Table of contents: issue15 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/485/issues/all?article-type=regular%20column&term=&organisation=&project=&author= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Down Your Way: Centre for Alternative Technology http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/down-your-way <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/down-your-way#author1">Lyndon Pugh</a> visits the Centre for Alternative Technology, somewhere in the UK.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>There cannot be too many information services that are reached by means of a water balanced cliff railway, nor can there be many that operate from a former slate quarry. What is more, the regenerative design of the railway system and its method of computer control offer an appropriate introduction to the principles behind the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) near the town of Machynlleth in mid Wales.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/down-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column lyndon pugh cardiff university database research Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 493 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Interface http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/interface <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/interface#author1">Derek Law</a> talks to <a href="/issue15/interface#author2">Lyndon Pugh</a> about the print / electronic transition, networking, eLib and other matters.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/interface" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column derek law lyndon pugh jisc kings college london elib rae research Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 494 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Minotaur http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/minotaur <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/minotaur#author1">Gordon Brewer</a> re-examines the "convergence of services" issue.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/minotaur" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column gordon brewer elib jisc information environment digital library further education research Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 495 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/planet-sosig#author1">Lesly Huxley</a> writes about a new Internet service for social scientists.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column lesly huxley ilrt iriss sosig research search technology web services Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 496 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Public Libraries Corner: Elvis Is Alive and Well and Selling Library Management Systems in Kansas City http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/public-libraries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/public-libraries#author1">Sarah Ormes</a> reports from the American Public Library Association conference in Missouri.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/public-libraries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column sarah ormes library association microsoft ukoln database opac research software url Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 497 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/search-engines#author1">Tracey Stanley</a> reviews 'Northern Light', which offers features not available elsewhere.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column tracey stanley university of edinburgh university of leeds copyright database search technology standards url vocabularies web resources Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 498 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk View from the Hill http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/view-hill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/view-hill#author1">Lyndon Pugh</a> interviews <a href="/issue15/view-hill#author2">Anne Mumford</a>, head of JISC ASSIST.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Following a very long period of involvement in the development and delivery of C&amp;IT, Anne Mumford has recently become Head of JISC ASSIST.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/view-hill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column anne mumford lyndon pugh jisc loughborough university data e-learning higher education licence standardisation standards visualisation Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 499 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: The 7th World Wide Web Conference http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue15/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> is interviewed about the 7th World Wide Web Conference upon his return from Brisbane.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Australia is a long way to go for a conference. What were you doing there?</strong></p> <p>I attended the conference in my role as UK Web Focus and the JISC representative on the World Wide Web Consortium. Attendenance at the World Wide Web conference provides me with an opportunity to monitor the latest Web developments and keep the community informed.</p> <p><strong>What were the highlights of the conference?</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue15/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue15 regular column brian kelly google jisc microsoft newcastle university ukoln university of bath w3c browser cache css data database dublin core framework gopher html hypertext infrastructure internet explorer interoperability java marc metadata mobile multimedia opera pics privacy rdf research resource description schema search technology sgml software url web resources xlink xml xpointer Mon, 18 May 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 500 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk