Overview of content related to 'search technology' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1563/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=verity%20brack&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Book Review: Teaching Web Search Skills http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue51/brack-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue51/brack-rvw#author1">Verity Brack</a> takes a look at this book for Web trainers, teachers and instructors.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Greg Notess has brought together techniques and strategies for Web search training not only from his own experience but also from a number of well known Web search trainers; readers will recognise the names of Joe Barker, Paul Barron, Phil Bradley, John Ferguson, Alice Fulbright, Ran Hock, Jeff Humphrey, Diane Kovacs, Gary Price, Danny Sullivan, Rita Vine, and Sheila Webber.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue51/brack-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue51 review verity brack google intute rnib university of sheffield accessibility bibliographic data browser copyright database firefox html internet explorer multimedia portal research resource discovery search technology url Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1320 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: How to Find Information http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/brack-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue42/brack-rvw#author1">Verity Brack</a> reviews a new practical guide for researchers wanting to improve their information skills and finds it a very useful addition.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This book is the result of efforts by the library at the University of Surrey (and the University of Surrey Roehampton) to improve library provision for researchers, and it is also based on the experience of 'front-line' library staff in their day-to-day interaction with academic staff and students. Anyone who has worked on a library help-desk or information point will recognise the content of this book, and will be pleased to find that there is now something that researchers can use to help themselves, all put together in a slim volume.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/brack-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue42 review verity brack hefce jisc university of sheffield university of surrey bibliographic data cataloguing copyright data database higher education information retrieval intellectual property research resource discovery search technology standards video Sun, 30 Jan 2005 00:00:00 +0000 editor 1132 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Book Review: Extreme Searchers' Internet Handbook http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue39/brack-rvw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue39/brack-rvw#author1">Verity Brack</a> reviews a book on Internet resources and finds it a useful volume for Internet beginners and Google-centric searchers.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Extreme Searcher's Internet Handbook has been written aiming to fill the gaps in Internet users' knowledge by providing a better understanding of what is out there, and by illustrating useful starting points, in order to help users find their way to the most useful 'nooks and crannies' in this global information resource.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue39/brack-rvw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue39 review verity brack google university of sheffield dner eevl sosig browser copyright html instant messaging multimedia research search technology url video Thu, 29 Apr 2004 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1046 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Developing the JISC Information Environment Service Registry http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/jisciesr <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue36/jisciesr#author1">Verity Brack</a> and <a href="/issue36/jisciesr#author2">Amanda Closier</a> provide us with an overview of the aims and latest work in the development of the JISC IE Service Registry.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The JISC Information Environment Service Registry (IESR) is a pilot project that has been funded by the JISC for 14 months until December 2003, under its Shared Services Programme.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue36/jisciesr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue36 feature article amanda closier verity brack ahds edina jisc mimas uk data archive ukoln university of bath university of sheffield iesr jisc information environment archives authentication cataloguing copyright data database further education identifier internet explorer metadata schema search technology service registry software url Tue, 29 Jul 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 962 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Collection Description Focus Showcase: Mapping the Information Landscape http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue35/cd-focus-rpt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue35/cd-focus-rpt#author1">Verity Brack</a> reports on this one-day showcase of Collection Description projects and services held at the British Library, London, 25 March 2003.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The national Collection Description Focus is based at UKOLN [<a href="#1">1</a>] and funded by the British Library [<a href="#2">2</a>], the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) [<a href="#3">3</a>] , the Research Support Libraries Programme (RSLP) [<a href="#4">4</a>] and Resource [<a href="#5">5</a>]. It aims to improve co-ordination of work on collection description methods, schemas and tools, with the goal of ensuring consistency and compatibility of approaches across projects, disciplines, institutions and sectors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue35/cd-focus-rpt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue35 event report verity brack british library google jisc ukoln university of sheffield cc-interop iesr jisc information environment archives cataloguing collection description copac data database dublin core ead identifier infrastructure interoperability metadata portal research resource discovery rslp schema search technology service registry url Tue, 29 Apr 2003 23:00:00 +0000 editor 954 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Clumps Come Up Trumps http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/clumps26 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue26/clumps26#author1">Helena Gillis</a>, <a href="/issue26/clumps26#author2">Verity Brack</a>, <a href="/issue26/clumps26#author3">John Gilby</a> and <a href="/issue26/clumps26#author4">Marian Hogg</a> review the four eLib CLUMP projects now at the end of their funding periods.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This article is an end of project review of the Large Scale Resource Discovery strand of the eLib Phase 3 Programme. Four ‘clump’ [1] projects were funded, CAIRNS, M25 Link, and RIDING are regionally based, and Music Libraries Online (MLO) is subject based.</p> <p>One question that this article aims to answer is ‘Have the clumps projects been a success?’ The following sections highlight some of the many issues that the four projects have looked at and the progress that has been made.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue26/clumps26" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue26 feature article helena gillis john gilby marian hogg verity brack ahds bldsc british library iso jisc library of congress london school of economics talis university of glasgow university of sheffield agora dner elib jafer aacr2 authentication bath profile bibliographic data bibliographic record browser cataloguing collection description copyright data data set database higher education identifier information retrieval interoperability marc marc21 metadata opac perl php research resource discovery rslp schema search technology software sql standards thesaurus url video vocabularies web browser z39.50 Wed, 10 Jan 2001 00:00:00 +0000 editor 749 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk