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Content locality in distributed digital libraries

Charles L. Viles, James C. French
1999 Information Processing & Management  
In this paper we introduce the notion of content locality in distributed document collections.  ...  Content locality is the degree to which content-similar documents are colocated in a distributed collection.  ...  This work was supported in part by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center under GSRP Fellowship NGT-51018 and by contract No. N66001-97-C-8542 awarded by DARPA.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0306-4573(98)00064-8 fatcat:vucce6syrneillg2k2kyvlxuui

Introduction [chapter]

2019 Library Storage Facilities  
-Join a mass digitization effort -Focus local digitization around distinguishing content Impact: Coverage • Which objects in our print collections are going to be digitized under broad coverage initiatives  ...  generic web content -Delivering digitized material online in a number of ways largely determined by copyright etc status • Full content, limited (a few pages), snippet (search in context), bibliographic  ... 
doi:10.1016/b978-0-08-102754-7.02001-3 fatcat:bs2e5vpgtve4xgcaxqtkehw25q

Digital Image Distribution

Howard Besser
1999 D-Lib Magazine  
digital distribution scheme and to likely production-level digital distribution; the division of the process of digital content production and distribution into cost centers in such a way that costs can  ...  Yet, the tailoring of local collections to local needs (provided by analog slide libraries) is critical to the current instructional environment.  ... 
doi:10.1045/october99-besser fatcat:zxsfdptg2bhpbji5uskkah6jge

LOCKSS: ensuring access through time

Victoria Ann Reich
2014 Ciência da Informação  
Communities want to ensure post-cancellation access to content they have purchased; they want to ensure that a copy of the intellectual assets (fee and open access) in which they have invested through  ...  time resides in their own jurisdiction.  ...  When one library or library group secures a publisher's agreement to participate in LOCKSS, all LOCKSS libraries with authoritative access to that content have permission to locally ingest and preserve  ... 
doaj:80d9ba64821a41f99cd405280319d76d fatcat:e5j2l5swsjbgri2sjz2sridvja

Not Alone: A Digital Preservation Community

Martha Anderson
2013 Against the Grain  
with an interest in digital content.  ...  The first involves over 25 state libraries and archives working in four projects to develop policies and infrastructures for preserving state and local records, publications, and geospatial data.  ... 
doi:10.7771/2380-176x.5145 fatcat:qgoi4aos7nfbpmbevivlogkw6a

Distributed Globally, Collected Locally: LOCKSS for Digital Government Information

Daniel Cornwall, James R. Jacobs
2013 Against the Grain  
The LOCKSS model 5 is a proven distributed preservation model based on a peer-to-peer (P2P) ar-chitecture 6 in which each node in the LOCKSS network locally hosts an exact replica of the content being  ...  people profile Daniel Cornwall against the grain Libraries Need a Little Help From Their Friends Libraries have traditionally taken an active role in collecting content to meet the needs of their local  ... 
doi:10.7771/2380-176x.2490 fatcat:5soyl65qufhdrhkufk3kjntr7a

ATG Interviews James R. Gray

Katina Strauch
2013 Against the Grain  
Editor, Against the Grain) ATG: Congratulations on your recent appointment as president and CEO of Ingram Digital.  ...  You were recently CEO of Coutts Information Services and MyiLibrary which were acquired by Ingram in December 2006. Now can you explain to us what this means to us in the book buying market?  ...  In addition allowing libraries the option of taking a locally hosted version of the platform gives them great choice in terms of archiving purchased content and management and archiving of local content  ... 
doi:10.7771/2380-176x.5106 fatcat:inasqc7yhnfkdcqkhljtj627iy

Modeling a National Collaborative Digital Library for Malaysian Secondary Schools

N.N. Edzan, Abrizah Abdullah
2004 Journal of Educational Media & Library Sciences  
The conceptualisation of a Malaysian digital library is in line with the governments efforts in establishing SMART schools.  ...  The move towards collaboratively building the contents of a digital library is a fairly recent trend and it simulates an environment where partners are empowered to participate in building and up keeping  ...  We perceived the benefits of engaging in collaborative resource development in digital libraries for education as being able to : * Provide access to valuable local contents that might otherwise be unavailable  ... 
doaj:d66ad6c991a248ddbb1d2d482ea18935 fatcat:wcstuswt6nh6npdm4o4b3udvty

Integrating digital libraries and electronic publishing in the DART project

Gordon Dahlquist, Brian Hoffman, David Millman
2005 Proceedings of the 5th ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries - JCDL '05  
The model also addresses the loss of provenance and catalog information for digital objects embedded in "born-digital" publications.  ...  The Digital Anthropology Resources for Teaching (DART) project integrates the content acquisition and cataloging initiatives of a federated digital repository with the development of scholarly publications  ...  This is an area in which, as reinforced in the recent Digital Library Federation report "Digital Library Content and Course Management Systems: Issues of Interoperation" [15] , there is an urgent need  ... 
doi:10.1145/1065385.1065411 dblp:conf/jcdl/DahlquistHM05 fatcat:l5leyu3qdvc2dl7aguuvteh2hq

Defining Collections in Distributed Digital Libraries

Carl Lagoze, David Fielding
1998 D-Lib Magazine  
Defining Collections in Distributed Digital Libraries Carl Logoze David Fielding The World Wide Web provides unprecedented access to globally distributed content.  ...  Defining a Collection in a Distributed Digital Library locationfor an individual resource in a digital library is ill-defined.  ... 
doi:10.1045/november98-lagoze fatcat:ksgyw6zavjgzhpwep46aazqf5a

A generic alerting service for digital libraries

George Buchanan, Annika Hinze
2005 Proceedings of the 5th ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries - JCDL '05  
So far, no sophisticated service has been proposed that is integrated with the digital library software and covers heterogeneous and distributed collections.  ...  This paper analyses the conceptual requirements of this much-sought after service for digital libraries.  ...  In particular, the challenges addressed are to (1) build a distributed system for alerting in digital libraries integrated with the DL software and collections; (2) support distributed as well as local  ... 
doi:10.1145/1065385.1065414 dblp:conf/jcdl/BuchananH05 fatcat:pzrvlsov35fu7l5p6n2shb65ea

Digital Scotland, the relevance of library research and the Glasgow Digital Library Project

Derek Law, Dennis Nicholson
2001 Program  
The Glasgow Digital Library (GDL) Project has a significance over and above its primary aim of creating a joint digital library for the citizens of Glasgow.  ...  The initiative is based at the Centre for Digital Library Research at Strathclyde University alongside a range of other projects of relevance both to the development of a coherent virtual landscape in  ...  Library in linking the local with the national in virtual Scotland, both in respect of building digital content and a coherent retrieval structure, and in respect of coordinating the professional activities  ... 
doi:10.1108/eum0000000006939 fatcat:ln5lye2zcbc4lcxg4t62hnwmzy

Page 37 of Newsletter on Intellectual Freedom Vol. 56, Issue 5 [page]

2007 Newsletter on Intellectual Freedom  
Knowledge Creation In the digital age, the roles of libraries have changed to embrace new opportunities for facilitating and shap- ing content, communication. and collaboration.  ...  Many communities are seeing a burgeoning of local user content online.  ... 

Metadata Creation Practices in Digital Repositories and Collections: Schemata, Selection Criteria, and Interoperability

Jung-ran Park, Yuji Tosaka
2010 Information Technology and Libraries  
Homegrown locally added metadata elements may also hinder metadata interoperability across digital repositories and collections when there is a lack of sharable mechanisms for locally defined extensions  ...  digital repositories and collections.  ...  This study is supported through an early career development research award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.  ... 
doi:10.6017/ital.v29i3.3136 fatcat:e6cid5c545agtjfuk6ess3erhu

Toward a distributed terabyte text retrieval system in China-US million book digital library

Bin Liu, Wen Gao, Ling Zhang, Tie-jun Huang, Xiao-ming Zhang, Jun Cheng
2002 Proceedings of the second ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries - JCDL '02  
In China-US Million Book Digital Library, output of the digitalization process is more than one terabyte of text in OEB and PDF format.  ...  We are to explore some new retrieval models and text clustering approaches in the Digital Library.  ...  In China-US Million Book Digital Library, output of the digitalization process is more than one terabyte of text in OEB (Open eBook) format[3] for browsing, and the PDF format files for downloading.  ... 
doi:10.1145/544220.544302 dblp:conf/jcdl/LiuGZHZC02 fatcat:uhatewg3mzadbjvardmudxkanm
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