European Library Networks

The organization of each system is described in terms of hardware configuration, software and file structure, output and services, and costs. Flow charts and diagrams illustrate the system characteristics. Annotation copyright Book News,

Author: Karl Wilhelm Neubauer

Publisher: Praeger

ISBN: UCAL:B4201288

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 435

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On the data processing systems of western European countries. The organization of each system is described in terms of hardware configuration, software and file structure, output and services, and costs. Flow charts and diagrams illustrate the system characteristics. Annotation copyright Book News,
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Libraries Networks and Europe

Author: Andy Ewers

Publisher: [London] : British Library, Research and Development Department

ISBN: UOM:39015033250898

Category: Exchange of bibliographic information

Page: 91

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Library automation and networking New tools for a new identity L automatisation et les r seaux de biblioth ques de nouveaux outils pour une identit nouvelle

Covers use of new technologies for libraries and the European Commission plan for libraries.

Author: Herman Liebaers

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 9783111711348

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 370

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Covers use of new technologies for libraries and the European Commission plan for libraries. Contains papers covering new technologies and data collecting for preservation, networking between publishers, distributors and libraries, data and access, co-operative library systems and more.
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Mining the Digital Information Networks

The European Library was launched as an operational service in March 2005. It
aggregates the digital collections of Europe's national and research libraries and
brings together the catalogues of its partner libraries to create a union catalogue
 ...

Author: N. Lavesson

Publisher: IOS Press

ISBN: 9781614992707

Category: Computers

Page: 116

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Electronic publishing is continuously changing; new technologies open new ways for individuals, scholars, communities and networks to establish contacts, exchange data, produce information and share knowledge on a variety of devices, from personal computers to mobile media. There is an urgent need to rethink electronic publishing in order to develop and use new communication paradigms and technologies, and to devise a truly digital format for the future. This book presents the conference proceedings of the ELPUB 2013 conference, held in Karlskrona, Sweden, in June 2013. The main theme of the conference is extracting and processing data from the vast wealth of digital publishing, and the ways to use and reuse this information in innovative social contexts in a sustainable way. The conference brings together researchers and practitioners to discuss data mining, digital publishing and social networks, along with their implications for scholarly communication, information services, e-learning, e-businesses, the cultural heritage sector and other areas where electronic publishing is imperative. The book is divided into three sections: full research articles, full professional articles and extended abstracts. Each section is further subdivided into Data Mining and Intelligent Computing, Publishing and Access and Social Computing and Practices. Focusing on key issues surrounding the development of methods for gathering and processing information, and on the means for making these data useful and accessible, this book will be of interest to the whole digital community.
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Cooperative Cataloging

Dempsey , Library Bibliographic Networks in Europe , 31 - 32 . Catherine
Lupovici , “ University Library Computer Networks in France , ” in Neubauer and
Dyer , European Library Networks , 156 - 170 . 33 . Pascal Sanz and Philippe
Raccah ...

Author: Barry B. Baker

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1560245824

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Here is an in-depth look at the colorful past, controversial present, and exciting and challenging future of cooperative cataloging. Over the years, librarians have struggled to develop a successful cooperative cataloging system that catalogs bibliographic items through the joint action of a group of independent libraries and makes bibliographic records accessible to both group members and nonparticipating libraries. Cooperative Cataloging chronicles the programs that have been tried and helps readers understand the importance of cooperative cataloging, its strengths and weaknesses, and its promise for the future. The chapters in Cooperative Cataloging reflect the major issues discussed by the newly formed Cooperative Cataloging Council. Its goals are to provide access to materials in libraries'collections, to increase the availability of unique records created under mutually acceptable standards, and to provide leadership in the information community. Some of the important cooperative cataloging efforts covered in this book include: the National Coordinating Cataloging Program (NCCP) cooperative cataloging outside the United States CONSER the National Coordinated Cataloging Operation (NACO) the United States Newspaper Program cooperative cataloging microform sets Catalogers, library administrators, technical services administrators, and library school students will gain a better understanding of the past from this comprehensive historical perspective on cooperative cataloging. They will also benefit from discussions of current programs and valuable suggestions for improving libraries'ability to provide bibliographic access to information resources. Cooperative Cataloging helps information professionals lay a solid foundation for successful cooperative cataloging in the future.
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New Information Technologies and Libraries

Proceedings of the Advanced Research Workshop organised by the European
Cultural Foundation in Luxembourg, ... L. Costers and A. Bossers LIBRARY
NETWORKING IN EUROPE Overview of trends and developments of Library ...

Author: H. Liebaers

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9789400954526

Category: Computers

Page: 362

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The nucleus of this volume consists of a number of papers presented at the Advanced Research Workshop on liThe Impact of New Information Technologies on Library Management, Resources and Cooperation" , held in Luxembourg fran 19-23 November 1984. The oorkshop was a joint effort of four international organisations. The Scientific Affairs Division of the North .Atlantic Treaty Organization, through a personal canmitment and interest expressed by Dr. H. Durand, Assistant Secretary General for Scientific Affairs, was the first and major sponsor acting as a catalyst in enabling the Workshop to take place. Through its support for travel and subsistence costs of some of the North American participants, the Workshop could become a platfo~in for the exchange of ideas between parties concerned with information handling and transmission and information policy in Western Europe and North America. The Directorate General for Information Market and Innovation of the Canmission of the European Communities hosted the Vlorkshop in its facilities - the Jean l'bnnet Building in Luxembourg - also providing for simultaneous translation in the main languages of the European Community. Moreover, the Canmission generously funded the participation of key participants fran Community countries and provided participants with ample info~ination on existing Community programmes related to electronic publications, electronic transmission of documents, copyright problems, problems of standards, telecanmunication, and so on. 'I'he Council of Europe supported attendance fran Sweden, Austria and Spain. And lastly, the European Cultural Foundation organised the event on behalf of all these organisa tions.
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In the Spirit of 1992

Access to Western European Libraries and Literature Mary M. Huston, Maureen
Pastine ... At the First European Conference on Library Automation and
Networking which EFLC organized in Brussels on 9–11 May 1990, the idea of
becoming a ...

Author: Mary M. Huston

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000757958

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 136

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This book, first published in 1992, provides vital information on the changes in Western European information services resulting from the new European Community. Through an elaboration of the information infrastructure supporting political, economic, social, and bibliographic interconnections among Western European nations, readers will gain a detailed understanding of this multifaceted landscape. It contains informative chapters on topics such as information policy and library status in the European Community, standardization and other cooperative strategies among libraries in Europe, bibliographic access in the United Kingdom, access to information stores in Nordic countries, access to selected European online databases, and implications of European libraries’ cooperative developments for American libraries. This revelatory book features the thinking of distinguished experts on key initiatives in the European information community.
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Global Library and Information Science

discussed at the European conference organized by the Forum of National Public
Library Authorities: NAPLE ... questions to be confronted by public libraries in
Europe is whether they can see themselves as forming one network serving the ...

Author: Ismael Abdullahi

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9783598220425

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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This book presents international librarianship and library science through insightful and well written chapters contributed by experts and scholars from six regions of the world. The role of public, academic, special, school libraries, as well as library and information science education are presented from the early development to the present time. Its lively, readable approach will help the reader to understand librarianship in Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle East, and North America. Edited by Ismail Abdullahi, Professor of Global Library and Information Science, this book is a must-read by library science students and teachers, librarians, and anyone interested in Global Librarianship.
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The Thesaurus

As access to library catalogs gradually increased and improved through
advances in network technology, a growing awareness of the needs of local as
well as internationallibrary usersledtodiscussionon the need to find national or
European ...

Author: Sandra K. Roe

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135023973

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 224

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Use this single source to uncover the origin and development of the thesaurus! The Thesaurus: Review, Renaissance, and Revision examines the historical development of the thesaurus and the standards employed for thesaurus construction. This book provides both the history of thesauri and tutorials on usage to increase your understanding of thesaurus creation, use, and evaluation. This reference tool offers essential information on thesauri in the digital environment, including Web sites, databases, and software. For 50 years, the thesaurus has been a core reference book; The Thesaurus: Review, Renaissance, and Revision celebrates this history and speculates on the future of vocabulary-switching tools. This book will familiarize you with contemporary and emerging functions of thesauri, including international and multilingual developments. The Thesaurus: Review, Renaissance, and Revision provides information and library professionals—including indexers, abstractors, subject catalogers, classifiers, and reference librarians—a historical overview of the thesaurus and its past as well as recent developments. This book also gives patrons, readers, and researchers more effective techniques in vocabulary management and offers insight on how thesauri are devised and compiled. This book addresses: changing definitions, characteristics, functions, and applications of thesauri the value of standards, evaluation, use and review of software, and role and work of consultants during thesauri construction and maintenance multicultural issues that affect thesauri creation, such as mapping and interoperability education and training The Thesaurus: Review, Renaissance, and Revision also provides you with extensive bibliographies related to issues and problems in thesaurus construction and design, such as developing standards in support of electronic thesauri.
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News Networks in Early Modern Europe

In News Networks 35 scholars from 10 countries give a new account of the history of European news, emphasising its transnational character and the international transmission of forms and modes of news as well as information.

