Overview of content related to 'research' http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/15595/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue36 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Editorial Introduction to Issue 36: This Time the Cavalry Showed Up http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/editorial#author1">Richard Waller</a> introduces Ariadne issue 36.</p> </div> </div> </div> <!-- --><!-- --><p>Welcome to the July 2003 issue of Ariadne.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 editorial richard waller bbc ims jisc mimas ukoln ebank uk elib jisc information environment romeo aggregation archives cataloguing cd-rom copyright data digital library further education ims enterprise infrastructure intellectual property internet explorer metadata ontologies open access preservation repositories research service registry software standards url Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 960 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Domesday Redux: The Rescue of the BBC Domesday Project Videodiscs http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/tna <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/tna#author1">Jeffrey Darlington</a>, <a href="/issue36/tna#author2">Andy Finney</a> and <a href="/issue36/tna#author3">Adrian Pearce</a> describe the groundbreaking BBC Domesday Project of 1986, and explain how its unique multimedia collection has been preserved.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="Origins">Origins</h2> <p>William of Normandy, having conquered England, decided in 1086 to take account of his new territory. The result was the Domesday Book (actually more than one), which now resides in the <a href="http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/"> National Archives</a> [<a href="#1">1</a>]. For the BBC, the 900th anniversary in 1986 presented an opportunity to produce a television series, hosted by Michael Wood. A more unusual production was to use the combination of computer and video known as interactive video to produce a kind of modern-day equivalent of William's survey.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/tna" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article adrian pearce andy finney jeffrey darlington ansi bbc digital preservation coalition newcastle university open university ordnance survey the national archives uk data archive university of brighton university of essex university of leeds acorn algorithm archives ascii cd-rom copyright data data set database digital preservation digitisation framework jpeg multimedia preservation programming language research search technology software standards tagging url video windows Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 961 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Mapping the JISC IE Service Landscape http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/powell <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/powell#author1">Andy Powell</a> provides a graphical representation of how some well-known services, projects and software applications fit within the JISC Information Environment technical architecture.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This largely graphical article attempts to explain the JISC Information Environment (<a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/ie/">JISC IE</a>) [<a href="#1">1</a>] by layering a set of fairly well-known services, projects and software applications over the <a href="http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/distributed-systems/jisc-ie/arch/"> network architecture diagram</a> [<a href="#2">2</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/powell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article andy powell ahds amazon blackboard google institute of physics jisc mimas oai oclc talis ukoln university of hull eprints uk jisc information environment jorum subject portals project xgrain zblsa aggregation amazon web services api archives authentication authorisation service browser cataloguing copyright data digital object identifier doi dspace eprints framework further education geospatial data gis handle system identifier infrastructure internet explorer learning management system learning objects metadata mobile network service oai-pmh open archives initiative openurl portal purl rdf repositories research resource discovery rss schema service registry sfx software srw uddi uri url web browser web services webct z39.50 Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 963 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk eBank UK: Building the Links Between Research Data, Scholarly Communication and Learning http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/lyon <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/lyon#author1">Liz Lyon</a> describes some new digital library development activities and considers the implications of linking research and learning outputs in an environment of assured data provenance.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This article presents some new digital library development activities which are predicated on the concept that research and learning processes are cyclical in nature, and that subsequent outputs which contribute to knowledge, are based on the continuous use and reuse of data and information [<a href="#1">1</a>]. We can start by examining the creation of original data, (which may be, for example, numerical data generated by an experiment or a survey, or alternatively images captured as part of a clinical study).</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/lyon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article liz lyon arl d-lib magazine jisc national e-science centre oai sherpa ucisa uk data archive ukoln university of bath university of manchester university of nottingham university of oxford university of southampton ebank uk eprints uk jisc information environment romeo aggregation archives copyright curation data data management data mining data set database digital asset management digital library dissemination dspace e-science eprints framework further education identifier information architecture infrastructure intellectual property learning management system metadata mets oai-pmh ontologies open access open archives initiative preservation privacy provenance rae rdf repositories research schema search technology semantic web software standards uri url vle web services wsrp xml xml schema Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 964 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk The RoMEO Project: Protecting Metadata in an Open Access Environment http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/romeo <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/romeo#author1">Elizabeth Gadd</a>, <a href="/issue36/romeo#author2">Charles Oppenheim</a> and <a href="/issue36/romeo#author3">Steve Probets</a> describe how the RoMEO Project is seeking to safeguard freely available metadata disclosed and harvested under the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Open Archives Initiative's Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) enables the 'disclosure' of metadata by Data Providers and the harvesting of that metadata by Service Providers. Although there is nothing to stop commercial providers from utilising this open-source protocol [<a href="#1">1</a>], it has its roots in the open access community and as such is used by many open archives.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/romeo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article charles oppenheim elizabeth gadd steve probets institute of physics jisc loughborough university oai romeo archives copyright creative commons data database dissemination eprints framework intellectual property licence metadata oai-pmh odrl open access open archives initiative provenance rdf repositories research schema standards uri url xml xml schema Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 967 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Just a Distraction?: External Content in Institutional Portals http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/justadist <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/justadist#author1">Ruth Martin</a> and <a href="/issue36/justadist#author2">Liz Pearce</a> reflect on stakeholders' views of external resources within institutional portals and highlight the findings of recent PORTAL Project research.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The <a href="http://www.fair-portal.hull.ac.uk/">PORTAL Project</a> [<a href="#1">1</a>], funded under the JISC's Focus on Access to Institutional Resources, (<a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/index.cfm?name=programme_fair">FAIR</a>) Programme [<a href="#2">2</a>], aims to explore a range of issues relating to the deployment of institutional portals within the UK tertiary education sector [<a href="#3">3</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/justadist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article liz pearce ruth martin bbc edina google institute of physics jisc mimas ukoln university of bath university of hull jisc information environment subject portals project xgrain content provider copyright data database framework further education google search higher education internet explorer passwords portal rdf research resource discovery rss search technology standards url usability web resources Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 968 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk MIMAS Ten Years on http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/mimas <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/mimas#author1">Julia Chruszcz</a> looks at the ten years of MIMAS as a JISC-designated national data centre.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The <a href="http://www.jisc.ac.uk/ ">Joint Information Systems Committee</a> [<a href="#1">1</a>] was founded by the Higher Education Funding Councils in 1993. It quickly established its sub-committees, one of which, the Information Systems Sub-committee (ISSC), reflected JISC's interest in networked information services and datasets. At its May 1993 meeting, the ISSC designated Manchester and Bath as National Data Centres. (EDINA became a JISC-designated national data centre a few years later).</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/mimas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article julia chruszcz british library edina jisc mimas uk data archive ukoln university college london university of essex university of manchester archives hub jisc information environment zetoc archives copac copyright data data set dissemination e-science further education higher education infrastructure jstor portfolio research search technology software url Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 969 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/planet-sosig#author1">Debra Hiom</a> highlights some new events, publications and services in the social sciences and Andy Hargrave introduces recent developments for FE in the Bized Service.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Developments_in_Economics_and_Business_Education_Conference_DEBE">Developments in Economics and Business Education Conference (DEBE)</h3> <p>The DEBE conference, held jointly by Economics LTSN and Bized, will take place on September 15-16 2003 in Edinburgh. The conference will comprise a mix of papers, workshops and poster sessions around the themes of</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 regular column debra hiom ilrt jisc uk data archive sosig accessibility archives copyright data data set database further education higher education ict preservation research tagging url Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 971 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: WWW 2003 Trip Report http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> writes on the recent WWW 2003 conference and outlines some of the latest Web developments.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>WWW 2003 was the 12th in the series of international World Wide Web conferences organised by the IW3C2 (the International World Wide Web Conference Committee). The international WWW conferences provide an opportunity for the Web research community to describe their research activities. Other tracks at the conference cover areas such as cultural resources, e-learning, accessibility, etc. In addition W3C (the World Wide Web Consortium) gives a series of presentations which describe many of the new Web standards being developed.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 regular column brian kelly cerlim manchester metropolitan university ukoln university of bath university of southampton w3c web accessibility initiative accessibility avi browser copyright css data dom dtd e-learning foaf higher education html mathml metadata rae rdf research semantic web smil standards stylesheet svg url video visualisation vocabularies wcag web app web browser web development web services web standards xhtml xml Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 975 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Metadata Wanted for the Evanescent Library http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/maccoll-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/maccoll-rpt#author1">John MacColl</a> reports on Schemas and Ontologies: Building a Semantic Infrastructure for the GRID and Digital Libraries: a one-day workshop at the e-Science Institute, May 2003.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This event was organised jointly by UKOLN and the <a href="http://www.nesc.ac.uk/">National e-Science Centre</a> (NESC) [<a href="#1">1</a>]. <b>Liz Lyon</b>, Director of <b>UKOLN</b>, gave the introduction, reminding us that this was the second UKOLN-NESC workshop. The first happened about a year ago, bringing together the digital library and Grid computing communities for the first time. The presentations were as follows:</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/maccoll-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 event report john maccoll becta elsevier ieee jisc library of congress national e-science centre oclc ukoln university of edinburgh university of glamorgan university of manchester university of southampton jisc information environment application profile archives cataloguing copyright data data model database dcmi dewey decimal digital library digital preservation dublin core e-learning e-science framework ieee lom infrastructure interoperability lom marc metadata multimedia namespace ontologies open source owl preservation preservation metadata rdf research resource sharing schema search technology semantic web software standards taxonomy thesaurus uddi unicode uri url visualisation vocabularies web services xml Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 977 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk The Intellectual Property Rights Workshop http://live.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://live.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://live.ariadne.ac.uk The 7th Institutional Web Management Workshop http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/iwmw2003-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/iwmw2003-rpt#author1">Catherine Ewart</a> gives us her view of IWMW 2003, University of Kent, June 2003.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This year's event [<a href="#1">1</a>], subtitled "Supporting our Users", was held during a spell of gloriously sunny weather at the University of Kent's campus at Canterbury, which has stunning views of the city and the cathedral.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/iwmw2003-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 event report catherine ewart ilrt queens university belfast staffordshire university ukoln university of birmingham university of bristol university of kent university of ulster accessibility content management copyright data e-learning foi foia higher education research semantic web url usability vle web development web services Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 979 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk The Bath Profile Four Years On: What's Being Done in the UK? http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/bath-profile-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/bath-profile-rpt#author1">Fraser Nicolaides</a> gives us his take on the conference to review the implementation of the Bath Profile in the UK, July 2003.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The genesis of the Bath Profile occurred at a meeting in Bath Spa during August 1999. It sought to address a wide range of issues pertaining to the effectiveness of the search and retrieval processes between Z39.50 client and server services. Over the ensuing months, members of the relevant communities created an ISO-recognised profile specifically intended to have international application. In June 2000, Release 1.1 of the Bath Profile gave precise semantic definition to the abstract search types used by Z39.50-enabled services.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/bath-profile-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 event report fraser nicolaides ansi edina iso jisc london school of economics mimas niso talis ukoln university of sheffield iesr jisc information environment authentication bath profile bibliographic data cataloguing copyright database html interoperability portal research resource discovery search technology service registry standards url z39.50 Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 980 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/newsline <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> <h3 id="The_British_Library-s_ground-breaking_secure_Electronic_Delivery_Service">The British Library's ground-breaking secure Electronic Delivery Service</h3> <p><em>June 2003</em></p> <p>The British Library previewed its new and ground-breaking secure Electronic Delivery Service at the SLA 94th Annual Conference in New York in June .</p> <p>Fully available from October 2003, the new service means that almost anything from the Library's huge collections - whether born digital, in print or in microform - can be securely delivered to a desktop within two hours if needed, with born digital material available for instant delivery.</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/newsline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 news and events shirley keane british library coalition for networked information hefce jisc nhs oai ukoln university of bath university of cambridge university of gloucestershire archives born digital copyright data digital library digital preservation digitisation e-business geospatial data gis higher education information retrieval intellectual property knowledge management metadata multimedia oai-pmh ontologies open access open archives initiative preservation research search technology url usability visualisation Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 981 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, Volume 36 http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/day-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/day-rvw#author1">Michael Day</a> takes a detailed look at the structure and content of this hardy annual.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The <em>Annual Review of Information Science and Technology</em> (<em><a href="http://www.asis.org/Publications/ARIST/">ARIST</a> </em>) [<a href="#1">1</a>] will already be familiar to many readers of <em>Ariadne</em>. It is an important annual publication containing review articles on many topics of relevance to library and information science, published on behalf of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (<a href="http://www.asis.org/">ASIST</a>) [<a href="#2">2</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/day-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 review michael day edinburgh napier university google indiana university ukoln university college dublin university of bath university of wisconsin victoria university algorithm bibliometrics copyright data data mining database digital library geospatial data gis interoperability knowledge management machine learning metadata multimedia preservation privacy research resource discovery search technology semiotic text mining url usability visualisation Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 982 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Review: Naked in Cyberspace http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/guy-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/guy-rvw#author1">Marieke Guy</a> taps into our increasing collective paranoia about privacy with a review that explores the use of personal information in the Cyber Age.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Tales of identity theft and computer hacking used to be the stuff of Hollywood blockbusters, but in our increasingly techno world they are commonplace. It was only the other month that Bristol pensioner Derek Bond was held at a Durban police station for over two weeks by the FBI after a major fraudster stole his identity.</p> <p>Carole Lane's research guide <em>Naked in Cyberspace</em> has its roots in our increasing fear of the proliferation of online personal data. She explains:</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/guy-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 review marieke guy google ukoln university of bath copyright data database privacy research search technology software url Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 983 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk Review: Songs of Innocence and of Experience http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/hunter-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/hunter-rvw#author1">Philip Hunter</a> reviews a CD-ROM edition of one of William Blake's most famous works.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p align="center">William Blake, <em>Songs of Innocence and of Experience</em> [London 1794 &amp; 1826],<br />Octavo Edition, 2003 - isbn 1-891788-89-2</p> <p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/hunter-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 review philip hunter apple library of congress microsoft ukoln university of pennsylvania adobe archives cd-rom copyright digitisation graphics photoshop provenance research software standards url usability Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 984 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk