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Libraries and Information Services in a Post-Technological Society

Maurice B. Line
1981 Information Technology and Libraries  
Changes in educational and research directions and in publishing and information delivery will affect the role and shape of the library of the future.  ...  INFORMATION SUPPLIERS Some of the information will be produced by government and made available as a public service if not a public necessity.  ...  It is, moreover, an objective that the public library is in a good position to help achieve: it can give a lead as perhaps no other public service can.  ... 
doi:10.6017/ital.v14i4.5304 fatcat:lgusiwm5ujgztluvl7k4dfy7fm

Open Science Support as a Portfolio of Services and Projects: From Awareness to Engagement

Birgit Schmidt, Andrea Bertino, Daniel Beucke, Helene Brinken, Najko Jahn, Lisa Matthias, Julika Mimkes, Katharina Müller, Astrid Orth, Margo Bargheer
2018 Publications  
We conclude with a summary of achievements and challenges to be faced.  ...  The mentioned examples of our activities highlight how we seek to advance open science along the needs and perspectives of diverse audiences and by running it as a multi-stakeholder endeavor.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/publications6020027 fatcat:63yimc4zefeyrc4qzvj6q2fx4i

Humancentric applications of precise location based services

L. Perusco, K. Michael
2005 IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering (ICEBE'05)  
This paper focuses on the growing need to consider the implications of humancentric applications of precise location based services (LBS).  ...  Abstract This paper focuses on the growing need to consider the implications of humancentric applications of precise location based services (LBS).  ...  Table 1 1 Enabling Technologies for Precise LBS Techno -logy Description Precision Table 2 - 2 Traffic reports (e.g. areas of congestion) Directory services Identifies a business or businesses within  ... 
doi:10.1109/icebe.2005.71 dblp:conf/icebe/PeruscoM05 fatcat:f6zlzsoocfgsrjh5gq44pi7qkq

Modern American Communes: A Dictionary

Michael S. Cummings
2006 Utopian Studies  
Partly for this reason, the general public views communes as a thing of the past.  ...  In spite of the fact that the authors of this book begin by denying that their work is Utopian, they nevertheless allow for such a designation by noting that "todays utopias are tomorrows realities" and  ... 
doi:10.5325/utopianstudies.17.2.0398 fatcat:dcn6rtvm4vgpxmlymqwwvwcbw4

An Approach of Co-Design in Mobile Services in Luxembourg Tourism Context [chapter]

Eric Miglioranzo, Damien Nicolas, Pierre Brimont
2012 Strategies for Tourism Industry - Micro and Macro Perspectives  
374 this, even if the country remains open to international, by developing its capacity to material logistics, digital and tourist services.  ...  Such spontaneous initiative in favour of a common project appears to be slightly utopian. So what about the users themselves?  ...  We note that elements constituting the fast food delivery service are concepts common to all services delivered today and can be seen as the components of what is called a service system.  ... 
doi:10.5772/38607 fatcat:qo6cznokpjfxtcdo7dkw26ducy

Electronic Service of Documents National and International Aspects [chapter]

Fernando Gascón Inchausti
2012 Electronic Technology and Civil Procedure  
compiling a directory or catalogue with the electronic addresses of all bodies and authorities involved.  ...  Extending this duty to private individuals remains a utopian idea, especially in certain geographical areas.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-007-4072-3_8 fatcat:dieu2bxnzba7zfiwhuaxa7wmii

Local Assessment of Cape Town: Navigating the Management Complexities of Urbanization, Biodiversity, and Ecosystem Services in the Cape Floristic Region [chapter]

Julie Goodness, Pippin M. L. Anderson
2013 Urbanization, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services: Challenges and Opportunities  
For the populace of Cape Town, the natural environment presents both considerable ecosystem service advantage with, for example, a fl ourishing tourism industry and provisioning opportunities for the urban  ...  The value of ecosystem services is an emerging concept in the environmental management arena, and environmental and conservation issues are still seen as separate to other areas of city development, and  ...  Jerker Lokrantz and Robert Kautsky of Azote kindly provided images for use in the manuscript. A signifi cant recognition is extended to the U.S.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-007-7088-1_24 fatcat:cspvuopwkbfonlr2zmaaowykti

Using online patient feedback to improve NHS services: the INQUIRE multimethod study

