Overview of content related to 'repositories' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/166/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=simon%20stobart&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en An Investigation Into World Wide Web Search Engine Use from within the UK: Preliminary Findings http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue6/survey <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue6/survey#author1">Simon Stobart</a> and <a href="/issue6/survey#author2">Susan Kerridge</a> give some of the preliminary results of a JISC- funded investigation into the use of Search Engines such as Alta Vista and Lycos within the UK.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p> <title></title> </p> <p>The use of the World Wide Web (WWW) is increasing and is likely to continue to do so for the considerable future. The UK is served with a very good quality internal Internet backbone providing JANET (Joint Academic NETwork) users with a high level of bandwidth, resulting fast communications. Unfortunately, international connections from the UK are poor and it is clear that ways of addressing the limited bandwidth the UK has at its disposal have to be found.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue6/survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue6 feature article simon stobart susan kerridge jisc ukerna university of sunderland blog cache copyright data data set gif graphics jpeg repositories research search technology url Tue, 19 Nov 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 196 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk