Overview of content related to 'heron' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/13456/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Book Review: Digital Dieting - From Information Obesity to Intellectual Fitness http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue72/sanders-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue72/sanders-rvw#author1">Kevin Sanders</a> examines Tara Brabazon’s latest analytical work which investigates the proliferation of low-quality information in the digital realm and the issues of excessive reliance on social tools for learning.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Following a body of work that includes <em>The University of Google: Education in the (post) Information Age</em> (2007) [<a href="#1">1</a>] and <em>Digital Hemlock: Internet Education and the Poisoning of Teaching</em> (2002), Brabazon has developed a central position within the debate surrounding technology and pedagogy, although there is very little that is centrist about Brabazon's writing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue72/sanders-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue72 review kevin sanders apple google ibm university of bath university of cambridge heron blog facebook framework higher education ict internet explorer managerialism multimedia neoliberalism open access research search technology software youtube Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:41:44 +0000 lisrw 2519 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Projects Into Services: The UK Experience http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/brophy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue46/brophy#author1">Peter Brophy</a> reviews the experience of the UK academic sector in turning digital library projects into sustainable services.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="Introduction:_The_First_Wave">Introduction: The First Wave</h2> <p>It is worth remembering that there is a long history of successful commercialisation of digital library R&amp;D projects in the UK. While there are probably even earlier examples, the obvious instances are the Birmingham Libraries Co-operative Mechanisation Project (BLCMP) and the South-West Academic Libraries Co-operative Automation Project (SWALCAP) from the 1960s.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/brophy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue46 feature article peter brophy ahrc british library edina eduserv jisc manchester metropolitan university mimas mla oclc talis university of bath dner elib heron iesr jisc information environment jorum archives authentication bibliographic data cataloguing copac data data set database digital library framework further education higher education internet explorer interoperability opac open archives initiative openurl research resource discovery service registry sfx web resources Wed, 08 Feb 2006 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1205 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: Managing Digital Rights - A Practitioner's Guide http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue43/hannabuss-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue43/hannabuss-rvw#author1">Stuart Hannabuss</a> likes the way this book reminds us that information professionals need to apply the law and not merely know it.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Everyone is talking about digital and electronic rights these days. Rightly so. A wealth of legal advice is available in works like Simon <em>Stokes's Digital Copyright : Law and Practice </em>[<a href="#1">1</a>] which alert us to the many directions in which things are moving - digital rights management, ecommerce, virtual learning environments, software copyright, licences and contracts. This professional <em>table d'hôte</em> indicates what information professionals are assumed to know.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue43/hannabuss-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue43 review stuart hannabuss cilip eblida ifla jisc robert gordon university sheffield hallam university wipo heron archives copyright database drm higher education intellectual property software Fri, 29 Apr 2005 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1157 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Intellectual Property Rights Workshop http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/iprws-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/iprws-rpt#author1">William J. Nixon</a> and <a href="/issue36/iprws-rpt#author2">Jessie Hey</a> co-report on the JISC IPR workshop held in London, May 2003.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Intellectual Property Rights workshop was organised by the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) on behalf of the <a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/index.cfm?name=programme_x4l">X4L</a> [<a href="#1">1</a>], <a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/index.cfm?name=programme_learning_teaching">5/99</a> [<a href="#2">2</a>] and <a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/index.cfm?name=programme_fair">FAIR</a> [<a href="#3">3</a>] Programmes and was a well attended and thought-provoking event.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/iprws-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 event report jessie hey william j. nixon ieee jisc massachusetts institute of technology oai open university university of glasgow university of southampton daedalus heron jisc information environment jorum romeo archives copyright creative commons digital repositories dissemination drm e-learning eprints flash further education higher education intellectual property licence linux metadata oai-pmh odrl open access open archives initiative open source plain text repositories research software standards url Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 978 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Managing Electronic Library Services: Current Issues in UK Higher Education Institutions http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/pinfield <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue29/pinfield#author1">Stephen Pinfield</a> surveys some of the key issues associated with delivering electronic library services.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Managing the development and delivery of electronic library services is one of the major current challenges for university library and information services. This article provides a brief overview of some of the key issues facing information professionals working in higher education institutions (HEIs). In doing so, it also picks up some of the real-world lessons which have emerged from the eLib (Electronic Libraries) programme now that it has come to a close.