Overview of content related to 'search technology' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1563/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue15 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Web Editorial: Ariadne Issue 15 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/editorials/webeditorial.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Web editor <a href="/issue15/editorials/webeditorial.html#author1">Philip Hunter</a> introduces Ariadne 15.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This issue of Ariadne features the reappearance of "Get Tooled Up" - a section focussing on technical matters. Ian Peacock's article on the Robot Exclusion Protocol explains the importance of, and how to write, the simple files which prevent web robots from trampling all over your server - provided of course that they have been given some elementary house training before being let loose. <a href="/issue15/robots/">Showing Robots the Door</a> also features a fully operational parsing tool for exclusion files.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/editorials/webeditorial.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 editorial philip hunter jisc library association ucisa ukoln university of bath elib sosig archives preservation rdf search technology xml Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 483 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 ROUTES Project http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/routes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/routes#author1">Una O'Sullivan</a> describes the Open University ROUTES project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 feature article una osullivan open university elib sosig archives copyright database metadata research resource discovery search technology software Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 488 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Showing Robots the Door http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/robots <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/robots#author1">Ian Peacock</a> explains how web robot access to your site can be controlled.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="What_is_Robots_Exclusion_Protocol">What is Robots Exclusion Protocol?</h3> <p>The robot exclusion protocol (REP) is a method implemented on web servers to control access to server resources for robots that crawl the web. Ultimately, it is up to the designer or user of robot-software to decide whether or not these protocols will be respected. However, the criteria defining an <i>ethical</i> robot includes stipulation that a robot should support REP.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/robots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 tooled up ian peacock ukoln university of bath niss authentication higher education html passwords perl privacy search technology software standards url web services Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 489 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk What Is XML? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/what-is <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/what-is#author1">Brian Kelly</a> elucidates another infuriating three letter acronym: XML.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h2 id="About_XML">About XML</h2> <p><strong>What is XML?</strong></p> <p>XML stands for the Extensible Markup Language. XML has been designed to address a number of deficiencies in HTML.</p> <p><strong>Which deficiencies in particular?</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/what-is" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 tooled up brian kelly microsoft ukoln university of bath w3c browser css document format dom framework gif graphics html internet explorer java javascript metadata multimedia rdf resource description search technology sgml smil software standardisation standards url web browser xlink xml xpointer xsl Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 490 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/planet-sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a> writes about a new Internet service for social scientists.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column lesly huxley ilrt iriss sosig research search technology web services Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 496 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/search-engines#author1">Tracey Stanley</a> reviews 'Northern Light', which offers features not available elsewhere.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column tracey stanley university of edinburgh university of leeds copyright database search technology standards url vocabularies web resources Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 498 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: The 7th World Wide Web Conference http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> is interviewed about the 7th World Wide Web Conference upon his return from Brisbane.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Australia is a long way to go for a conference. What were you doing there?</strong></p> <p>I attended the conference in my role as UK Web Focus and the JISC representative on the World Wide Web Consortium. Attendenance at the World Wide Web conference provides me with an opportunity to monitor the latest Web developments and keep the community informed.</p> <p><strong>What were the highlights of the conference?</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column brian kelly google jisc microsoft newcastle university ukoln university of bath w3c browser cache css data database dublin core framework gopher html hypertext infrastructure internet explorer interoperability java marc metadata mobile multimedia opera pics privacy rdf research resource description schema search technology sgml software url web resources xlink xml xpointer Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 500 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk