Overview of content related to 'higher education' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/15918/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=bridget%20robinson&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Agora: From Information Maze to Market http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/agora <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue24/agora#author1">Bridget Robinson</a>, <a href="/issue24/agora#author2">David Palmer</a> and <a href="/issue24/agora#author3">Rosemary Russell</a> outline the Agora cross-searching software project, and its technical background.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Agora is one of the five elib hybrid Library projects which began in January 1998 and are all due for completion at various times this year. They form part of Phase 3 of the elib Programme that is investigating issues of digital library implementation and integration.</p> <p>The word Agora comes from the Greek word meaning meeting place or assembly point. On further investigation the Perseus project, part of the Department of Classics, Tufts University)[1] describes an agora as: -</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue24/agora" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue24 feature article bridget robinson david palmer rosemary russell cerlim iso jisc tufts university ukoln university of bath university of east anglia w3c agora dner elib perseus aggregation archives authentication bibliographic data cataloguing collection description data database digital library dissemination framework higher education library management systems metadata multimedia rdf research schema search technology software standards streaming url z39.50 Thu, 22 Jun 2000 23:00:00 +0000 editor 705 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk