Table of contents: issue2 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/209/issues/all?article-type=feature%20article&term=&organisation=&project=&author= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Electronic Libraries Programme (eLib) Update http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/elib <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Recently, a wave of new projects under the umbrella of the Electronic Libraries Programme was announced. A consequence of this is that a large majority of the HE institutions in the UK are involved in at least one eLib project (is yours?), as well as many non HE organisations and institutions. Here, we give brief details of some of these new projects.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Recently, a wave of new projects under the umbrella of the Electronic Libraries Programme was announced. A consequence of this is that a large majority of the HE institutions in the UK are involved in at least one eLib project (is yours?), as well as many non HE organisations and institutions.<br />Here, we give brief details of some of these new projects.</p> <hr /> <p>In the <b>Preprints/Grey Literature</b> area, we have three projects:</p> <p><b>Formations</b><br />Lead Site: University of Ulster<br />Contact: Nigel Gardner, Dan Fleming (<a href="mailto:dr.fleming@ulst.ac.uk">dr.fleming@ulst.ac.uk</a>)</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/elib" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 feature article john kirriemuir bangor university bldsc de montfort university loughborough university ordnance survey south bank university university of edinburgh university of leeds university of southampton university of surrey university of the west of england university of ulster acorn digimap elib midrib seren sosig archives copyright data database digitisation mailbase multimedia research software thesaurus Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 46 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk A MAN for All Reasons? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/derek <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue2/derek#author1">Derek Law</a>, the Director of Information Services and Systems at Kings College and chair of JISC's ISSC, details his vision of the cooperation between the library sectors blossoming through the use of Metropolitan Area Networks.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>All of a sudden the regions are fashionable. The potential benefits of co-operation and strategic planning at regional level and of providing an enhanced role for Regional Library Systems have been raised in a number of contexts recently. One thinks of the Anderson Report, the Public Library Review, the Apt Review of Co-operation and the Broadvision review of Library and Information Plans (LIPs). The nations of Scotland and Wales also have a well-developed sense of place and the possibilities which lie in co-operation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/derek" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 feature article derek law jisc library association london business school nhs elib cataloguing higher education jpeg windows Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 47 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Alta Vista Vs. Lycos http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue2/engines#author1">Tracey Stanley</a> presents the results of a detailed comparison of the two main search engines of today, Lycos and Alta Vista.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 feature article tracey stanley cataloguing database foi hypertext search technology software standards url Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 48 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk E-print Archives: Key to Paperless Journals http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/ejournals <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue2/ejournals#author1">John MacColl</a> on why electronic print archives are the key to paperless journals.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Electronic journals could overturn the dominant force of print in a scenario created by a 'domino effect'. At a conference on scholarly publication held recently at the University of Stirling, Stevan Harnad, Professor of Psychology at Southampton University and editor of the well-respected print journal Behavioral and Brain Sciences and the online journal Psycoloquy, described how a rapid switch away from paper journals could occur.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/ejournals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 feature article john maccoll university of stirling archives dissemination research Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 49 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Spotlight on BIDS http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/BIDS <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>BIDS is put under the spotlight by <a href="/issue2/BIDS#author1">Isobel Stark</a>, a BIDS trainer amongst other things, who gives us her thoughts on one of the UK's most well-known networking services. Linked from this article are responses from BIDS people.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue2/BIDS" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue2 feature article isobel stark bldsc university of bath bath information and data services bibliographic data bibliometrics browser data database ftp higher education hypertext mailbase opac research search technology software vt100 web browser Tue, 19 Mar 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 50 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk