D-Lib Magazine

November 1997
ISSN 1082-9873


From the Editor: Castles in the Air -- Systems, Networks, and Libraries
To the Editor: HyperNews

Stories and Briefings

Extending the Warwick Framework: From Metadata Containers to Active Digital Objects
Ron Daniel, Jr.
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Carl Lagoze
Cornell University

THETIS: Design of a Data Management and Data Visualization System for Coastal Zone Management of the Mediterranean Sea
Catherine Houstis, Christos Nikolaou, Manolis Marazakis
Institute of Computer Science, FORTH
Nicholas Patrikalakis
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jakka Sairamesh
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Anthony Tomasic

Development of the Digital Ranch: A Lot of Bull on the Net!
Amanda Spink, Jane Hicks
University of North Texas

Clips and Pointers

  • Universal Preservation Format Update: SMPTE Study Group to Meet December 9, 1997 in San Jose
    Thomas Mark Shepard, WGBH-Boston
  • UNC-CH Library Digitization Project "Documenting the American South: The Southern Experience in 19th-Century America"
    Natalia Smith, Davis Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Work the Net: Internet Scout Project Subject-Specific Scout Reports
    Susan Calcari, Project Director, Internet Scout Project
  • The Summer School on The Digital Library in Tilburg: Observations from a Participant
    Hachim Haddouti, Bavaria Research Center For Knowledge- Based Systems (FORWISS)
  • In Print
  • New Library: The People's Network
  • Towards a European Framework for Digital Signatures And Encryption
  • Early Canadiana Online
  • Discovering Online Resources Across the Humanities: A Practical Implementation of the Dublin Core
  • ICA Reports on Managing Electronic Records
  • Point-to- Point
  • RAVE: Research of Articles and Decisions in Public International Law and European Law
  • NAIL: National Archives and Records Administration Archival Information Locator
  • University of Michigan Documents Center
  • Goings On
  • IEEE ADL '98, April 22-24, 1998, Santa Barbara, California. Call for papers closes November 30, 1997.
  • Hypertext '98: The Ninth ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia, June 20-24, 1998, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Papers, Proposals for Panels, Workshops, and Tutorials due December 1, 1997.
  • The Impact of the Internet on Communications Policy, December 3-5, 1997, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
  • GIW '97: The Eighth Workshop on Genome Informatics, December 12-13, 1997, Tokyo, Japan
  • Digital Libraries'98 - The Third ACM Conference on Digital Libraries, June 23-26, 1998, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA. Papers, Proposals for Panels, Workshops, and Tutorials due January 15, 1998.
  • SIGIR'98: 21st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, August 24-28, 1998, Melbourne, Australia. Research papers submission deadline, January 28, 1998.
  • Pointers in This Column
  • The Technology 

    What's New in the Technology Spotlight?: Two Demos by the UCSB/ECE Image Processing/Vision Research Group
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    Correction to author's name, Editor, May 26, 1998