Overview of content related to 'knowledge base' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1378/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue47 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Editorial Introduction to Issue 47: Keeping What We Know http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue47/editorial#author1">Richard Waller</a> introduces Ariadne 47.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Perhaps I am not quite so cynical as I suppose when, despite being more than a little aware of the problem confonting us in respect of safeguarding electronic resources, I can nonetheless be shocked by the statistic <strong>Eileen Fenton</strong> provides us in her article on <a href="/issue47/fenton">Preserving Electronic Scholarly Journals: Portico</a> where she reveals the percentage of resources, from impeccable sources, that were no longer retrievable from the original hyperlink a mere 27 months after their appearance.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue47 editorial richard waller bbc google intute oai portico jisc information environment stargate archives browser digital library framework interoperability knowledge base metadata oai-pmh open archives initiative open source preservation repositories resource discovery search technology soa standardisation standards tagging web 2.0 Sat, 29 Apr 2006 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1225 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Metasearch: Building a Shared, Metadata-driven Knowledge Base System http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/reese <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue47/reese#author1">Terry Reese</a> discusses the creation of a shared knowledge base system within OSU's open-source metasearch development.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Surveying the current metasearch tools landscape, it is somewhat surprising to find so few non-commercial implementations available. This is especially true considering that, as a group, the library community has cultivated a very vibrant open source community over the past ten or so years. One wonders then, why this particular service has been ceded to the world of commercial vendors. One can speculate that the creation and management of a metasearch knowledge base has likely played a large role [<a href="#1">1</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/reese" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue47 feature article terry reese california digital library d-lib magazine iso niso oai oregon state university serials solutions aggregation algorithm api authentication data database digital library dublin core framework gis infrastructure knowledge base metadata mods open source openurl repositories research schema search technology software standards widget xml z39.50 Sat, 29 Apr 2006 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1231 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Serving Services in Web 2.0 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/vanveen <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue47/vanveen#author1">Theo van Veen</a> shows with the help of an example, how standardised descriptions of services can help users control the integration of services from different providers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>"I want my browser to recognise information in Web pages and offer me functionality to remix it with relevant information from other services. I want to control which services are offered to me and how they are offered."</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/vanveen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue47 feature article theo van veen amazon google oai oreilly ajax algorithm api archives bibliographic data bibliographic record browser cataloguing context objects in spans data database dublin core firefox framework google scholar html identifier javascript knowledge base metadata metadata model microformats oai-pmh open archives initiative openurl owl personalisation portal schema search technology semantic web soa soap sru standardisation standards stylesheet tagging thesaurus uddi url usability web 2.0 web services wsdl xml xsl xslt z39.88 Sat, 29 Apr 2006 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1234 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: Understanding and Communicating Social Informatics http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/corrall-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue47/corrall-rvw#author1">Sheila Corrall</a> reviews a new landmark book which explains and promotes a distinctive approach to information-related research spanning traditional disciplinary and professional boundaries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Social Informatics (SI) is a relatively recently named field of research, which has evolved from earlier studies of the role of computers in society and the social impacts of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), which were often conducted as separate, unconnected discussions by computer scientists, information systems researchers, sociologists, educational researchers and others. Rob Kling, the lead author of this book, who died in 2003, is generally regarded as the prime mover and founder of this new domain.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/corrall-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue47 review sheila corrall d-lib magazine indiana university national science foundation university of sheffield e-business ict information society knowledge base research Sat, 29 Apr 2006 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1242 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: The Virtual Reference Desk http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/coelho-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue47/coelho-rvw#author1">Lina Coelho</a> feels that digital reference has come of age and that this work is one of its adornments where reference information professionals are concerned.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Digital reference has come of age. Starting with tentative 'Ask us a question' e-mail services, it is now available in public, academic and specialist libraries. This dynamic area, which has already undergone major developments in the past few years, continues to grow and evolve.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue47/coelho-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue47 review lina coelho british medical association rutgers university data database knowledge base open source research software video wireless Sat, 29 Apr 2006 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1243 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk