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Developing Query Patterns
Query patterns enable effective information tools and provide guidance to users interested in posing complex questions about objects. Semantically, query patterns represent important questions, while syntactically they ...
An Empirical Study of User Navigation during Document Triage
Document triage is the moment in the information seeking process when the user first decides the relevance of a document to their information need. This paper reports a study of user behaviour during document triage. ...
Supporting the Creation of Scholarly Bibliographies by Communities through Online Reputation Based Social Collaboration
Bibliographic digital libraries play a significant role in conducting research and, in the past few years, have started to move from closed to more open social platforms. However, in this, they have faced challenges ...
Searching in a Book
Information has no value unless it is accessible. With physical books, most people rely on the table of contents and subject index to find what they want. But what if they are reading a book in a digital library and have ...
Superimposed Image Description and Retrieval for Fish Species Identification
Fish species identification is critical to the study of fish ecology and management of fisheries. Traditionally, dichotomous keys are used for fish identification. The keys consist of questions about the observed specimen. ...
Improving OCR Accuracy for Classical Critical Editions
This paper describes a work-flow designed to populate a digital library of ancient Greek critical editions with highly accurate OCR scanned text. While the most recently available OCR engines are now able after suitable ...
A Policy-based Institutional Web Archiving System with Adjustable Exposure of Archived Resources
Despite the recognition that Archiving Web content is important and Web archiving systems freely crawl and collect resources on the Web for preservation, they have difficulties in collecting all versions of a single Web ...
Managing documentary collections through digitization
(Πανεπιστήμιο Μακεδονίας, 2001)
Digital collection development is part of a broader perspective on collection development, and generally needs to be assessed using the same criteria. However, there is a difference between reviewing collections already ...
Libraries in Italy: a brief overview in the past , in the present and in the future
(Ένωση Ελλήνων Βιβλιοθηκονόμων και Επιστημόνων Πληροφόρησης, 2009)