Developing a national database on Librarianship and Information Science. The case of E-VIVA, the Hellenic fulltext database
Τσιμπόγλου, Φίλιππος Χ.
Σακκά, Ελένη Κ.
Κουκουνίδου, Βασιλική (Σύλβια) Β.
Tsimpoglou, Filippos Ch.
Koukounidou, Vasiliki (Sylvia) V.
Sakka, Eleni K.
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The paper presents the Hellenic fulltext database on Librarianship and Information Science E-VIVA (Ellinike Vivliothikonomike Vase), developed by the Library of the University of Cyprus. The objectives of E-VIVA is to identify, gather, organize, digitize and promote the research, conducted in Greece and Cyprus in the scientific fields of Archival, Library and Infor-mation Sciences. Data are provided concerning the cov-erage, the content, the format and the environment of the database as well as the steps that have been fol-lowed for the development. The legal framework related with the copyright issues that are raised is also dis-cussed. Furthermore a comparison is attempted be-tween E-VIVA, eLIS, LISA and LISTA. Finally the next plans of the Library of the University of Cyprus for the project are presented.