Overview of content related to 'metadata' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/95/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=john%20kirriemuir&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Establishing a Digital Library Centre http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/kirriemuir <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue29/kirriemuir#author1">John Kirriemuir</a> outlines some of the issues for the establishment of digital library centres in UK Higher Education institutions.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This article discusses some of the issues that arise when an academic department, unit or institution moves from possessing a few digital library projects and services, to possessing an integrated digital library centre.</p> <p>The article is based on:</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/kirriemuir" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue29 feature article john kirriemuir birmingham city university british library cerlim edina ilrt jisc manchester metropolitan university south bank university ukoln university of bath university of bristol university of strathclyde dner eevl elib sosig archives cataloguing copyright data database digital library digitisation dissemination e-learning further education higher education ict infrastructure metadata rae research resource discovery rslp standards subject gateway url Tue, 02 Oct 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 822 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk OMNI Corner: Information or Hysteria, "Talking sensibly" in the Biomedical Field http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue19/omni <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue19/omni#author1">John Kirriemuir</a> outlines current areas of concern in: Information or Hysteria? "Talking sensibly" in the biomedical field.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-body"> <h3 id="Defining_the_subjects">Defining the subjects</h3> <p>Here at OMNI, our subject gateway essentially covers all of the health studies subjects in scope (basically medicine and health), and various biomedical aspects of the life sciences, such as molecular biology research, clinical psychology and sports medicines.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue19/omni" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue19 regular column john kirriemuir eevl elib sosig archives cataloguing data database java metadata research resource description resource discovery search technology software subject gateway Fri, 19 Mar 1999 00:00:00 +0000 editor 590 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Clifford Lynch in Interview http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/clifford <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue10/clifford#author1">Clifford Lynch</a>, the Executive Director of CNI, was interviewed by John Kirriemuir at the Metadata: What Is It? workshop on 18 June 1997. Clifford shares some views on mirroring, caching, metadata, Z39.50 and how he sees his role in CNI.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Z39.50 has been around for a long time, now - why do you think it has not been assimilated into networked retrieval applications and technologies to the extent of e.g. CD-ROMs, the Web?</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/clifford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 feature article clifford lynch john kirriemuir arl british library cni coalition for networked information oclc ukoln authentication bibliographic data bibliographic database browser cache cd-rom copyright data database dublin core framework ftp information retrieval infrastructure library management systems metadata pics research search technology software web browser z39.50 Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 343 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Editorial: Goodbyeee http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/editorials <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Web editor, <a href="/issue10/editorials#author1">John Kirriemuir</a> bows out after ten Ariadne issues.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This is my last issue as editor of the Web version of Ariadne. In a few weeks time, I will leaving the fluffy bunch of people collectively known as "UKOLN" <a name="note1"></a><a href="#ref1">[1]</a>, to join the equally fluffy bunch of people known as the "ILRT" <a name="note2"></a><a href="#ref2">[2]</a>. Just time for a quick look at what is in this issue, and then some thanks to various people who have been useful/groovy/fluffy to Ariadne over the last ooooh, two years or so, now.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue10/editorials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue10 editorial john kirriemuir ilrt jisc ukoln acorn eevl elib niss sosig digital library dublin core groovy higher education metadata research search technology Fri, 18 Jul 1997 23:00:00 +0000 editor 344 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Down Your Way: The Natural History Museum http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/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="/issue8/down-your-way#author1">John Kirriemuir</a> takes in megabytes of trilobites at the Natural History Museum.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue8/down-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue8 regular column john kirriemuir imperial college london london business school ukoln university of bath elib cd-rom content provider copyright database digitisation dissemination infrastructure metadata multimedia preservation research search technology Wed, 19 Mar 1997 00:00:00 +0000 editor 293 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Editorial Introduction to Issue 5 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue5/editorial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The editor introduces Ariadne issue 5.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>So why is this issue of the Web version of Ariadne so big, then?</p> <p>…was a question asked by several people who have watched this issue being constructed. The answer is, in one word, "awareness" (Ariadne does reside in the <a href="http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/elib/lists/ta.html">Training and Awareness</a> section of the eLib programme). In a possibly noticeable change of direction, the Web version of Ariadne (WVA for short) will have a significantly heavier bias towards making its target audience aware of relevant and useful services and resources.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue5/editorial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue5 editorial john kirriemuir british library d-lib magazine jisc ukerna ukoln elib browser copyright data dublin core metadata provenance research search technology web browser Wed, 18 Sep 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 137 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Editorial Introduction to Issue 4: Changes to Ariadne and How to Read the Web Version http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/editor.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The editor explains changes in Ariadne format.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Caching:_A_criminal_offence_not_to">Caching: A criminal offence not to?</h3> <p>How many others are dreading the next massive intake/return of Internet curious student in the autumn, and the subsequent effects on networking speed?</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue4/editor.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue4 editorial john kirriemuir jisc elib niss cache data digital library dublin core e-learning metadata preservation research search technology Thu, 18 Jul 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 101 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Editorial Introduction to Issue 3 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue3/editorial.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>John Kirriemuir, Editor, introduces the Web version of Ariadne.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="Brief_thoughts_on_indexing_the_World">Brief thoughts on indexing the World</h3> <p>As speculation mounts on when, as opposed to whether, Digital will be <a href="http://www.altavista.digital.com/cgi-bin/query?pg=about">mirroring Alta Vista in the UK/Europe</a>, and what exactly they mean by "will have partners who can localize the pages and include regional content", late night pre-Ariadne launch thoughts turn to matters indexing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue3/editorial.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue3 editorial john kirriemuir archives cache dom dublin core metadata research search technology software Sat, 18 May 1996 23:00:00 +0000 editor 70 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk The 4th WWW Conference in Boston http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/boston <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.bris.ac.uk/ilrt/people/person/debra-a-hiom/overview.html">Debra Hiom</a> and <a href="http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/ukoln/staff/alumni/">John Kirriemuir</a> provide an informal report from the "cutting edge" of Web development.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>This is an informal diary of two delegates who attended the big event for World Wide Web people, namely the 4th International WWW Conference. Debra Hiom, the SOSIG research officer and John Kirriemuir, the <a href="http://ukoln.bath.ac.uk/">UKOLN</a> Information Officer provide the dialogue. The good quality photographs were taken by Debra, on her expensive camera, while the not-so-good quality pictures were taken by John on a cheap and nasty disposable camera (7 dollars).</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue1/boston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue1 feature article debra hiom john kirriemuir massachusetts institute of technology oasis oclc sun microsystems ukoln university of kent university of manchester w3c sosig archives ascii browser cache data html identifier java licence linux metadata preservation research resource discovery software telnet uri url web development Fri, 19 Jan 1996 00:00:00 +0000 editor 28 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk