Table of contents: issue32 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/681/issues/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Editorial Introduction to Issue 32: The Grid -The Web Twenty Years On? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/editorial#author1">Philip Hunter</a> with the editorial for Ariadne issue 32.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Issue 32 features a broad range of articles, including a second implementer perspective on setting up an e-prints server, following on from the one which appeared in the last issue. This time the experience at the University of Glasgow is featured (<b>William Nixon</b>). There is a related article by <b>John MacColl</b> on 'Electronic Theses and Dissertations: a strategy for the UK', and a brief <b>Ariadne</b> report on the first Open Archives Forum workshop, held in Pisa in May.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 editorial philip hunter bbc ilrt lund university oai ukoln university of glasgow university of oxford university of strathclyde archives digital library electronic theses metadata search technology semantic web software url web development web services wireless Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 884 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Evolution of an Institutional E-prints Archive at the University of Glasgow http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/eprint-archives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/eprint-archives#author1">William Nixon</a> with some practical advice based on the Glasgow experience.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This article outlines the aims of the e-prints archive at the University of Glasgow and recounts our initial experiences in setting up an institutional e-prints archive using the eprints.org software. It follows on from the recent article by Stephen Pinfield, John MacColl and Mike Gardner in the last issue of Ariadne [<a href="#1">1</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/eprint-archives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article william nixon california digital library d-lib magazine jisc library of congress oai university of glasgow daedalus apache archives bibliographic data browser cataloguing copyright data digital library dublin core eprints further education graphics higher education html java lcsh metadata mysql oai-pmh open access open archives initiative perl repositories research schema search technology software solaris standards url xml Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 885 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Learning Objects and the Information Environment http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/iconex <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/iconex#author1">Ian Dolphin</a> and <a href="/issue32/iconex#author2">Paul Miller</a> discuss the place of Learning Objects in the wider environment of learning.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Iconex project [<a href="#1">1</a>] at the University of Hull was funded under the JISC's 5/99 Programme to demonstrate the value of small, portable, pieces of digital content in assisting student learning. The project is creating a repository of exemplar interactive Learning Objects, many of which are already available for use and reuse. This repository is intended to stimulate cross-fertilisation between disciplines to develop generic views of types of interaction, and to encourage the reuse of Learning Objects.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/iconex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article ian dolphin paul miller ieee ims jisc open knowledge initiative ukoln university of hull iconex jisc information environment accessibility api cd-rom data flash framework further education interoperability learning objects multimedia portal repositories software standards url usability vle xml Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 886 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Another Piece of Cake? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/netlab-history <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/netlab-history#author1">Anders Ardö</a>, <a href="/issue32/netlab-history#author2">Sigfrid Lundberg</a> and <a href="/issue32/netlab-history#author3">Ann-Sofie Zettergren</a> with an overview of the history of Netlab, now ten years old.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Actually, that was really the way it was: a cake for the consumption of a group of people interested in the development of digital libraries. It was in 1991, long before this concept had been implanted into the heart of the library community. Indeed long before most people knew about the Internet.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/netlab-history" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article anders ardo ann-sofie zettergren sigfrid lundberg lund university oai archives cataloguing database dcmi digital library dissemination dublin core dublin core metadata initiative gopher graphics information retrieval infrastructure metadata opac portfolio research rss safari search technology software udc url urn z39.50 Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 887 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk NetLab's Digital Library Gâteau http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/netlab-conference <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/netlab-conference#author1">Jessica Lindholm</a> reports from the conference "NetLab and friends: Tribute and outlook after 10 years of digital library development". The conference was held in Lund, Sweden 10-12 April 2002.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Every_future_must_have_a_past">Every future must have a past</h3> <p>How did you celebrate your tenth birthday? Perhaps by making a nice birthday cake with all your favourite ingredients to share with your friends? NetLab [<a href="#1">1</a>], the research and development department at Lund University Libraries [<a href="#2">2</a>], celebrated its tenth anniversary in April 2002 with a three-day conference in Lund, Sweden [<a href="#3">3</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/netlab-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article jessica lindholm amazon google heriot-watt university ifla ilrt jisc lund university oai oclc ukoln university of bath university of bristol eevl aggregation archives bath profile bibliographic data browser cataloguing collection description copyright data dcmi digital library digitisation dtd dublin core dublin core metadata initiative framework frbr identifier interoperability intranet ldap marc metadata namespace national library network protocol ontologies portal preservation rdf rdfs repositories research resource description rss schema search technology semantic web software standards thesaurus url vocabularies xml xml namespaces z39.50 Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 888 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk First Impressions of Ex Libris's Metalib: Talking about a Revolution? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/metalib <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/metalib#author1">Nick Lewis</a> outlines key issues in the implementation of a cross-searching portal using Metalib.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Since the advent of online databases there have been concerns about the different interfaces and software provided by publishers and suppliers. In recent years, the growth in the number of databases and full-text electronic journal services has made this aspect of electronic resource provision even more challenging, particularly for Higher Education institutions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/metalib" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article nick lewis jisc library association library of congress mla niso oclc university of east anglia agora dner elib justeis archives authentication bibliographic data cataloguing copac data database ejournal higher education html hypertext interoperability ldap library management systems licence metadata opac open archives initiative passwords portal repositories research resource discovery search technology sfx software sql standards url xml z39.50 Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 889 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Collection Description in Focus http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/collection-workshops <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/collection-workshops#author1">Clare McVeigh</a> and <a href="/issue32/collection-workshops#author2">Dierdre Wildy</a>: A Report on the Collection Description Focus Workshops, Nov 2001-Mar 2002</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>With the increasing emphasis being placed on improving access to the content of research resources in the UK, the importance of collection description as a means of ensuring that access has received a great deal of attention in recent years. The resultant debate that has surrounded the concept of collection description has been particularly fuelled by the work of the Research Support Libraries Programme (RSLP) and the many projects it has sponsored over the past three years [1].</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/collection-workshops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article clare mcveigh dierdre wildy british library university of edinburgh archives hub archives collection description copyright data dissemination metadata research resource discovery rslp schema standards thesaurus url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 890 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Electronic Theses and Dissertations: A Strategy for the UK http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/theses-dissertations <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>by <a href="/issue32/theses-dissertations#author1">John MacColl</a> considers a strategy for electronic theses and dissertations in the United Kingdom.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>‘ETDs’ is the acronym widely used in the US to stand for ‘Electronic Theses and Dissertations’. The father of the ETD movement, Professor Ed Fox of Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech), explains the acronym as containing an implicit Boolean ‘OR’: ‘ETs’ <i>OR</i> ‘EDs’ equals ‘ETDs’. This makes for a very convenient shorthand, whereby a digital object which is either an electronic thesis or an electronic dissertation can be referred to as ‘an ETD’.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/theses-dissertations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article john maccoll british library jisc oai robert gordon university university of edinburgh daedalus archives bibliographic data born digital cataloguing data database digital library digitisation dissemination ejournal electronic theses eprints file format html infrastructure intellectual property interoperability metadata oai-pmh open archives initiative open source openurl research schema search technology software url virtual research environment web services xml xml schema z39.50 Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 891 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk QA Focus http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/qa-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/qa-focus#author1">Marieke Napier</a> on Quality Assurance procedures in the Jisc 5/99 Programme.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Introduction_to_the_QA_Focus_Post">Introduction to the QA Focus Post</h3> <p>The JISC QA (Quality Assurance) Focus post [<a href="#1">1</a>], which came into being in January 2002, was detailed in full in the last issue of Vine [<a href="#5">5</a>]; but for those unfamiliar with the post a brief introduction follows.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/qa-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 feature article marieke guy ilrt jisc tasi ukoln university of bath university of bristol vads dner accessibility archives data set database digitisation framework graphics html metadata preservation research software standards url usability video Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 892 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Public Libraries: Building Better Library Services http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/public-libraries <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/public-libraries#author1">Penny Garrod</a> on the recently published Audit Commission Report: Building Better Library Services.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>I have decided to be highly topical in this edition’s Public Library column. I have chosen as my topic -finger on buzzer - the recently published Audit Commission Report<i>: Building Better Library Servi</i>c<i>es</i>. It has, after all, caused a bit of a stir. Just when you thought it was safe to abandon the rolling stacks and had won the battle to be regarded as ‘cool’ and ‘sexy’ with all those flat screen terminals, scanners, and keen silver surfers, a brickbat is lobbed at your firewall, and, goodness gracious me, its books that are important after all!.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/public-libraries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 regular column penny garrod amazon bbc cilip ukoln jisc information environment cataloguing copyright digitisation ict mp3 software url video Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 893 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Planet SOSIG http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/planet-sosig#author1">Debra Hiom</a> with a report which covers: the launch of Citizenship Past; a new VTS Tutorial for European Studies; and an update on the SOSIG Portals Project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Launch_of_Citizenship_Past">Launch of Citizenship Past</h3> <p>The launch of Citizenship Past took place on the 12th June. This is a NOF (New Opportunities Fund) consortium whose aim is to digitize over a half a million historical papers and images in order to open up access to archival and government papers in the following areas:</p> <p><b>Unlocking Key British Government Publications, 1801-1995: Full Text Digital Library, led by BOPCRIS, Hartley Library, University of Southampton.</b></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 regular column debra hiom british library ilrt jisc university of birmingham university of southampton west yorkshire archive service sosig zetoc archives bibliographic data copac database digital library digitisation further education open source portal research resource discovery rslp search technology software url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 894 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk EEVL http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/eevl <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Roddy Macleod on EEVL's engagement with RSS channels.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Background">Background</h3> <p><a href="http://www.eevl.ac.uk/">EEVL</a> is the Hub for engineering, mathematics and computing. It is an award-winning free service, which provides quick and reliable access to the best engineering, mathematics, and computing information available on the Internet. It is created and run by a team of information specialists from a number of universities and institutions in the UK, lead by Heriot Watt University.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/eevl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 regular column roddy macleod heriot-watt university jisc ukoln eevl failte cataloguing database further education higher education html intranet javascript resource discovery rss search technology standards url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 895 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines: The New Kids on the Block - Copying Or Competing? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Search Engines: <a href="/issue32/search-engines#author1">Phil Bradley</a> The new kids on the block - copying or competing? This article looks at who is providing the competition for Google and Ixquick, and provides some food for thought for those who use these two search engines.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>I'm sure that you don't need me to tell you that the world of the search engine is constantly in a state of flux – old search engines falling away, only to be replaced by new ones. This can be clearly illustrated this month as two well known favourites, Google and Ixquick are facing up to new competition. This article looks at who is competing with them, and provides some food for thought for those people who automatically go to one or other search engine.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 regular column phil bradley bbc google search technology url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 896 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: Report On The Sixth Institutional Web Management Workshop http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> with a report on the Sixth Institutional International Web Management Workshop held this year at the University of Strathclyde.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Institutional Web Management Workshop series is the main event organised by UK Web Focus. The workshop series began with a two-day event at King's College London in June 1997. The event has been repeated every year since then and, after the first event, was extended to a three-day format.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 tooled up brian kelly colchester institute de montfort university jisc kings college london queens university belfast robert gordon university ukoln university of aberdeen university of bath university of bristol university of glasgow university of strathclyde university of york accessibility authentication authentication service blog content management css framework further education higher education html infrastructure interoperability mis ms word open source portal research rss software usability video vle web development web services web standards xhtml Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 897 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk UM.Sitemaker: Flexible Web Publishing for Academic Users http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/maybaum <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/maybaum#author1">Jonathan Maybaum</a> explains how UM.SiteMaker was designed to fill an important gap in the array of tools to suit academic publishing.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In an article published in this journal last year <a href="http://sitemaker.umich.edu/maybaum/files/ariadne-june-2002.html#ref_01">[1]</a>, Editor Philip Hunter observed that the extent of use of web publishing systems in universities is surprisingly low, considering the technical sophistication of most academic environments, and he discussed some reasons that might account for this circumstance.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/maybaum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 tooled up jonathan maybaum apple jisc access control authentication cataloguing content management data database framework graphics html infrastructure intellectual property j2ee java open source operating system passwords research standards techwatch report url usability Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 898 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Watch: Revisiting 404 Error Pages in UK University Web Sites http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-watch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/web-watch#author1">Brian Kelly</a> revists 404 Error Pages in UK University Web Sites.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>A survey of 404 error pages on UK University Web sites was carried in June 1999 and the findings were reported in Ariadne issue 20 <a href="#ref-01">[1]</a>. After a period of 2 years the survey has been repeated allowing trends to be identified. The findings are given in this article.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 tooled up brian kelly ukoln university of bath internet explorer mis url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 899 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Internet 2 Spring Member Meeting http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/internet2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/internet2#author1">John Paschoud</a> reports on an Internet2 meeting, Arlington, Virginia, 6th – 8th May 2002, which discussed Networks, Applications and Middleware.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Internet2 is a consortium framework organisation (a bit like JISC in the UK) within which a large number of projects are cultivated and coordinated. Members are mainly US universities, US government agencies, and significant commercial partners such as IBM and Cisco Systems. Its' purpose is as its' title suggests: to foster the implementation of the "next generation" Internet. A meeting for all members is normally held each spring and autumn.</p> <p>Internet2 projects divide into 3 main strands:</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/internet2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 event report john paschoud edina elsevier ibm jisc london school of economics ukerna authentication browser communications protocol data digital library framework higher education html identifier infrastructure interoperability jpg ldap metadata namespace shibboleth software standardisation url video web browser zip Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 900 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web-archiving: Managing and Archiving Online Documents and Records http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-archiving <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/web-archiving#author1">Neil Beagrie</a> and <a href="/issue32/web-archiving#author2">Philip Pothen</a> report on the Digital Preservation Coalition Forum held 25th March 2002.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Web sites are an increasingly important part of this country’s information and cultural heritage. As such, the question of their preservation through archiving becomes one which organisations need to be increasingly aware of.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/web-archiving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 event report neil beagrie philip pothen bbc bnf british library digital preservation coalition jisc the national archives ukoln university of london internet archive archives copyright data database digital preservation framework identifier preservation research standards ulcc url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 901 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The Information Grid http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/information-grid <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne reports on a one-day workshop on 'an interoperable environment to support research, learning and teaching' held at the e-Science Institute in Edinburgh, April 30, 2002.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Many of the issues faced by the e-Science Programme and the Digital Library community world-wide are generic in nature, in that both require complex metadata in order to create services for users. Both need to process large amounts of distributed data. Recognition of this common interest within both communities resulted in this invitation-only one-day workshop at the e-Science Institute in Edinburgh. It brought together interested parties from both the digital library and e-Science communities, and kicked off detailed discussion of the way forward for both.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/information-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 event report ariadne staff google ibm ims jisc jisc collections microsoft ukoln university of bath w3c dner elib jisc information environment archives authentication cataloguing data data management data mining data set database digital library digital preservation digital repositories dublin core e-science framework identifier information architecture infrastructure interoperability metadata ontologies operating system persistent identifier portal preservation provenance research resource discovery rss schema semantic web service registry software url web services xml Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 902 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk WWW2002 Here http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/www2002 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue32/www2002#author1">Libby Miller</a> sends notes from the WW2002 conference in Hawaii.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>WWW2002 <a href="#[1]">[1]</a> was the 11th annual World Wide Web Conference, held this year in Tourist Hell (Waikiki), Hawaii. WWW2002 ran over three days, with 10 refereed tracks including one on the Semantic Web, and six 'alternate' tracks. All the papers from the conference are available online in html <a href="#[2]">[2]</a>. You might also like to look at the RDF Interest group chatlogs and blog pages for the days covering the conference <a href="#[3]">[3]</a> and I also have some photos <a href="#[4]">[4]</a> as does Dave Beckett <a href="#[5]">[5]</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/www2002" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 event report libby miller google ilrt jisc ukoln university of bath university of bristol w3c adobe archives blog copyright data database dublin core flash graphics html infrastructure javascript metadata pics programming language rdf search technology semantic web sql svg url vector graphics web services wireless xml xslt Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 903 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Open Archive Forum Workshop: Creating a European Forum on Open Archives http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/open-archives-forum <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne reports on the Open Archives Forum's First Workshop: Creating a European Forum on Open Archives. Pisa, 13-14 May 2002. CNR, Pisa.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Pisa is small medieval Italian town, and, as is well-known, it features some extraordinary architecture, both religious and secular, some of which dates back to the Roman period. The Square of Miracles is in a class by itself, but there are several notable buildings as you move towards the river Arno. Including the <i>Scuola Normale Superiore</i>, where Enrico Fermi studied, a medieval building refaced by the artist and art historian Vasari much later. It also features some interesting modern architecture, of which the CNR is a fine example.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/open-archives-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 event report philip hunter oai ukoln university of bath university of southampton application profile archives data dublin core identifier interoperability metadata oai-pmh open access open archives initiative open source portal schema simple dublin core software url xml xml schema Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 904 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Oxford Reference Online http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/oxford-reference-collection <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>A user review of the Oxford University Press reference site by <a href="/issue32/oxford-reference-collection#author1">Pete Dowdell</a>.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In March of this year Oxford University Press unveiled their online reference site. Called the core collection, it comprises of around 100 reference works in print, collated into a coherent single body with well-integrated cross-searching facilities. It has been developed as a joint project between the two halves of the OU organisation, in Oxford and in the USA.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/oxford-reference-collection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 review pete dowdell oxford university press university of oxford authentication database licence metadata search technology standards url Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 905 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Newsline: News You Can Use http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/newsline <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> <h3 id="The_JISC_has_published_the_following_circular_JISC_Circular_C0602_to_the_community"><a name="1"></a>The JISC has published the following circular (JISC Circular C06/02) to the community</h3> <p><i>[3 July 2002]</i></p> <p>A call for number of projects designed to give the UK experience of emerging technologies in the authentication and authorisation area, based on open, vendor-independent standards. Institutions have a period of six weeks to respond. The deadline for full proposals is 12 noon on Thursday 18th July 2002.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue32/newsline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue32 news and events shirley keane british library digital preservation coalition jisc lund university ukoln university of bath archives authentication cataloguing copyright data digital library digital preservation dissemination dublin core further education knowledge base metadata preservation research vle Sun, 07 Jul 2002 23:00:00 +0000 editor 906 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk