Overview of content related to 'sosig' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/12655/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=lesly%20huxley&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en ECDL-2003 Conference Notes http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue37/ecdl2003-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue37/ecdl2003-rpt#author1">Lesly Huxley</a> shares her notes on the European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>ECDL2003 was the seventh in the annual series of European Digital Library conferences, this year hosted in Trondheim, Norway. The unusual move from September to August does not carry through to next year's conference at the University of Bath, UK, which returns to the 'normal' September slot (12-16 September).</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue37/ecdl2003-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue37 event report lesly huxley bnf elsevier google ilrt national library of new zealand ukoln university of bath university of bristol sosig archives blog data digital library digital preservation metadata national library ontologies open access personalisation preservation rdf research search technology semantic web software url wireless xml Thu, 30 Oct 2003 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1636 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG: A Spring-clean for SOSIG: A Systematic Approach to Collection Management http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue33/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue33/planet-sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a>, <a href="/issue33/planet-sosig#author2">Emma Place</a>, <a href="/issue33/planet-sosig#author3">David Boyd</a>, and <a href="/issue33/planet-sosig#author4">Phil Cross</a> report on a spring-cleaning exercise for SOSIG using a systematic approach to collection management.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="The_SOSIG_collection">The SOSIG collection</h3> <p>The core of the SOSIG service, the Internet Catalogue, now holds over 21,000 structured metadata records describing Internet resources relevant to social science teaching, learning and research. Established in 1994, SOSIG is one of the longest-running subject gateways in Europe. Our section editors have been seeking out, evaluating and describing social science Internet resources, developing the collection so that it now covers 17 top-level subject headings with over 1000 sub-sections.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue33/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue33 regular column david boyd emma place lesly huxley phil cross ilrt sosig cataloguing collection development data database identifier metadata perl research search technology url web resources Wed, 09 Oct 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 914 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/planet-sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a> writes about a new Internet service for social scientists.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column lesly huxley ilrt iriss sosig research search technology web services Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 496 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG: DESIRE Training for the Distributed Internet Cataloguing Model http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue12/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue12/planet-sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a> looks at the work of the project DESIRE: Training for the Distributed Internet Cataloguing Model.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Subject gateways like SOSIG <a href="#1">[1]</a> have already proved that librarians can play a critical role in the development of Internet catalogues and collections <a href="#2">[2]</a>. The next challenge for subject-specific gateways is to develop systems for distributed and collaborative cataloguing of Internet resources in the same way that collaborative systems are used for print resources with many libraries feeding records into shared databases.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue12/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue12 regular column lesly huxley jisc newcastle university university of bristol sosig cataloguing database framework identifier javascript metadata passwords research resource discovery search technology Wed, 19 Nov 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 424 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk SOSIG: Training to Support Social Science Teaching and Research http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue6/sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue6/sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a>, the SOSIG Documentation and Training Officer, describes the workshops that SOSIG, one of the projects from the Access to Network Resource section, run.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Meeting_end_users-_needs">Meeting end users' needs</h3> <p>Although the 'bread and butter' end user <a href="#workshops">workshops </a>in the <i>Internet for Social Scientists</i> portfolio are aimed at less-experienced netusers there are fewer absolute beginners now than there used to be. Libraries and faculties alike are establishing and developing provision of networked machines running WWW client software and some have their own excellent general Internet training programmes. Fewer sites rely on access to the Web via text-based browsers such as Lynx, with the majority of sites visited now running Netscape.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue6/sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue6 feature article lesly huxley iso newcastle university elib niss sosig cataloguing copyright mailbase mis portfolio research search technology software Tue, 19 Nov 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 193 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk SOSIG: Social Science Information Gateway http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>SOSIG was established with funding from the Economics and Social Research Council (ESRC). The Electronic Libraries' Programme (eLib) funds a Documentation and Training Officer, <a href="/issue2/sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a>, under the Access to Networked Resources umbrella to raise awareness of - and train people to use - SOSIG. Here Lesly provides background to the service and describes the Internet for Social Scientists workshops she is running at Universities around the country.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 project update lesly huxley elib sosig browser cataloguing database html hypertext information retrieval research search technology software udc Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 52 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk