Table of contents: issue4 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/248/issues/all?article-type=feature%20article&term=&organisation=&project=&author= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Are They Being Served? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/user-services <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue4/user_services#author1">Lynne Brindley</a>, Chair of JISC's new committee on electronic information, writes on the fundamental issue of networked information user's needs.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Preparing to write this article, I sought inspiration in the form of a recurring question. How can we improve our knowledge of users and their use of networked information services? What should we be doing to develop our understanding in the context of emerging digital library developments? And how might we make progress?</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/user-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue4 feature article lynne brindley british library elsevier jisc london school of economics university of sussex elib niss authentication bibliographic data cataloguing content provider data data set database digital library framework higher education infrastructure licence open access research search technology software Thu, 18 Jul 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 102 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Charging Ahead? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/lucier <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue4/lucier#author1">Ruth Jenkins</a> summarises Richard Lucier's Follett Lecture Series talk on charging in HE Libraries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Librarians in Higher Education will become market-oriented product and service developers operating in a partially commercial environment within the next few years, according to Richard Lucier, Librarian of the University of California at San Francisco. He believes that libraries can no longer afford to subsidise full access to information for all users.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/lucier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue4 feature article ruth jenkins university of leeds copyright digital library higher education intellectual property multimedia Thu, 18 Jul 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 103 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Serving the Arts and Humanities http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/ahds <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue4/ahds#author1">Dan Greenstein</a> gives an extensive description of AHDS, the Arts and Humanities Data Service: its objectives, organisation, and how the data will be collected, preserved and described..</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Increasing scholarly use of computers and electronic resources raises a number of related challenges.</p> <p>Computer-based research produces digital data with significant secondary use value. Yet that value cannot fully be realised unless the data are created and described according to relevant standards, systematically collected, preserved, and reported to the widest possible community.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/ahds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue4 feature article dan greenstein ahds british library british museum jisc kings college london ncsa oclc ukoln university of glasgow university of oxford university of warwick university of york archives bibliographic data cataloguing copyright data data model data set database digital archive digital audio digital library digital preservation dublin core ead framework ftp gif gopher higher education html interoperability jpeg marc metadata multimedia operating system preservation repositories research resource management search technology sgml software standards tei tiff url video vocabularies Thu, 18 Jul 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 104 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Globally Yours http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/follett <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue4/follett#author1">Hazel Gott</a> gives a brief overview of the Follett Lecture Series, where overseas experts in the fields of Library and Information Science speak in various UK locations.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>A packed lecture room in Leeds was the venue for the series' second birthday, when Richard Lucier gave his well-received talk The University as Library.</p> <p>Developed from an idea put forward by members of JISC's Follett Implementation Group on Information Technology (chaired by <a href="../user_services/">Lynne Brindley</a>), the series began with Clifford Lynch's lecture on The Role of Libraries in the Networked Information Age.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/follett" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue4 feature article hazel gott british library jisc ukoln copyright Thu, 18 Jul 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 105 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk