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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' ...
Greek libraries and team working: the survey and results
Team working is inherent to human being. Literature has concluded that work brings satisfaction and high performance if rewards instead of punishment as well as self-control and self- direction are to be established. ...
Libraries in Italy: a brief overview in the past , in the present and in the future
(Ένωση Ελλήνων Βιβλιοθηκονόμων και Επιστημόνων Πληροφόρησης, 2009)
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 ...
Integrated search tools for newspaper digital libraries
Reports on a project designed to create a digital library of newspaper issues dated since 1890. All source material is the property of Lambrakis Press SA, the largest publisher inGreece, and exceeds 1.2 million pages, half ...
Knowledge Organization Systems in Digital libraries
This introductory workshop is intended for anyone concerned with subject access to digital libraries. It provides a bridge by presenting methods of subject access as treated in an information studies program for those ...
A framework for performance monitoring, load balancing, adaptive timeouts and quality of service in digital libraries
Abstract. In this paper, we investigate the issues of performance management in large scale, autonomous and federated digital library systems, performing the tasks of indexing, searching and retrieval of information objects. ...
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 ...
Geographic Information Retrieval and Digital Libraries
In this demonstration we will examine the effectiveness of Geographic Information Retrieval (GIR) methods in digital library interfaces. We will show how various types of information may benefit from explicit geographic ...