Act (1995), ensuring that discrimination against disabled students will be unlawful. Institutions will incur additional responsibilities in 2003, with the final sections of legislation coming into effect in 2005 <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue33/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue33 tooled up brian kelly alt bbc birkbeck college birmingham city university central school of speech and drama courtauld institute of art de montfort university edinburgh college of art glasgow school of art goldsmiths college imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university liverpool john moores university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university nottingham trent university open university queens university belfast robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal agricultural college royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college royal welsh college of music and drama school of oriental and african studies south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of bristol university of cambridge university of central lancashire university of east london university of london university of oxford university of sheffield university of surrey university of the west of england university of wales university of west london w3c web accessibility initiative accessibility browser data dtd flash higher education html identifier javascript research software url web resources Wed, 09 Oct 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 918 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Portals, Portals Everywhere http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue33/portals <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue33/portals#author1">Ian Dolphin</a>, <a href="/issue33/portals#author2">Paul Miller</a> and <a href="/issue33/portals#author3">Robert Sherratt</a> report on two conferences over the summer which explored the progress being made in deploying institutional portals of various forms.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Judging by the number of articles written and conferences organised around them, portals are undoubtedly a hot topic in higher education, and seem likely to remain so for some time to come.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue33/portals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue33 event report ian dolphin paul miller robert sherratt andrew w mellon foundation bbc blackboard cornell university de montfort university google ibm jisc oai oasis princeton university sun microsystems ukoln university of bath university of bristol university of hull university of nottingham university of washington jisc information environment aggregation browser content management data database digital library e-learning framework further education graphics higher education html infrastructure internet explorer interoperability intranet java javascript network service oai-pmh opac open source personalisation portal programming language research resource discovery rss search technology software standards uportal url vle web browser web development web services webct wsrp xhtml xml z39.50 Wed, 09 Oct 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 919 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: Report On The Sixth Institutional Web Management Workshop http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> with a report on the Sixth Institutional International Web Management Workshop held this year at the University of Strathclyde.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Institutional Web Management Workshop series is the main event organised by UK Web Focus. The workshop series began with a two-day event at King's College London in June 1997. The event has been repeated every year since then and, after the first event, was extended to a three-day format.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 tooled up brian kelly colchester institute de montfort university jisc kings college london queens university belfast robert gordon university ukoln university of aberdeen university of bath university of bristol university of glasgow university of strathclyde university of york accessibility authentication authentication service blog content management css framework further education higher education html infrastructure interoperability mis ms word open source portal research rss software usability video vle web development web services web standards xhtml Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 897 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: Update of a Survey of the Numbers of UK University Web Servers http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue31/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue31/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> updates a survey of the numbers of UK university Web servers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>How many Web servers are there in use within the UK higher education community? What is the profile of server usage within the community - do most institutions take a distributed approach, running many servers, or is a centralised approach more popular? A WebWatch survey was published in June 2000 <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a> which aimed to provide answers to these questions. The survey has been repeated recently in order to see if there has been any significant changes.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue31/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue31 tooled up brian kelly bournemouth university central school of speech and drama coventry university dartington college of arts de montfort university glasgow caledonian university glasgow school of art goldsmiths college imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university microsoft robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college school of oriental and african studies sheffield hallam university south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of london university of northumbria at newcastle university of oxford university of the west of england university of wales data database higher education search technology software url Wed, 10 Apr 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 879 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue30/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="Multimedia_Archive_Preservation_-_a_practical_workshop">Multimedia Archive Preservation - a practical workshop</h3> <p>Organised by IASA, FIAT, PRESTO, ECPA ... and more!</p> <p>22-24 May 2002 in London, UK</p> <p><strong>Overview:</strong></p> <p>80% of audio and video archive content is at risk, according to the results of EC project PRESTO. Unless preservation procedures are funded and implemented - quickly - unique heritage and commercially valuable material will be lost. This workshop will provide, in a concentrated three days, the combined experience of ten major European broadcast archives, and the new technology developed by PRESTO.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue30/newsline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue30 news and events shirley keane de montfort university jisc jisc collections oai oxford university press ukoln university of bath university of oxford jisc information environment archives cataloguing copyright data dissemination further education higher education metadata multimedia open archives initiative preservation research resource discovery usability video Fri, 25 Jan 2002 00:00:00 +0000 editor 862 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk ACM / IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/maccoll <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue29/maccoll#author1">John MacColl</a> reports on a selection of the papers given at this conference in Roanoake, Virginia, June 24-28 2001.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This report covers a selection of the papers at the above conference, from those which I chose and was able to attend in a three-strand conference held over three days (with two additional days for workshops, which I did not attend). It includes the three keynote papers, as well as the paper which won the Vannevar Bush award for best conference paper.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/maccoll" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue29 event report john maccoll ahds amazon cerlim coalition for networked information cornell university de montfort university google ieee jisc johns hopkins university manchester metropolitan university oai university of california berkeley university of edinburgh archives hub dner internet archive perseus archives authentication biometrics born digital cataloguing copac copyright data database digital library digitisation drm dublin core ebook eprints framework gis gopher graphics identifier information retrieval information society infrastructure intellectual property interoperability java learning management system learning objects managed learning environment metadata multimedia open archives initiative personalisation portal preservation repositories research resource discovery schema search technology semantic web software standards url video visualisation vocabularies xml xml schema z39.50 Tue, 02 Oct 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 832 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: Size of Institutional Top Level Pages http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue28/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Web Watch: <a href="/issue28/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> looks at the size of institutional top level pages.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Is your University home page big, bold and brassy? Is it colourful and interactive, making use of new technologies in order to stand out from the crowd? Or is it mean and lean, with a simple design providing rapid download times and universal access?</p> <p>This survey of the size of the entry points for UK University and College entry points seeks an answer to these questions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue28/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue28 tooled up brian kelly canterbury christ church university central school of speech and drama de montfort university edinburgh college of art edinburgh napier university glasgow caledonian university glasgow school of art harper adams university college heriot-watt university imperial college london jisc kings college london kingston university leeds metropolitan university liverpool john moores university london business school london school of economics nottingham trent university open university robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college school of oriental and african studies sheffield hallam university south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of glamorgan university of hull university of oxford university of surrey university of wales university of west london archives copyright css data dhtml flash gif higher education html internet explorer javascript multimedia stylesheet swf url web services windows Thu, 21 Jun 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 811 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: What's Related to My Web Site? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue27/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>What's Related To My Web Site? <a href="/issue27/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> looks at Netscape's 'What's Related?' facility and reports on the service's findings for institutional Web servers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="Netscape-s_What-s_Related_Service">Netscape's What's Related Service</h2> <p>One possibly underused facility in the Netscape browser is its What's Related feature. When viewing a Web page, clicking on the What's Related button in the Netscape toolbar (shown in Figure 1) will display related information about the page being viewing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue27/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue27 tooled up brian kelly canterbury christ church university central school of speech and drama de montfort university edinburgh college of art glasgow caledonian university glasgow school of art google harper adams university college harvard university imperial college london kings college london kingston university leeds metropolitan university liverpool john moores university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university nottingham trent university open university robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college school of oriental and african studies sheffield hallam university south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of edinburgh university of liverpool university of manchester university of oxford university of surrey university of wales university of west london yale university internet archive archives browser data google search higher education portal rdf search technology software url web browser Fri, 23 Mar 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 784 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: A Survey Of Web Server Software Used In UK University Web Sites http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue25/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> A Survey Of Web Server Software Used In UK University Web Sites.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>What Web server software is used within the UK Higher Education community? What trends are there? How can I find out which institutions are using the same software as mine? Am I running a dated version of the software, compared with the rest of the community? This survey aims to provide answers to these questions by surveying the server software used on the main institutional entry point.