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Utility-based High Performance Digital Library Systems
Many practical digital library systems have had to deal with scalability of data collections and/or service provision. Early attempts at enabling this scalability focused on data/services closely coupled with or tightly ...
Social metadata for the impact factor
The purpose of this research is to address the need for a definition of metadata descriptors for use in enhancing the accuracy of bibliometric instruments of scholarly evaluation, such as the impact factor. Design/met ...
Digital Libraries as Phenotypes for Digital Societies
The research and development community has been actively creating and deploying digital libraries for more than two decades and many digital libraries have become indispensable tools in the daily life of people around ...
Stress-Testing General Purpose Digital Library Software
DSpace, Fedora, and Greenstone are three widely used open source digital library systems. In this paper we report on scalability tests performed on these tools by ourselves and others. These range from repositories ...
Unraveling the Dynamics of Digital Library Community: a Social Network Analysis Approach
The purpose of this research is to investigate the networks of ‘academic community’ of Digital Library (DL) using various Social Network Analysis (SNA) tools and metrics. Digital Library emerged from convergence of several ...
Representations of libraries in classical Greece
Chests and rolls appear on some vases from the classical period as well as on several attic reliefs. After having studied each case - all the more important as chests may symbolise interiority and the condition of women - ...
Divergence and convergence within Greek library education: An applied vs a theoretical approach
This paper explores the differences and similarities of the three library schools educating librarians and information professionals in Greece. The structure of higher education in Greece has recently undergone major ...
The American library association: promoting information power and equal access
(Ένωση Ελλήνων Βιβλιοθηκαρίων, 2003)
Virtual libraries: interactive support software and an application in chaotic models
Observes that in today's digital world, not many things continue to operate in the traditional manner. This is because the ways of living and working demand new technology, new tools and new methods. This is the case for ...