Author: Joad Raymond

Publisher:

ISBN: 900427717X

Category: History

Page: 892

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In News Networks 35 scholars from 10 countries give a new account of the history of European news, emphasising its transnational character and the international transmission of forms and modes of news as well as information.
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Libraries without Limits Changing Needs Changing Roles

To what effect, under which circumstances, and how medical librarians in Europe play an active role in medical information management and education is reflected in the collection of papers presented during the 6th European Conference of ...

Author: European Conference of Medical and Health Libraries

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 0792356268

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 305

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The slogan 'Information professionals make the difference' was chosen to highlight the 10th anniversary of the European Association for Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL) in 1997. To what effect, under which circumstances, and how medical librarians in Europe play an active role in medical information management and education is reflected in the collection of papers presented during the 6th European Conference of Medical and Health Libraries in Utrecht, The Netherlands, June 22-27, 1998, entitled: Libraries without Limits: Changing Needs -- Changing Roles. Medical libraries are confronted with the international aspects of copyright and licence agreements, and cope with a fast-growing demand for high quality medical information in order to bring evidence-based medicine into practice. Medical librarians also serve the public, especially in those countries where consumer health information is in the forefront of health care policy.
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Encoding Across Frontiers

Recently the TEL project, i.e., The European Library, has been established.12
The project results from collaboration between a ... Europe's cultural resources
and to build collaborative networks, 'thus making archives, museums and
libraries ...

Author: Bill Stockting

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135801274

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 296

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Discover the history, development, and use of EAD, EAC, and EAG Encoding Across Frontiers is a careful selection of the finest presentations from the European Conference on Encoded Archival Description and Context (EAD and EAC) held in Paris, France in October 2004. International experts explore the history and practical use of EAD in Europe, the development and future of EAC, and a data format for information about archive holders, Encoded Archival Guide (EAG). Archivists will learn the latest in technology, practical applications, and international perspectives on how to transcend the printed word. Archivists have long imagined the practical benefits of using advanced technologies in their work. Encoding Across Frontiers is a detailed look at the technologies that have been transforming archival description, revealing a future that travels beyond the limits of traditional media. Respected authorities discuss ways to use technology to bring information to a wider audience through online services, standardization of data, the development and use of EAD, the issues in EAD implementation, case studies of implementation from France and the United Kingdom, the need to structure contextual information to allow access to archival material, and funding issues. Topics in Encoding Across Frontiers include: the history, use, and spread of EAD in Europe development of standards for describing archive creators and archive holders—and the tool called Encoded Archival Guide (EAG) a case study of the Bodleian Library’s conversion to EAD the status of training for archivists in the use of EAD an examination of MidosaXML in Germany as a pilot application and tool the BASYS-Fox system and the scope of EAD in the Bundesarchiv EAD’s capabilities as a tool for information created by different professional communities the sharing of descriptive standards between public archives and private collections a case study of the Metrica Regni Project in Poland four projects providing EAD users the means to control the quality of archival finding tools the Archives Départementales de la Côte-d’Or’s decision to use a simple and efficient software package to publish online archival descriptions and the library catalogue a discussion of three different online services that provide federated access to finding aids in the United Kingdom the influence of American and European practices on EAD the relationship of EAD and EAC as data formats to national and international content standards the SIASFI Project and the Online Guide to the State Archives of Florence EAC and the development of national and European gateways to archives and so much more Encoding Across Frontiers is crucial reading for every archive professional at any level, archive students in training, and any allied library and museum professional with an interest in EAD, EAC, and EAG.
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International Directory of Serials Specialists

Planning the Problem Analysis of Serials Control " , European Library Automation
Group ( ELAG ) Seminy , v . ... NOSP Revisited : The Changing Roles of the
Nordic Union Catalogue of Serials " , Resource Sharing & Information Networks ...

Author: Jean Whiffin

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1560249439

Category: Reference

Page: 156

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Here is the first international directory in the field of serials librarianship. This helpful book contains a list of serials experts whose record of contribution to serials librarianship is recognized regionally, nationally, and internationally. International Directory of Serials Specialists is a practical reference that lists contact persons who can supply specialized information on the serials literature of the national imprint and/or serials bibliographic control, management, and conservation in their respective territories. A forum for the exchange of serials expertise, the book facilitates communication in all aspects of serials librarianship. This guide also includes directory information for administrators in over 60 national, regional, and international centers which comprise the network for assigning International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSNs). This information facilitates bibliographic control, identification, and ordering of serial publications. International Directory of Serials Specialists covers 144 experts in 46 countries. Specific information is included for each individual: name, current position, business address, area(s) of serials expertise, career, conferences organized, papers presented, publications, and research in progress. Arranged alphabetically by country, the book is indexed both by personal names and areas of expertise to facilitate usage. An introduction provides a detailed explanation of the entries. Individuals listed in International Directory of Serials Specialists can be called upon to act as consultants, educators, workshop leaders, committee members, and more. The book can save time and effort for: librarians looking for colleagues to help with questions requiring specialized information library associations seeking serials experts who can represent them internationally individuals responsible for conferences, workshops, etc., who need qualified teachers, leaders, or speakers publishers sending direct mailings to serials librarians serials agents locating serials experts throughout the world serial publishers assessing market opportunities in other countries These individuals, along with anyone needing a serials consultant in another country, will find International Directory of Serials Specialists a valuable, easy-to-use source of helpful information.
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Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage

This book is a study of the role of cultural and heritage networks and how they can help institutions and their host societies manage the tensions and realise the opportunities arising from migration.

Author: Perla Innocenti

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317156376

Category: Art

Page: 180

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This book is a study of the role of cultural and heritage networks and how they can help institutions and their host societies manage the tensions and realise the opportunities arising from migration. In looking at past and emerging challenges of social inclusion and cultural dialogue, hybrid models of cultural identity, citizenship and national belonging, the study also sets out to answer the questions 'how'. How can cultural institutions leverage the power of cross-border networks in a contested place such as Europe today? How could they elaborate approaches and strategies based on cultural practices? How can the actions of the European Commission and relevant cultural bodies be strengthened, adapted or extended to meet these goals? Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage will be of interest to scholars and students in museum and cultural heritage studies, visual arts, sociology of organisations and information studies. It will also be relevant to practitioners and policymakers from museums, libraries, NGOs and cultural institutions at large.
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Technological Communities and Networks

... authorities and the European Union. (www.alcs.co.uk, accessed 23 January
2003) According to Prosoma, Cordis and the Imprimatur Report (1999) the
project network also included the following formal partners: the British Library,
CISAC ...

Author: Dimitris Assimakopoulos

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134312443

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

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The first book to analyze how new technologies are emerging against a background of continuing globalization of research and development activities. This unique book explores how technological communities and networks shape a broad range of new computer based technologies in regional, national and international contexts. Offering a critique of existing organizational and business models, Assimakopoulos analyzes the structure of a broad range of existing technological communities and networks looking at a range of areas including: Internet security electronic copyright intellectual property rights protection geographic information systems. This text is a key resource for research and development managers, ICT engineers and policy makers, as well as post graduate researchers in knowledge management, technology policy, sociology and economics of innovation or history of science and technology.
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Library Information Technology and Networks

I. INTRODUCTION While many of the companies featured in this chapter have
been in the library system market for some years , their product lines ... I have
included information on three European systems as they are in wide use abroad .

Author: Charles Grosch

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0824789717

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 384

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Offers an historical perspective of the past 25 years of computers in libraries, profileing currently available processing systems according to their size and platform. The short- and long-term future of information technology in libraries.;College or university bookstores may order five or more copies at a special student price which is available from Marcel Dekker upon request.
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Bibliographic Access in Europe

Over the past few years significant initiatives have been taken by international and national organizations towards tackling issues of European co-operation within the information field.

Author: University of Bath. Centre for Bibliographic Management

Publisher: Gower Publishing Company

ISBN: STANFORD:36105034085337

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 315

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Over the past few years significant initiatives have been taken by international and national organizations towards tackling issues of European co-operation within the information field.
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The Crisis for Academic Libraries in Southern Europe

This is why the idea of networks is very attractive . The Lockheed Dialog service ,
for example , is available not only in the United States but also in Europe . Once
nodes have been established which reduce the otherwise high cost of telephone
 ...

Author:

Publisher: UC Biblioteca Geral 1

ISBN:

Category:

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