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue25/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue25 tooled up brian kelly apple bournemouth university central school of speech and drama dartington college of arts de montfort university glasgow caledonian university glasgow school of art goldsmiths college imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university microsoft ncsa robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college school of oriental and african studies sheffield hallam university south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of london university of northumbria at newcastle university of oxford university of the west of england university of wales gnu apache bsd higher education linux operating system php software solaris url windows Sat, 23 Sep 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 738 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: A Survey Of Numbers of UK University Web Servers http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>How many web servers are there in the UK Higher Education community? <a href="/issue24/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> provides some answers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>How many web servers are there in use within the UK higher education community? What is the profile of server usage within the community - do most institutions take a distributed approach, running many servers, or is a centralised approach more popular? A WebWatch survey has been carried out recently in an attempt to answer these questions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue24 tooled up brian kelly bournemouth university central school of speech and drama coventry university dartington college of arts de montfort university glasgow caledonian university glasgow school of art goldsmiths college imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university microsoft robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college school of oriental and african studies sheffield hallam university south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of london university of northumbria at newcastle university of oxford university of the west of england university of wales data database dns higher education search technology software url Thu, 22 Jun 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 715 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: A Survey of Links to UK University Web Sites http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue23/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue23/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> reports on the number of links to University web sites.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="Background">Background</h2> <p>On 10 February Phillip Simons sent the following query to the web-support Mailbase list: "<cite>Can anyone tell me if there is any way of detecting who is linking to a particular URL? We want to see who still has our old URL on their links pages.</cite>" <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a>. The replies suggested a couple of approaches: looking at referer (<em>sic</em>) fields in server log files and using the <kbd>link</kbd> feature provided by a number of search engines to report on pages containing a link to a resource or web site.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue23/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue23 tooled up brian kelly bournemouth university central school of speech and drama dartington college of arts de montfort university glasgow caledonian university glasgow school of art goldsmiths college google imperial college london kings college london leeds metropolitan university london business school london school of economics manchester metropolitan university open university robert gordon university rose bruford college royal academy of music royal college of art royal college of music royal conservatoire of scotland royal holloway royal northern college of music royal veterinary college school of oriental and african studies sheffield hallam university south bank university surrey institute of art & design ukoln university college london university of bath university of cambridge university of london university of northumbria at newcastle university of oxford university of the west of england university of wales eevl elib archives database higher education mailbase passwords portal search technology url web services Thu, 23 Mar 2000 00:00:00 +0000 editor 693 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The ExamNet Project at De Montfort University http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/examnet <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/examnet#author1">David James Houghton</a> introduces the ExamNet Project, which offers access to past De Montfort University examination papers in electronic form.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/examnet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 feature article david james houghton de montfort university microsoft adobe api archives authentication cataloguing copyright data database digital library document format e-learning ftp html jpeg latex mac os metadata ocr optical character recognition perl search technology software standards tiff url windows zip Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 557 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Editorial: Introduction to Issue 17 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/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="/issue17/editorials#author1">Philip Hunter</a> and <a href="/issue17/editorials#author2">Bernadette Daly</a>, introduce Ariadne issue 17.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>We would like to thank all of the readers who participated in the Ariadne Web Survey, part of an evaluation of the Ariadne project being carried out by Dr. Anne L. Barker, Department of Information and Library Studies at the University of Wales Aberystwyth.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/editorials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 editorial bernadette daly philip hunter american library association de montfort university ukoln university of bath university of wales eevl elib sosig algorithm bibliographic data document management higher education knowledge management metadata search technology web development Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 526 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Print Editorial: Introduction to Issue 17 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/article/print-editorial-7 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/editorials/print.html#author1">Lyndon Pugh</a> presents the editorial from issue 17 of Ariadne's print version.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In the last issue of <em>Ariadne</em>, the Minotaur column called for a different way of doing things, and in particular for the development of different organisational forms. Issue 17 suggests a few answers to some of the questions about the shape of future organisations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/article/print-editorial-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 editorial lyndon pugh de montfort university research Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 527 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Down Your Way http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/down-your-way <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/down-your-way#author1">Kathryn Arnold</a> on the electronic university and the virtual campus.