D-Lib Magazine

May 1997
ISSN 1082-9873


From the Editor: Design by Experience
To the Editor: HyperNews

Stories and Briefings

The New Zealand Digital Library MELody inDEX
Rodger J. McNab, Lloyd A. Smith
David Bainbridge and Ian H. Witten
University of Waikato

Across Languages, Across Cultures: Issues in Multilinguality and Digital Libraries
Carol Peters
Eugenio Picchi
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

Just-in-Time Conversion, Just-in-Case Collections: Effectively Leveraging Rich Document Formats for the WWW
John Price-Wilkin
Digital Library Production Service
University of Michigan

Safeguarding Digital Library Contents and Users: Assuring Convenient Security and Data Quality
Henry M. Gladney
J. B. Lotspiech
IBM Almaden Research Center

Data Modeling for News Clip Archive: A Prototype Solution
Robert C. Plotkin
Michael S. Schwartz
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

Clips and Pointers

  • In Print
  • Managing Access To Digital Information: Some Basic Terminology Issues
    Patrice Lyons, Law Offices of Patrice Lyons, Chartered, Washington, D.C.
  • RLG DigiNews
  • Retrospective Digitization of Library Materials
  • Economics of Digital Information and Intellectual Property
  • Access to and Services for Federal Information in the Networked Environment
  • Point-to-Point
  • Argus Clearinghouse
  • HealthWeb
  • Ethnologue: Languages of the World
  • Goings On
  • Computer Science Education Innovation Workshop, June 15-21, 1997, Blacksburg, Virginia. Proposals close May 18, 1997. Contributed by Edward A. Fox
  • Fourth DELOS Workshop: Image Indexing and Retrieval, August 28-30, 1997. Call for Participation. Contributed by Carol Peters
  • Working Together: A Seminar for Library and Information Technology Professionals, Newark, Delaware, May 21, 1997
  • Digital Tool Kit. Spring/Summer Short Courses for the Information Professional, May - August 1997, University of Michigan, School of Information.
  • ACM MULTIMEDIA'97: The 5th ACM International Multimedia Conference, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Seattle, Washington, November 8-14, 1997. Submissions close June 3, 1997.
  • Two Conferences in London, June 16-18, 1997
  • Internet Society (ISOC) Middle East - North Africa Internet Training Workshop, September 13-18, 1997, National Information Centre, Amman, Jordan.
  • Pointers in this Column
  • The Technology Spotlight

    What's New in the Technology Spotlight? New Zealand Digital Library: Melody Index (MELDEX)
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