Browse by Subject "digital Libraries"
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(Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)The Getty has a lengthy history in the research and development of thesauri and other structured vocabulary tools to make the use and ex-change of electronic information easier. These tools include the Art & Architecture ...
Dimensions and Discriminability: The Role of Controlled Vocabulary in Visualizing Document Associations (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)Visualization interfaces can improve subject access by highlighting the inclusion of document representation components in similarity and discrimination relationships. Within a set of retrieved documents, what kinds of ...
Hypostatizing Data Collections, Especially Bibliographic: Abstractions, Representations, Sensitizations, Adaptations/Personalizations,... (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)Data, originating in abstractions of realities, and denoting selected aspects, at specific times and places, for particular purposes, are for storage and/or transfer made manifest through representations. Some of the ...
First, the discussion will center around how prediction of technology trends has gone in the past. So the discussion will be about the evolution of the Net and where things are going, just very briefly, as well as about ...
Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a powerful technology for the vital tasks of information retrieval (IR) and knowledge discovery (KD) which, in turn, feed the visualization systems of the present and future and enable ...
"The knowledge structures that form traditional library classification schemes hold great potential for improving resource description and discovery on the Internet and for organizing electronic document collections. The ...
Over the last four years, the Information Interaction Laboratory at Rutgers' School of Communication, Information and Library Studies has performed a series of investigations concerned with various aspects of people's ...
The sheer amount of electronic information makes filtering a vital component of contemporary information work. Field observations of managers and engineers at the Boeing Company who received filtered information about ...
Despite early claims to the contrary, thesauri continue to find use as access tools for information in the full-text environment. Their mode of use is changing, but this change actually represents an expansion rather than ...
"IODyne (pronounced ""iodine"") is an Internet client program that allows one to retrieve information from servers by dynamically combining information objects. Information objects are abstract representations of bibliographic ...
The idea of obtaining subject access to information by being able to visualize an information space, and to navigate through that space toward useful or interesting information, is attractive and plausible. However, this ...
"Presenting digital information, navigation in search of it, and the techniques employed by search engines to find it, have become intimately entwined. For these reasons, this discussion will roam beyond the narrow subject ...