Overview of content related to 'database' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/50/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=&issue=issue17 RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Teleworking from Home http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/teleworking <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/teleworking#author1">Nicola Harrison</a>, Project Assistant at Edinburgh Engineering Virtual Library (EEVL), describes her experience of teleworking.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <p>Teleworking involves working at a distance from a usual place of work, often passing work between locations through the Internet. Work may be sent from one office building to another, from a worker's home to a central location, from a telecottage, or from a mobile location such as a salesman's car <a href="#1">[1]</a>. Home working is working from one's own home, and can involve anything from hand-knitting jumpers to installing a high technology workshop in your garage.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/teleworking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 feature article nicola harrison heriot-watt university eevl sosig cataloguing database html mobile search technology software standards Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 531 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk VERITY http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/verity <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/verity#author1">Panayiotis Periorellis</a> and <a href="/issue17/verity#author2">Walter Scales</a> writes about the VERITY European Telematics Project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <h3 id="Abstract">Abstract</h3> <p>The majority of library enquiry systems usually consist of a non-graphical interface linked to a library catalogue (Online Public Access Catalog, or OPAC). Graphics, animation and sound are usually sacrificed to speed up the enquiry process. Some interfaces support the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (http) and can therefore be accessed on the World Wide Web (Web).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/verity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 project update panayiotis periorellis walter scales british library ukoln university of sunderland elib algorithm bibliographic data bibliographic record browser cataloguing cd-rom data database digital library ftp graphics hypertext information retrieval internet explorer interoperability opac research search technology software standards tagging telnet web browser windows z39.50 Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 533 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Down Your Way http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/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="/issue17/down-your-way#author1">Kathryn Arnold</a> on the electronic university and the virtual campus.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/down-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column kathryn arnold de montfort university ibm database digital library research software Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 534 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Exploring Planet SOSIG: Law, Statistics and Demography http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Planet SOSIG: Exploring Planet SOSIG: Law, Statistics and Demography: <a href="/issue17/planet-sosig#author1">Janette Cochrane</a>, <a href="/issue17/planet-sosig#author2">Sue Pettit</a> and <a href="/issue17/planet-sosig#author3">Wendy White</a>. Planet SOSIG continues its review of the main SOSIG subject sections, highlighting the resources that the Internet can offer to those working in the different fields of the social sciences.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <p>(Planet SOSIG continues its review of the main SOSIG subject sections, highlighting the resources that the Internet can offer to those working in the different fields of the social sciences. In this edition, we describe two sections of SOSIG: 1) the Law Section and 2) the Statistics and Demography Section.</p> <p>Sue Pettit is a law librarian at the University of Bristol and is the Law section editor for SOSIG. Her article gives an overview of the resources likely to be found in the law section and a glimpse at the selection criteria she employs.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column janette cochrane sue pettit wendy white australian national university cornell university london school of hygiene and tropical medicine university of bristol university of southampton university of wisconsin sosig archives bibliographic data data database foi microdata research search technology software url web resources Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 537 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/search-engines#author1">Tracey Stanley</a> writes about "Ask Jeeves", a search engine which processes natural language enquiries.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Search engines are getting more sophisticated all the time. It's likely that we'll soon be seeing the rapid emergence of more 'intelligent' search tools which offer features for personalisation and tailoring, more effective searching synatax and more effective methods of tracking down information on large databases. Such tools are already starting to emerge in the search engine market in response to users' needs for more sophisticated tools to help them make sense of the growing morass of information on the Web.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column tracey stanley university of leeds database knowledge base knowledge management natural language processing personalisation search technology Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 538 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: Institutional Web Management http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> reports on the Netskills Institutional Web Management Workshop held in Newcastle.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column brian kelly goldsmiths college kings college london microsoft newcastle university ucisa ukoln university of bath university of bristol university of manchester university of wolverhampton accessibility browser cache css data database higher education html mailbase metadata rdf research software url web services windows xml Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 540 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk What Are Document Management Systems? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/what-is <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/what-is#author1">Brian Kelly</a> explains the concept of document management systems.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/what-is" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 regular column brian kelly microsoft newcastle university oracle ucisa ukoln university of bath browser database dissemination document management html hypertext metadata research url web browser web development xlink xml xpointer Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 541 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk ALA '98 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/alac98 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/alac98#author1">Ian Winship</a> reports on electronic library related activity at this year's American Library Association Conference in Washington D.C.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/alac98" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 event report ian winship american library association iso library of congress microsoft niso oclc university of arizona university of northumbria at newcastle university of wisconsin bibliographic data browser cataloguing copyright database doi dublin core html identifier jstor licence privacy research search technology telnet usability Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 542 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne presents a brief summary of news and events.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 news and events philip hunter edina jisc ukoln university of edinburgh elib archives copyright data database html metadata privacy research Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 546 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk