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Issues in Georeferenced Digital Libraries

Greg Janée, James Frew, Linda L. Hill
2004 D-Lib Magazine  
For example, geospatial images are often distributed as pairs of files: an image proper (say, a TIFF file) together with a text file containing the georeferencing information.  ...  The traditional approach to discovery in digital libraries is to use text-based information retrieval techniques on the metadata associated with the resources.  ... 
doi:10.1045/may2004-janee dblp:journals/dlib/JaneeFH04 fatcat:kaq4nersofdhxjjslgzkrlhjly

Some Basics of a Self Organizing Map (SOM) Extended Model for Information Discovery in a Digital Library Context [chapter]

Jean-Charles Lamirel, Jacques Ducloy, Hager Kammoun
2001 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Its main characteristic is both to provide an user with emergent analyses of a multimedia database content and with querying and browsing guidelines through the use of an advanced topographic interface  ...  Thus, the same description vocabulary is used for images, bibliographic records and pages of electronic books. To this end, each HTML page contains Dublin Core [18] elements. 60  ...  BIBAN is an application of a generic XML workbench DILIB [3] and has been designed for investigating Digital Libraries containing images and heterogeneous documents in a multilingual context.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-45554-x_49 fatcat:msxqahkanngerm7au6qrjmewpq

Publishing WWII aerial photographs in geographical and library information systems

Elisabeth Verhelst, Liesbeth Missel, Bas Vanmeulebrouk, Frans I. Rip
2012 Liber Quarterly: The Journal of European Research Libraries  
The collection is part of a project that aims to publish these images in a user friendly way so that they are accessible to a wide audience.  ...  The Library of the Dutch Wageningen University and Research centre houses a collection of aerial photographs taken by the Allied Air Forces.  ...  The software for calculating intermediate image positions and their rotation was created by Rini Schuiling.  ... 
doi:10.18352/lq.8051 fatcat:dd7dkxxjjjc37jkclnh35zpewe

Collection metadata solutions for digital library applications

Linda L. Hill, Greg Jan�e, Ron Dolin, James Frew, Mary Larsgaard
1999 Journal of the American Society for Information Science  
The key to integrated use of such a variety of collections in a digital library is collection metadata that represents the inherent and contextual characteristics of a collection.  ...  Within a digital library, collections may range from an ad hoc set of objects that serve a temporary purpose to established library collections intended to persist through time.  ...  We would also like to thank the members of the Implementation Team of the Alexandria Digital Library Project, all of whom contributed to the design and implementation of the collection model and collection  ... 
doi:10.1002/(sici)1097-4571(1999)50:13<1169::aid-asi3>;2-3 fatcat:5ues5gxmlbhx5ltk6x7cjqb7qy

Resurrecting the Archive: 3D printing and interactive technologies in Libraries

Jason Hansen, Simon Fraser, Leon Gurevitch, Walter Langelaar, Tim Miller, Rhazes Spell
2017 Back Story Journal of New Zealand Art, Media & Design History  
Emerging technologies influence the shape of society, how we interact with the world, how we learn, how our activities create new knowledge and how we can recontextualise old knowledge in new ways.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Big Sloppy Dinosaur Socks Thanks to Jan Farr (Author) and Pamela Allen (Illustrator) for their participation in Making Connections  ...  If 3D printing was truly a useful technology for libraries, there would be serious articles about the potential for information storage, discovery and dissemination.  ... 
doi:10.24135/backstory.vi3.29 fatcat:6pwf3wgx2jbu5j5ja22by335ru

Descriptive Metadata for Digitization of Maps in Books: A British Library Project

Kimberly C. Kowal, Christophe Martyn
2009 Library resources & technical services  
In the project described in this paper, the British Library employed existing library standards and systems to accomplish key functions of a project to digitize a selection of maps contained within rare  ...  the original and the digital copies of the map, the book containing the map, the digital image, and preservation data and strategy, making the items widely searchable and visible while uniting them with  ...  and formats, is a powerful combination for handling digitized objects.  ... 
doi:10.5860/lrts.53n2.108 fatcat:qvxuqxupnvgd3inudtozircotm


Yuanliang Meng, Junyan Li, Patrick Denton, Yuxin Chen, Bo Luo, Paul Selden, Xue-wen Chen
2012 Proceedings of the 12th ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital Libraries - JCDL '12  
We extracted texts and images from the Treatise, stored them in a database, and built a system for e cient browsing and searching.  ...  Unfortunately, the PDF version is simply a clone of paper publications and the content is in no way organized to facilitate search and knowledge discovery.  ...  The authors would like to thank reviewers for their feedback, and thank Jill Hardesty from the Department of Geology, University of Kansas for her advice and help.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2232817.2232837 dblp:conf/jcdl/MengLDCLSC12 fatcat:y2ek5oqsvbd35dfsj5j6jjgooe

