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Libraries in Italy: a brief overview in the past , in the present and in the future
(Ένωση Ελλήνων Βιβλιοθηκονόμων και Επιστημόνων Πληροφόρησης, 2009)
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 ...
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 ...
A Gateway to the Knowledge in Taiwan’s Digital Archives
Taiwan’s digital archives cover a broad range of cultural and natural assets. More than 2 million objects have been accumulated since the project was launched in 2002. As the number and diversity of digitised objects ...
A Global Approach to Digital Library Evaluation towards Quality Interoperability
This paper describes some of the key research works related to my PhD thesis. The goal is the development of a global approach to digital library (DL) evaluation towards quality interoperability. DL evaluation has a vital ...
Collaborative Ownership in Cross-Cultural Educational Digital Library Design
This paper details research into building a Collaborative Educational Resource Design model by investigating two contrasting Kenyan / UK design case-studies and an evaluation of end-users and designers’ perceptions of ...
Chance Encounters in the Digital Library
While many digital libraries focus on supporting defined tasks that require targeted searching, there is potential for enabling serendipitous discovery that can serve multiple purposes from aiding with the targeted search ...