John Powell, Helen Atherton, Veronika Williams, Fadhila Mazanderani, Farzana Dudhwala, Steve Woolgar, Anne-Marie Boylan, Joanna Fleming, Susan Kirkpatrick, Angela Martin, Michelle van Velthoven, Anya de Iongh (+3 others)
2019 Health Services and Delivery Research  
Design A multimethod programme of five studies: (1) evidence synthesis and stakeholder consultation; (2) questionnaire survey of the public; (3) qualitative study of patients' and carers' experiences of  ...  They also want their feedback to elicit a response as part of a conversation.  ...  ; AHPs who attended a focus group; the members of the public who also completed a questionnaire survey; and the people who were interviewed about their experiences of using and posting online feedback.  ... 
doi:10.3310/hsdr07380 fatcat:tk74incewjfundxuzi7j4podlu

Mining libraries: Lessons learned from 20 years of massive computing on the world's information

Kalev Hannes Leetaru
2015 Information Services and Use  
This paper offers a unique detailed view of what it looks like deep in the trenches of the data revolution, surveying a selection of my projects over the last two decades and the lessons they offer libraries  ...  Over the course of the last two decades I have explored the informational undercurrents of the world's information and the potential of mass data mining of libraries through a myriad of lenses, both technical  ...  This ranged from financial and operations statistics to human resources and phone directories to graduation rates to a list of all publications by the university's engineering faculty.  ... 
doi:10.3233/isu-150767 fatcat:uetscgey7ndploanrdmvk6vnzy

Work of the Central Directory for Nurses

1921 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
Graduate nursing in private duty is still meriting the public approval, if we are to judge the reports of service given by our larger registries in Boston, and especially the Central Directory for Nurses  ...  in Boston, which is the largest directory of its kind in New England.  ... 
doi:10.1056/nejm192111101851915 fatcat:wlnhb6vihjhedpqdzltgwywaqi

Evaluation of an Ontology-based Knowledge-Management-System. A Case Study of Convera RetrievalWare 8.0

Oliver Bayer, Stefanie Höhfeld, Frauke Josbächer, Nico Kimm, Ina Kradepohl, Melanie Kwiatkowski, Cornelius Puschmann, Mathias Sabbagh, Nils Werner, Ulrike Vollmer
2006 Information Services and Use  
Technological aspects and modes of operation under the surface of Convera RetrievalWare will be analysed, with a focus on the creation of libraries and thesauri, and the problems posed by the integration  ...  This study presents an evaluation of the functions and components of the system.  ...  This publication intends to give a comprehensive representation of our findings in the course of the project.  ... 
doi:10.3233/isu-2005-253-405 fatcat:ragzsy7kyfafjhcwgxbpbxzloy

Recent Publications of Military Interest: Compiled by the General Staff War Office

1910 Royal United Services Institution Journal  
Part 111.. under the title of "Service in the Field;' deals with ground so0ut6. obserrin.. pprtiea and artillery oBcers' patrols; it also contains s o z e notes on the duties-$ the omoer who in detailed  ...  services nrc dcslt with in detail.  ...  He show8 its failure i n the Waf: of 1FM. 18iO.1. and lW.5. Its B u p p o d r51e of obtaining information is. lie says Utopian in these d a p of long range arms and smokeleaa powdor."  ... 
doi:10.1080/03071841009418030 fatcat:cvoqqbh3cff6znm6oszutwvttu

Page 240 of American Documentation Vol. 7, Issue 3 [page]

1956 American Documentation  
of abstracts and notes on cards.  ...  Much of what is published is of very little value. The abstracting services only cover a fraction of the available literature.  ... 

Local currencies for purposive degrowth? A quality check of some proposals for changing money-as-usual

Kristofer Dittmer
2013 Journal of Cleaner Production  
Local currencies are here categorized as two utopian socialist approaches: the behindsociety's-back variety of LETS and HOUR currencies, and the appeal-to-elites variety of time banks and CLCs.  ...  This article provides a quality check of the degrowth movement's proposal of local currencies as tools for advancing socially equitable and ecologically sustainable degrowth.  ...  Acknowledgements This research was funded by a Spanish Ministry of Education grant (FPU AP2008-04624), and partly conducted as visiting researcher at the University of Liverpool, School of Environmental  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2013.03.044 fatcat:j7gbyeukgrb3xmju55xwhyktiu

Confidential V.D. Treatment

K. B. Hardwick
1948 BMJ (Clinical Research Edition)  
Night Thoughts SIR,-I forward these notes in the belief that they may be of some assistance to fellow practitioners who are engaged in general practice in the present Utopian era.  ...  degree to other diseases.The Minister of Health has, in the course of necessary rearrangements for the working of the National Health Service Act, revoked the. 1916 Public Health V.D. regulations, one  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmj.2.4570.313-c fatcat:vxcoisx3ynfmnifcri62ecpuym
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