Friday, March 11, 2005

SEPW February 28, 2005

Next Weblog update on 3/15/05.

Cites & Insights: Crawford at Large 5, no. 4 (2005): Walt Crawford continues his incisive commentary on current issues, new articles worth reading, and other topics. Highly recommended.

Core Technologies for the Cultural and Scientific Heritage Sector. DigiCULT Technology Watch Report 3 (2005): "As in previous TWRs, this volume examines six core technologies. Those covered here underlie a wide range of future applications of technology. These include Open Source, Natural Language Processing (NLP), Information Retrieval (IR) technologies, Location Based Systems (especially GIS and GPS), visualisation of data, and telepresence, haptics and robotics."

DLF Newsletter 5, no. 1 (2004): Reports from Digital Library Federation members.

Information Development 21, no. 1 (2005): Includes "E-Journal Publishing in Malaysia: From Single Journal System to Publishing through a Host" and other articles.

Library Administration and Management 19, no. 1 (2005): Includes "Intellectual Property and the University" and other articles.

Library as Place: Rethinking Roles, Rethinking Space. Washington, DC: Council on Library and Information Resources, 2005: "What is the role of the library when, increasingly, users can obtain information from any location?. . . . The authors—an architect, four librarians, and a humanities professor—provide diverse visions of the library, its services, and its space in the twenty-first century."

Library Hi Tech News 22, no. 1 (2005): Includes "Charleston Conference 2004," "International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications 2004," "Italian Universities for Open Access: Towards Open Access for Scholarly Literature: Report of the Messina Workshop," "Jerusalem Conference on the Digitisation of Cultural Heritage," "Sixth International Conference on Grey Literature (GL6)," and other articles.

Library Journal, 15 February 2005: Includes "Google Out of Print" and other articles.

Library Resources & Technical Services 49, no. 1 (2005): Includes "Analog People for Digital Dreams: Staffing and Educational Considerations for Cataloging and Metadata Professionals," "Impact of Full Text on Print Journal Use at a Liberal Arts College," and other articles.

Library Review 54, no. 1 (2005): Includes "The Nature of Information in the Twenty-First Century: Conundrums for the Informatics Community?," "Strategic Approaches to Digital Libraries and Virtual Learning Environments," and other articles.

portal: Libraries and the Academy 5, no. 1 (2005): Includes "Penn State's Visual Image User Study," "Physical Space for Virtual Services and Collections," "Preservation of Electronic Scholarly Publishing: An Analysis of Three Approaches," and other articles.

RLG DigiNews 9, no. 1 (2005): Includes "Archiving Web Resources International Conference: Issues for Cultural Heritage Organisations," "Building a Globally Distributed Historical Sheet Map Set of Austro-Hungarian Topographic Maps, 1877-1914," "The Tundra Times Newspaper Digitization Project," and other articles.