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/pinfield" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue29 feature article stephen pinfield british library d-lib magazine jisc oai oclc sconul ukoln university of birmingham university of nottingham agora dner elib heron inspiral jisc information environment justeis nesli archives authentication bath profile bibliographic data cataloguing collection development copyright data data set database digital library digital preservation dublin core ebook ejournal eprints framework free software higher education ict infrastructure library management systems licence managed learning environment marc metadata mysql opac open archives initiative openurl personalisation php portal preservation research resource discovery rslp schema search technology sfx software standards url vle web resources z39.50 Tue, 02 Oct 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 821 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk After the Big Bang: The Forces of Change and E-Learning http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue27/johnston <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue27/johnston#author1">Pete Johnston</a> examines what recent developments in the area of "e-learning" might mean for the custodians of the information resources required to support teaching and learning.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue27/johnston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue27 feature article pete johnston hefce jisc sconul ukoln chcc dner elib heron archives bibliographic data cataloguing copyright data digitisation e-learning ebook framework further education higher education infrastructure interoperability licence metadata multimedia portal privacy repositories research resource discovery software url video Fri, 23 Mar 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 768 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk After eLib http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/chris <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue26/chris#author1">Chris Rusbridge</a>, the former Director of the UK Electronic Libraries Programme, with an assessment of its achievements and legacy.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Philip Hunter asked for an assessment of the achievements and legacy of the eLib Programme 5 years on. It is a strange experience trying to summarise a huge enterprise, covering more than 5 years involving hundreds of people, and costing in excess of £20M, in a couple of thousand words. I immediately abandoned any thought of comprehensiveness, any formalised evaluation, or even any serious attempt at history.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/chris" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue26 feature article chris rusbridge british library d-lib magazine edina hefce jisc jisc collections ordnance survey university of glasgow digimap dner elib heron nesli archives bath profile cataloguing copyright data data set digital library digital preservation digitisation dissemination dublin core higher education interoperability jstor licence multimedia open archives initiative preservation research resource discovery rslp software standards url z39.50 Wed, 10 Jan 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 744 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: WebWatching eLib Project Web Sites http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue26/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> is WebWatching the eLib Project Sites.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This issue of Ariadne has the theme of eLib Projects. It is therefore timely for the regular WebWatch column to survey eLib project Web sites.</p> <p>The aim of the survey is to use a number of Web-based tools to provide information on the entry points for eLib project Web sites and the Web sites themselves. The findings may be of interest to the eLib projects themselves and users of eLib projects. Perhaps more importantly, the findings may be of interest to new JISC-funded programmes.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue26 tooled up brian kelly alt google jisc microsoft ukoln university of bath acorn agora cain digimap eevl elib heron ihr-info midrib seren sosig accessibility apache browser data digital preservation digitisation dissemination dtd flash html linux operating system preservation research resource discovery search technology software solaris url web services windows xhtml Wed, 10 Jan 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 761 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Information Ecologies: Report of the eLib Conference http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue19/info-ecologies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue19/info-ecologies#author1">Philip Hunter</a> reports on the eLib conference in York in December 1998, which explored a number of hybrid library, subject Gateway and copyright control issues.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><img align="LEFT" alt="the Viking Moat hotel in York" height="310" hspace="25" src="http://ariadne-media.ukoln.info/grfx/img/issue19-info-ecologies/viking-moat-elib.jpg" vspace="20" width="251" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue19/info-ecologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue19 event report philip hunter ahds jisc ukoln university of aberdeen university of bath university of wisconsin elib heron digital library framework preservation research resource discovery standardisation subject gateway Fri, 19 Mar 1999 00:00:00 +0000 editor 600 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk 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 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 Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/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><a name="govt"> </a></h2><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 news and events philip hunter becta birmingham city university jisc sheffield hallam university ukoln university of essex university of manchester elib heron nesli copac copyright data set database higher education infrastructure jena licence multimedia opac research software Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 503 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk