Table of contents: issue18 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/514/issues/all?article-type=event%20report&term=&organisation=&project=&author= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en SGML, XML and Databases http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/emmott-sgml <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/emmott-sgml#author1">Stephen Emmott</a> reports on a one day meeting in London</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/emmott-sgml" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 event report stephen emmott w3c browser cd-rom data database dtd html hypertext java object database rdbms repositories schema sgml software standards web browser xml Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 575 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Metadiversity http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/metadiversity <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/metadiversity#author1">Michael Day</a> on a Biodiversity conference in the States interested in Metadata.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Introduction_and_context">Introduction and context</h3> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"><i>First, we simply need to be moving faster to coordinate the information that already exists, on file cards and computers, scattered around the world's major and minor museums and other collections. ... Second these databases must be widely available and 'customer friendly'. We need to accelerate current efforts for international cooperation and coordination, so that common formats are increasingly agreed and used.</i><br />Robert M. May (1994) <a href="#1">[1]</a>. <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/metadiversity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 event report michael day ansi coalition for networked information cornell university harvard university iso national science foundation oxford university press stanford university ukoln university of bath university of cambridge university of oxford university of reading w3c jisc information environment accessibility adl bibliographic data cataloguing data data model data set database digital library dissemination dublin core framework geospatial data gis information society infrastructure interoperability ldap metadata rdf research resource description resource discovery search technology standardisation standards taxonomy z39.50 Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 576 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk