ICSD 2009 will host the Tutorial on "Semantic Digital Libraries" by Dr. Sebastian KRUK.
For more information: http://icsd-conference.org/node/13
Submissions to the "Multilinguality in Information Access to Digital Libraries User Needs and Evaluation of multilingual resources use" Workshop are open.
For more information please visit: http://www.icsd-conference.org/node/10 or go directly to: http://www.europeanaconnect.eu/MLIA4DL09Workshop.php#CALL
An article on the history of the Semantic Web and its recent developments applied to enhance digital libraries.
Sure, York, and Rudi Studer. Semantic Web Technologies for Digital Libraries.Http://www.aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de/. 2005. Institute AIFB - University of Karlsruhe. Available from: http://www.aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de/WBS/ysu/publications/2005_sw_for_dl.pdf
Will the role of libraries as information providers be replaced by Amazon and Google?
Traditional libraries are increasingly seen as obsolete and outdated.
Library 2.0-services operate in a way that meets expectations of today's library users, making information available wherever and whenever it is needed.
Chad, Ken, and Paul Miller. Do libraries matter?
The Workshop will take place on September, 8th.
The CONVENORS of ICSD 2009 are pleased to announce:
*the Reopening of Papers Submissions and Deadline Extension to
and to present the Conference Keynote Speakers:
-Fausto Giunchiglia (University of Trento, Italy)
-Sankar. K Pal (Indian Statistical Institute, India)
This survey, carried out in 123 North American university libraries, is based on a study dedicated to web 2.0 technologies (their use, the reasons for their application, the staff involved, etc.).
A presentation on the key role of ontologies in the evolution of digital libraries.
Ryszard Kruk, Sebastian, Bernhard Haslhofer, Piotr Piotrowski, Adam Westerski, and Tomasz Woroniecki. Role of Ontologies in Semantic Digital Libraries. NKOS Workshop, 21 September, 2006. Alicante, Spain. Available from: http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/nkos/nkos2006/presentations/kruk.pdf.
An article on the aims and nature of the particular Cultural Heritage Digitization Education at Swedish School of Library and Information Science with and overview on nordic cultural heritage digitization education efforts.
Dahlström, Mats, and Alen Doracic. "Digitazion Education". D-Lib Magazine. Mar. 2009. D-Lib. Available at: href="http://www.dlib.org/dlib/march09/dahlstrom/03dahlstrom.html
An investigation on the use of social software applications in digital library environments with special attention to the use of blogging software.
Mitchell, Erik, and Kevin Gilbertson. "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface". D-Lib Magazine. Mar. 2008. D-Lib. Available from: http://www.dlib.org/dlib/march08/mitchell/03mitchell.html.