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Project ACORN explored the potential of IT to deliver high-demand material electronically to students, across the campus, via networked computers, and developed and implemented a model for effectively managing the whole process, from requesting reading lists from academic staff to the consultation of the text by students. Project dates: started 1997. Funding Programme: Electronic Short Loan area of the Electronic Libraries Programme (eLib) Programme. (Excerpt from this source)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'acorn': 17 (1.0% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'acorn' across all Ariadne articles: 128
  • Average number of references to 'acorn' per Ariadne article: 7.53
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'acorn': 1996-03
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Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'acorn':

  1. jon knight (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. richard goodman (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. elizabeth gadd (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. paula kingston (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. christine dugdale (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Electronic Libraries Programme (eLib) Update

Recently, a wave of new projects under the umbrella of the Electronic Libraries Programme was announced. A consequence of this is that a large majority of the HE institutions in the UK are involved in at least one eLib project (is yours?), as well as many non HE organisations and institutions. Here, we give brief details of some of these new projects.

March 1996, issue2, feature article

Libtech 96

John Kirriemuir and Isobel Stark with some notes and pictures from the main annual UK library exhibition: Libtech 96.

September 1996, issue5, event report

Web Editorial: Goodbyeee

The Web editor, John Kirriemuir bows out after ten Ariadne issues.

July 1997, issue10, editorial

Convergence of Electronic Entertainment and Information Systems

John Kirriemuir explores the technology and impact of expanding internet access.

March 2000, issue23, feature article

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