An Architecture for Multischeming in Digital Libraries [chapter]

Aaron Krowne, Edward A. Fox
2003 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this paper we discuss the problem of handling many classification schemes within the context of a single digital library concurrently, which we term multischeming. We discuss how to represent which category describes an object in the digital library in this system, as well as the workings of the browsing process which is performed by the user. We motivate this problem as related to digital library interoperability, and propose an architecture for representation of classification schemes in
more » ... e digital library which solves the problem. We also discuss its implementation in the CITIDEL project.
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-24594-0_59 fatcat:vcixaparu5a7xah7q7vgnsvq24