Digital Palaeography: New Machines and Old Texts (Dagstuhl Seminar 14302)

Tal Hassner, Robert Sablatnig, Dominique Stutzmann, Ségolène Tarte, Marc Herbstritt
2014 Dagstuhl Reports  
developed in Computer Vision for the analysis of digital images.  ...  This report documents the program and the outcomes of Dagstuhl Seminar 14302 "Digital Palaeography: New Machines and Old Texts", which focused on the interaction of Palaeography and computerized tools  ...  The research leading to these results has received funding from the Agence Nationale de la Recherche and Cap Digital under grant agreement no. ANR-12-CORP-0010.  ... 
doi:10.4230/dagrep.4.7.112 dblp:journals/dagstuhl-reports/HassnerSST14 fatcat:3xnz4ouqljcwpmjxbs6bislute

The EU-funded EuropeanaTravel project

Paul Ayris
2009 Liber Quarterly: The Journal of European Research Libraries  
in a systematic way, and supporting the spread of best practice in digitisation by libraries.  ...  EuropeanaTravel is a targeted project for cultural content in the target area digital libraries of the eContentplus 2008 Work Programme funded by the European Commission. 1 Its overall objective is to  ...  He/she will expect the information offered to be comprehensive, accurate, and representative, and easy to re-use in the context of educational assignments.  ... 
doi:10.18352/lq.7953 fatcat:h5ckdejg25f3djfiwtr6uf5wbe

Automated recognition of geographical named entities in titles of Ukiyo-e prints

Marita Chatzipanagiotou, Ewa Machotka, John Pavlopoulos
2021 Digital Humanities Workshop  
CCS CONCEPTS • Applied computing → Digital libraries and archives; • Computing methodologies → Information extraction.  ...  The prints are hosted by the digital database of the Art Research Center at the Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, one of the hubs of Digital Humanities in Japan.  ...  by the digital database of the Art Research Center at the Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, one of the hubs of Digital Humanities in Japan.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3526242.3526254 fatcat:p4c6dh4fcrhnbb4uvo5ggrdyju

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2004 Cartographic Perspectives  
An extensive research process accompanied digitization to provide not only a consistent description of all images, but also additional access points for image discovery.  ...  in a new context.  ...  The DOQ-based map carries less information than an abstract map, if using traditional inventories of lines and text. It pushed our design parameters towards a deletion principle.  ... 
doi:10.14714/cp49.432 fatcat:7askuhvbqjbtfm7f43ifxl7rlm

A combined latent class and trait model for the analysis and visualization of discrete data

A. Kaban, M. Girolami
2001 IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence  
AbstractÐWe present a general framework for data analysis and visualization by means of topographic organization and clustering.  ...  The combined (trait and class) model along with the associated estimation procedures allows us to interpret the visualization result, in the sense of a topographic ordering.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This work is funded by re:source, The Council for Museums Archives, and Libraries ªImproved online information access,º grant number RE/092.  ... 
doi:10.1109/34.946989 fatcat:nkfkzduxpzb7rpfgyay3jvqpdq

Teaching the History of the Bible as Book

Bruce Eldevik
2016 Theological Librarianship  
context of the religious, cultural, domestic, and business environments that combined to define everyday life for the majority of Americans in the nineteenth century.  ...  Medieval Bibles In 15 The complexity of how text has been combined with image in these late-medieval "bibles" may lead one to forgo their detailed history and interpretation and rely on Lowden and Henry  ...  The works discussed in this essay tell the story of the changing ways the Bible has been produced and adapted for the needs of readers over the span of two millennia.  ... 
doi:10.31046/tl.v9i1.427 fatcat:6qjr2qq4gbg3nkidnlxyj2oeaq


R. Bill
2012 ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
Georeferenced old maps from 1786 and 1890 covering complete Mecklenburg should be combined with current geo-information, satellite and aerial imagery to support spatio-temporal research aspects in different  ...  The aim of the described research project is to set up a virtual research environment for interdisciplinary research focusing on the landscape of the historical Mecklenburg in the north-east of Germany  ...  Further thanks go to all collaborators in this research project.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprsannals-i-4-131-2012 fatcat:xoimjv4plvdrdl75hhswyc5t6q

Treatment of Georeferencing in Knowledge Organization Systems: North American Contributions to Integrated Georeferencing

Olha Buchel, Linda L. Hill
2011 NASKO  
Recent research projects in North America that have advanced the integration of formal mathematical georeferencing and informal placename georeferencing in knowledge organization systems are described  ...  and related to visualization applications.  ...  ADL was designed as a geographically-based digital library (DL) in which the geospatial associations of all types of information resources (e.g., books, articles, maps, remote sensing images, photographs  ... 
doi:10.7152/nasko.v2i1.12807 fatcat:fktz3z6luzetbgjrmpvrgysqcu
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