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Streams, structures, spaces, scenarios, societies (5s): A formal model for digital libraries
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The fundamental abstractions of Streams, Structures, Spaces, Scenarios, and Societies (5S), which allow us to define digital libraries rigorously and usefully, are proposed.
The “HyTime ”: hypermedia/time-based document structuring language
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There should be a standard way to make "information about information" interoperable, and when an electronic document is created, its author should be able to incorporate active references to other on-line documents, regardless of the heterogeneity of their notations.
NDLTD: Encouraging International Collaboration in the Academy
The Networked digital library of theses and dissertations (NDLTD) is an international effort aimed at ensuring that future scholars are more effectively prepared for the lnformation Age. The NDLTD
A digital library for authors: recent progress of the networked digital library of theses and dissertations
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NDLTD activities include: applying automation methods to simplify submission of ETDs over the WWW; specifying the application of the Dublin Core to guarantee that metadata can satisfy needs of searching and browsing; selecting open standards and procedures to facilitate interoperability and preservation; and demonstrating a variety of interfaces, both 2D and 3D, along with exploring their usability.
The networked digital library of theses and dissertations: Changes in the university community
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The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) aims to enhance the skills of all graduate students preparing theses or dissertations, so they are empowered to create an electronic thesis or dissertation (ETD) and to effectively use digital libraries.
NDLTD: Preparing the next generation of scholars for the information age
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The NDLTD is an international consortium aimed at improving graduate education, enhancing universities’ information infrastructure, and increasing scholarship by sharing through digital libraries by measuring its success by the number of universities that are members and the quality of those ETDs.
A Web art gallery
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The design and implementation of a virtual art gallery on the Web to provide a navigational environment for the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), where users can browse and search electronic theses and dissertations indexed by the pictures--images and figures--that the ETDs contain.
Sets and Functions : A Foundation for Digital Libraries , through Streams , Spaces , Structures , and Scenarios ( S 4 )
Digital Libraries in particular, and Information Systems in general, engender no consensus regarding theoretical foundations. In the trivial case, all information systems can be modeled
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