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/down-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column kathryn arnold de montfort university ibm database digital library research software Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 534 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Copyright Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue14/ccc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue14/ccc#author1">Charles Oppenheim</a> answers your copyright queries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue14/ccc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue14 regular column charles oppenheim birkbeck college british library de montfort university university of exeter archives copyright ejournal licence research url Thu, 19 Mar 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 466 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk View from the Hill: Mel Collier http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue14/view-hill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue14/view-hill#author2">Lyndon Pugh</a> talks to <a href="/issue14/view-hill#author1">Mel Collier</a>, previously Director of the International Institute for Electronic Library Research at De Montfort University and now Director of Strategic and Operational Planning at Dawson Holdings plc.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>From his present position as Director of Strategic and Operational Planning at Dawson Holdings plc Mel Collier can look back over almost 30 years spanning early work with SWALCAP, pioneering convergence at De Montfort, JISC and the Library and Information Commission among other activities.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue14/view-hill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue14 regular column lyndon pugh mel collier de montfort university jisc digital library digitisation dissemination research Thu, 19 Mar 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 475 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Copyright Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue13/ccc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue13/ccc#author1">Charles Oppenheim</a> answers your copyright queries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue13/ccc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue13 regular column charles oppenheim birkbeck college de montfort university university of strathclyde cataloguing copyright database higher education licence ocr opac research Mon, 19 Jan 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 443 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Copyright Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue12/ccc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue12/ccc#author1">Charles Oppenheim</a> answers copyright queries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue12/ccc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue12 regular column charles oppenheim de montfort university harvard university loughborough university university of southampton bibliographic data cataloguing copyright internet explorer licence research standards url web resources Wed, 19 Nov 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 418 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue12/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> <h2 id="EC_funds_second_phase_of_TOLIMAC_library_smart_card_project"><a name="tolimac">EC funds second phase of TOLIMAC library smart card project</a></h2> <p>Monday, October 20th, 1997</p> <address>Contact: Françoise Vandooren,<br />Université Libre de Bruxelles, Bibliotheques, Av. Franklin Roosevelt 50, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgique<br />Tel: 32 2 650 23 80 Fax: 32 2 650 41 86<br />email: <a href="mailto:fdooren@ulb.ac.be">fdooren@ulb.ac.be</a></address> <p>or</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue12/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue12 news and events philip hunter de montfort university robert gordon university ukoln university of bath university of edinburgh university of wales elib access control authentication bibliographic data copyright data database identifier intellectual property passwords research Wed, 19 Nov 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 431 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Copyright Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue11/ccc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue11/ccc#author1">Charles Oppenheim</a> answers copyright queries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue11/ccc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue11 regular column charles oppenheim bldsc de montfort university london business school university of oxford browser copyright graphics html lbs licence opac research software standards tiff url Thu, 18 Sep 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 390 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk BULISC '97 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue11/bulisc97 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue11/bulisc97#author1">John Eyre</a> reports on the Bournemouth University Library &amp; Information Services Conference, New Tricks 2.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue11/bulisc97" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue11 event report john eyre bournemouth university de montfort university university college london university of oxford vads elib midrib seren sosig archives copyright data database dewey decimal digitisation ejournal framework higher education licence marc multimedia passwords research search technology software url z39.50 Thu, 18 Sep 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 404 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Changing the Lightbulb – Er, the Culture: How Many eLib Projects Does It Take to Change the Higher Education Culture? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/cultural <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue10/cultural#author1">Clare Davies</a>, <a href="/issue10/cultural#author2">Alison Scammell</a> and <a href="/issue10/cultural#author3">Matthew Hall</a> discuss what it takes to change Higher Education culture.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>As part of the eLib programme's overall evaluation activities, a recent eLib Supporting Study has been investigating something called 'Mobilisation effects of eLib activities on cultural change in higher education' (HE). This article describes what on earth that title means, and what we've been finding out about the 'culture' of eLib. The study, funded by JISC, is managed by the Tavistock Institute and ends this July. Among our activities, we've interviewed various key people in eLib, and examined project and programme deliverables for views and evidence about cultural change issues.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/cultural" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 feature article alison scammell clare davies matthew hall de montfort university jisc elib copyright e-learning higher education odp research subject gateway Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 346 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Press Release – JISC / Caul Collaboration Agreement http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/kelly-press <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue10/kelly-press#author1">Kelly Russell</a> outlines the collaboration between JISC and CAUL, and announces the appointment of the post of International Co-ordinator.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Following the recent international conference on the Global Digital Library held in London 16/17 June, representatives from the UK Joint Information Systems Committee met with colleagues from the Council of Australian University Librarians to consolidate an agreement for co-operation which was initiated in the autumn of 1996. JISC/CAUL collaboration began in October 1996 when it was agreed that the current technological and economic climate made collaborative work possible, attractive and increasingly necessary.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/kelly-press" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 feature article kelly russell cni coalition for networked information de montfort university griffith university jisc kings college london university of essex elib digital library framework higher education infrastructure intellectual property software Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 351 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Setting Priorities for Digital Library Research http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/british-library <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue10/british-library#author1">Graham Jefcoate</a> outlines the rationale of the British Library Research and Innovation Centre's Digital Library Research Programme.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The British Library Research and Innovation Centre's Digital Library Research Programme aims to help the library and information community formulate an appropriate and effective response to the challenge posed by the 'digital library'. It also seeks to address the issues raised by rapid technological change for library staff and users, and to assess its relevance for the information needs of the wider community. We believe that few greater challenges face libraries and information services today.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/british-library" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 feature article graham jefcoate british library de montfort university jisc ukoln elib cataloguing copyright digital library dissemination information society research Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 352 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk ERCOMS http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/ercoms <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The ERCOMS team explain the intricacies of their Electronic Reserve Copyright Management System project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The ERCOMS <a name="note1"></a><a href="#ref1">[1]</a> project, one of eLib's electronic short loan projects, focuses on electronic copyright management. The partners in the project are the International Institute for Electronic Library Research <a name="note2"></a><a href="#ref2">[2]</a> at De Montfort University <a name="note3"></a><a href="#ref3">[3]</a>, the Library and GeoData Institute at Southampton University, and The Open University Library.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/ercoms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 project update anne ramsden de montfort university open university university of southampton elib apache authentication browser copyright database digitisation graphics java multimedia passwords perl research video Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 358 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Elvira 4: May 1997, Milton Keynes http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue9/elvira <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue9/elvira#author1">Ian Bloor</a> reports on the recently held Elvira (Electronic Library and Visual Information Research) event.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>As regular readers of 'Ariadne' will know, the fourth annual ELVIRA conference has just taken place at Milton Keynes. The following article is based on my general impressions of the event. A more detailed and complete account can be found in the collected papers, which have been published by Aslib <a href="#fn1">[1]</a> . The 'extended abstracts' originally submitted for review are online at the ELVIRA Web site <a href="#fn2">[2]</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue9/elvira" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue9 event report ian bloor de montfort university edinburgh napier university griffith university london school of economics loughborough university ukoln university of bath university of bristol university of kent university of leeds university of stirling university of the west of england elib algorithm cache cataloguing copyright data database framework higher education hypertext identifier infrastructure licence multimedia ocr opac privacy research search technology software video windows Sun, 18 May 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 340 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk RUDI: Resource for Urban Design Information Services http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/rudi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue8/rudi#author1">Alan Reeve</a> maps out a new site in urban design.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/rudi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 project update alan reeve british library de montfort university jisc oxford brookes university university of hertfordshire university of oxford copyright dissemination metadata research search technology Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 277 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk ELVIRA 4 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/elvira <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue8/elvira#author1">Claire Davies</a> sets the scene for ELVIRA 4, the annual Electronic Library Visual Information Research Conference, May 1997 in Milton Keynes, UK.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/elvira" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 event report claire davies de montfort university elib accessibility copyright digital library digital repositories multimedia research software z39.50 Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 302 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk 10th Annual Anglo-Nordic Seminar http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue6/lund <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue6/lund#author1">Kelly Russell</a> from the eLib programme describes this seminar, which heavily featured speakers and current issues relevant to the UK digital libraries movement.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p> <title></title> </p> <p>On 11-13 October 1996 I was fortunate to be invited to participate in the 10th annual Anglo-Nordic Seminar, held in Lund, Sweden. This annual event is co-organised by the British Library and their Nordic colleagues at NORDINFO. Each year the seminar is based on a particular theme and this year it was Networking.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue6/lund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue6 event report kelly russell british library de montfort university lund university oclc oxford university press ukoln university of oxford elib archives bibliographic control bibliographic data cataloguing copyright digital library dublin core framework ftp higher education hypertext infrastructure marc metadata national library opac research resource discovery schema search technology software unicode z39.50 Tue, 19 Nov 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 208 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk