Overview of content related to 'portsmouth university' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/14102/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Planet-SOSIG http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Humphrey Southall looks at a new Web site's Vision of Britain while Emma Place examines new changes to the RDN Virtual Training Suite.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="Vision_of_Britain"><a name="vision"></a>Vision of Britain</h2> <p>A new Web site allowing free public access to an unrivalled collection of British historic maps, statistics and stories went live in October 2004. By keying in a postcode or place name, or clicking on a map, users can call up a wealth of information on any locality.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue42 regular column humphrey southall jisc london metropolitan university london school of economics open geospatial consortium portsmouth university royal holloway uk data archive university of bristol university of essex university of london university of portsmouth sosig archives bibliographic data blog data data set database digital library e-learning geospatial data gis research software url web services Sun, 30 Jan 2005 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1116 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Access Catalogue Gateway to Resources http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/main <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/main#author1">Terry Hanson</a> explores how libraries might develop effective ways of indicating their access arrangements to their users.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><img align="RIGHT" alt="picture of Terry Hanson" border="0" height="250" hspace="10" src="http://ariadne-media.ukoln.info/grfx/img/issue15-main/hanson.jpg" vspace="10" width="196" /> Libraries are developing the access model of information provision and questions are raised regarding the method by which users discover the resources to which they have access. The traditional holdings model depended wholly upon the traditional catalogue. Conceptually it was a simple task to catalogue a library's physical stock.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/main" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 feature article terry hanson edina jisc microsoft portsmouth university elib hydra bibliographic data browser cataloguing cd-rom database ddc dublin core ftp gopher interoperability licence metadata opac research resource description search technology software standards url web browser windows z39.50 Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 486 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk