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Assistive Technologies in Greek Libraries
To investigate the current use of assistive technologies (AT) in Greek libraries, unveil the relationship between AT suppliers and library authorities and achieve a better understanding of companies' and libraries' ...
Changes and developments in Greek libraries
Greek libraries have experienced a tremendous evolution towards modernization in recent years. The lack of tradition in libraries and the existence of an educational system based on the single textbook did not favour the ...
DocML: a digital library of university data
This paper presents DocML, a Web-based digital library of university data. The goal is to build a system capable of preserving and managing student assignments efficiently in a university environment. It is based on a ...
Describes the current state of librarianship and bibliography in Cyprus, with separate sections for the Greek and Turkish sectors. Although there is no national library in the Greek sector there are 5 types of public ...
Eliminating query failures in a work-centric library meta-search environment
Purpose - This paper aims to describe how approaches such as semantic based query rewritings and FRBR work entities composition could solve existing problems and improve the overall behavior of a mediated based meta-search ...
A user-oriented evaluation of digital libraries: case study the 'electronic journals' service of the library and information service of the University of Patras, Greece
Respondents were asked to indicate which factors would discourage them from accessing an e-journals service. The choices provided by the questionnaire are detailed in Table XVIII. There was also the "other" option where ...
Foreign cultural center library use in Cyprus
Briefly examines the pupose of foreign cultural centres in Cyprus focusing on library services provided. Analyses use behaviour in UK and US cultural centres in Cyprus in order to determine user characteristics, the library ...
Ancient Greek libraries
The problems of studying the libraries of Ancient Greece, caused by the lack of physical evidence of their existence, are discussed. Particular attention is given to the library at Alexandria.
Mobile information services in libraries: a review of current trends in delivering information
This paper aims to review the literature on mobile information services. It considers only peer-reviewed papers published in English between 2004 and 2014. Design/methodology/approach -- The method of systematic review was ...
A preservation policy maturity model: a practical tool for Greek libraries and archives
In 2011 in Greece, a nationwide survey into the preservation status of collections of public, municipal, academic and bank libraries, including the General State Archives, wascompleted. The survey was part of a larger ...