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In praise of the Alexandrian librarians: pioneers in literacy scholarship
The article highlights the three librarians of the Library of Alexandria, who pioneered the formal study of literary texts in classical Greece in the third and second centuries B.C. Zenodotus, the first official head of ...
A Query Language for Digital Libraries
W e introduce a data model for digital libraries and an associated query language for the discovery of objects of interest based on content or description. W e also outline possible mappings of the query language to existing ...
The NEUMA Project: towards Cooperative On-line Music Score Libraries
The NEUMA project (http://neuma.irpmf-cnrs.fr) aims at designing and evaluating an open cooperative system for musician communities, enabling new search and analysis tools for symbolic musical content sharing and ...
Maintaining object authenticity in very large digital libraries
Digital libraries are increasingly being used to manage re- search data, leading to a signi¯cant increase in the amount of material held in such systems. Much of this material is irreplaceable, and there is a pressing need ...
Demonstration of User Interfaces for Querying in 3D Architectural Content in PROBADO3D
The PROBADO project is a research effort to develop Digital Library support for non-textual documents. The main goal is to contribute to all parts of the Digital Library workflow from content acquisition over semi-automatic ...
Evaluation of digital libraries
Digital libraries (DLs) are new and innovative information systems, under constant development and change, and therefore evaluation is of critical importance to ensure not only their correct evolution but also their ...
Second Workshop on Very Large Digital Libraries 2009: Held in Conjunction with the European Conference on Digital Libraries, Corfu, Greece, 2nd of October 2009
Since its first edition, the goal of the Very Large Digital Libraries workshop has been to provide researchers, practitioners and application developers with a forum fostering a constructive exchange among all key actors ...
Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries