Overview of content related to 'sosig' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/12655/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=david%20boyd&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Planet SOSIG: Social Science Case Studies http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue34/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Dave Boyd provides an update on SOSIG’s involvement in the new RDN FE case studies project, and on developments within the Geography and Environmental Sciences subject sections.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The RDN has recently launched a set of case studies aimed at supporting the use of the Internet for further education. The project was led by staff at Biz/ed based at The Institute for Learning and Research Technology (ILRT). It started in February 2002 and was completed in October this year.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue34/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue34 regular column david boyd ilrt university of bristol sosig further education research search technology udc url Wed, 15 Jan 2003 00:00:00 +0000 editor 929 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