Overview of content related to 'search technology' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1563/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue16 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Web Editorial: Introduction to Issue 16 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html#author1">Philip Hunter</a> and <a href="/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html#author2">Bernadette Daly</a> introduce Ariadne issue 16.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ariadne welcomes Bernadette Daly, who has joined UKOLN as Information Officer, and will be co-editing the web version of the magazine. Bernadette comes to us from Canada, and will be fielding much of the general UKOLN web service, in addition to work on Ariadne.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/editorials/webeditorial.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 editorial bernadette daly philip hunter national library of australia ukoln university of bath w3c elib heron sosig archives metadata national library preservation search technology taxonomy web services xlink xml xpointer Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 505 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Hacking the Net http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/cover <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/cover#author1">David Nicholas</a> looks at the Internet phenomenon from the point of view of the Media.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/cover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 feature article david nicholas jisc information environment accessibility browser cd-rom data database research search technology xml Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 507 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Good, the Bad and the Useless http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/digital <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/digital#author1">Judith Edwards</a> evaluates Internet resources.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The latest estimate of the number of Web sites worldwide is almost 2.25 million <a href="#1">[1]</a>. It is part of the job of many of us - librarians or information managers - to select what our users will find useful from this mass of information. How do we decide whether or not to add details of an Internet site to our resource guide or Web page? What criteria should we use when recommending Internet resources to an individual or class? How can we judge the quality or appropriateness of a resource for a particular query or user?</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 feature article judith edwards carnegie mellon university edina university college london elib bibliographic data browser cd-rom collection development copac copyright data database java licence passwords search technology software subject gateway url web browser Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 509 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk ILL: Interlibrary Loan Protocol http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/ill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/ill#author1">Lyndon Pugh</a> and <a href="/issue16/ill#author2">Chris Rusbridge</a> on the National Library of Australia's ILL utility.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p align="LEFT">The National Library of Australia has selected Fretwell-Downing's OLIB VDX, the same product chosen by the Australian Vice-Chancellors' Committee's LIDDA (Local Interlending and Document Delivery Administration) Project as the heart of the new interlending and document delivery support services for the nation's libraries.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/ill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 project update chris rusbridge lyndon pugh british library iso national library of australia elib open library bibliographic data bibliographic database cataloguing copac data higher education internet explorer library management systems national library search technology software z39.50 Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 513 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/planet-sosig#author1">Phil Cross</a> presents the first of an occasional series of articles looking at individual subsections within SOSIG. Phil has been the section editor for Environmental Sciences for the past year and gives a description of the types of resources users can expect to find in this rapidly expanding field.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Browsing_the_Environment_Section">Browsing the Environment Section</h3> <p>SOSIG has chosen to use the Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) scheme to produce the browsable sub-sections for its database. The sections from this scheme that I selected from the general class of<i> Environmental Sciences</i> <a href="#1">[1]</a> were:<i> Social and socio-economic aspects of human impact on the environment (social ecology)</i>; <i>Adverse effects of human activity on the environment</i>; and <i>Protection of the environment, Management of environmental quality</i>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 regular column phil cross ilrt manchester metropolitan university sosig archives data database framework gopher research search technology udc url Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 517 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/search-engines#author1">Dave Beckett</a> discusses the best of the search engine features.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Are you trying to search for something difficult and end up with enormous and completely useless results?</p> <p>The query in the table below is rather contrived but indicates the problem. In this article I hope to help you with these kinds of situation by pointing you in the right place, showing you the best of the search engine (SE) features and giving tips on managing the output that you get when a query returns thousands of answers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 regular column dave beckett bbc ibm university of kent elib niss algorithm data javascript opac research search technology web resources Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 519 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Information Landscapes http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/landscapes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue16/landscapes#author1">Rosemary Russell</a>, <a href="/issue16/landscapes#author2">Sally Criddle</a> and <a href="/issue16/landscapes#author3">Sarah Ormes</a> report on the UKOLN conference held in June 1998.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The third UKOLN conference in the series <i>Networking and the future of libraries</i> was held at the University of Bath, 29 June-1 July. There were around 240 delegates, nearly a third of whom were from overseas. Its central theme was the construction of information and learning landscapes. The programme ranged from the exploration of distributed library architectures now being developed, to future gazing with the help of some visionary speakers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue16/landscapes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue16 event report rosemary russell sally criddle sarah ormes british library coalition for networked information ims oxford brookes university sheffield hallam university ukoln university of bath university of california berkeley university of hull university of leeds university of oxford university of sunderland elib archives cataloguing data database digital library dublin core information architecture metadata multimedia repositories research search technology z39.50 Sat, 18 Jul 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 522 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk