Browse by Subject "Digital libraries"

  • Pomerantz, Jeffrey; Mostafa, Javed; Aparac Jelušić, Tatjana; Qin, Jian; Tammaro, Anna Maria; Weech, Terry (2009-02-08)
    In this wildcard session we will extend some early work planning a framework for developing an international curriculum fr teaching about digital libraries. Workshop attendees will be asked to conduct a SWOT analysis of ...
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  • Joo, Soohyung (2010-02-03)
    This study is an ongoing project to develop a usability measurement instrument in the context of academic digital library. Usability reveals how users interact with a system. In the field of information science, there have ...
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    Executive summary from the three year interim report for the IMLS Digital Collections and Content project. Topics include general finding and recommendations, collection description and the collection registry, item-level ...
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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C. (DELOS Network of Excellence on Digital Libraries, 2002)
    What particular issues arise in digital library research when intended users are on the wrong side of socioeconomic, information, and digital divides? How can digital library evaluation account more fully for the practices ...
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  • Lehmberg, Timm; Rehm, Georg; Witt, Andreas; Zimmerman, Felix (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    Comprehensive data repositories are an essential part of practically all research carried out in the digital humanities nowadays. For example, library science, literary studies, and computational and corpus linguistics ...
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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
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  • Epstein, Jason (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008)
    Digitization has brought the five hundred-year-old Gutenberg era to an end. Gutenberg’s press opened the gates to our modern rational, secular world. The cultural impact of today’s digital technologies, which will bring ...
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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (2003-10-02)
    The overarching question for the NSDL evaluation should be, "How does this online network of learning environments and resources support education?" Implied within that question are crucial ones about the NSDL as a defined ...
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  • Schatz, Bruce; Mischo, William H.; Cole, Timothy W.; Bishop, Ann Peterson; Harum, Susan; Johnson, Eric; Neumann, Laura J.; Chen, Hsinchun; Ng, Dorbin (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1999-02)
    The Illinois Digital Library Project has developed an infrastructure for federated repositories. The deployed testbed indexes articles from many scientific journals and publishers in a production stream that can be searched ...
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  • Schatz, Bruce; Mischo, William H.; Cole, Timothy W.; Hardin, Joseph B.; Bishop, Ann Peterson; Chen, Hsinchun (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1996-05)
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  • Cole, Timothy W.; Jackson, Amy S.; Palmer, Carole L.; Shreeves, Sarah L.; Twidale, Michael B.; Zavalina, Oksana L. (2006-10)
    This white paper details our findings to date relevant to the Framework of Guidance for Building Good Digital Collections. We provide sixteen recommendations to NISO suggesting potential ways to improve the impact and/or ...
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  • Larson, Ray R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    Digital library (DL) projects are beginning to create very large-scale repositories of digital information on a wide range of topics. As with traditional print libraries, this information can be indexed and retrieved in ...
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  • Buttenfield, Barbara P. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    The term "scalability" has specific connotations in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) that conventionally relate to monitoring and predicting growth of geographic phenomena. A family of computational models has been ...
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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995)
    [These proceedings were captured from the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine; as such, outgoing links may retain the original structure captured by the Internet Archive. E-mail addresses may no longer be active. In ...
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  • Wildemuth, Barbara M.; Pomerantz, Jeffrey; Oh, Sanghee; Fox, Edward A.; Yang, Seungwon (2009-02-08)
    Given that digital libraries bring together technology, information, and the people using the information, it can easily be argued that i-schools should play a central role in educating DL professionals. This study examines ...
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  • Urban, Richard J. (2009-10-27)
    Slides presented to the Chief Officers of State Library Agencies annual meeting. Update on IMLS DCC progress since spring, 2009; Flickr Feasibility Study; collection development (of IMLS DCC and Opening History Collections) ...
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  • Cole, Timothy W. (2003-04)
    The first six months of the University of Illinois IMLS Digital Collections and Content project were spent refining project planning, hiring staff, purchasing and configuring project servers and workstations, forming a ...
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  • Cole, Timothy W. (2003-11)
    The IMLS Digital Collections and Content project has made good progress in all areas of the project during the previous six months. As noted in prior report, a few early milestones were delayed due to longer than anticipated ...
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  • Cole, Timothy W. (2004-04)
    The IMLS Digital Collections and Content (DCC) Project has made progress on a number of fronts over the past six months. The response rate for the survey distributed in September to 1998-2002 National Leadership Grant (NLG) ...
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  • Cole, Timothy W.; Shreeves, Sarah L. (2004-10)
    The IMLS Digital Collections and Content (DCC) Project has made progress on a number of fronts over the past six months. After a second distribution of the survey to National Leadership Grant (NLG) projects funded in 2003 ...
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