D-Lib Magazine

June 1997
ISSN 1082-9873


From the Editor: Too Many Meetings?
To the Editor: HyperNews

Stories and Briefings

Sui Generis Database Protection: Has Its Time Come?
Jonathan Band
Jonathan S. Gowdy
Morrison & Foerster LLP

From Static to Dynamic Surrogates: Resource Discovery in the Digital Age
Carl Lagoze
Cornell University

The 4th Dublin Core Metadata Workshop Report: DC-4, March 3 - 5, 1997, National Library of Australia, Canberra
Stuart Weibel, OCLC
Renato Iannella, DSTC
Warwick Cathro, National Library of Australia

Paying Their Way: Commercial Digital Libraries for the 21st Century
Innes A. Ferguson
Michael J. Wooldridge
Zuno Ltd.

Safeguarding Digital Library Contents and Users: Document Access Control
Henry M. Gladney
IBM Almaden Research Center

Multi-Media, Multi-Cultural, and Multi-Lingual Digital Libraries, Or How Do We Exchange Data In 400 Languages?
Christine L. Borgman
University of California, Los Angeles

Workshop Report: The Technology of Terms and Conditions
James R. Davis
Xerox PARC
Judith L. Klavans
Columbia University

The second story in Clifford Lynch's two-part series on Z39.50 will run in October 1997. The first story appeared in April.

Clips and Pointers

  • Point-to-Point
  • National Library Catalogues Worldwide
  • OPAC 97
  • American Treasures of the Library of Congress
  • National Gallery of Art
  • SchoolNet Digital Collections Program
  • Arts and Humanities Data Service
  • Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial
  • In Print
  • Hyperproceedings of the Sixth Annual World Wide Web Conference, Santa Clara, California, April 7-11, 1997
  • Electronic Resources Review
  • Project ACORN posts new reports.
  • Goings On
  • First European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, September 1-3, 1997, Pisa, Italy. Call for Participation.
  • Demystifying Subject Cataloging of Electronic Resources, June 26 - June 27, 1997, San Francisco, California
  • Preconference Forum: Content Selection, PICS, and the Internet, June 27, 1997, San Francisco, California
  • From Catalog to Gateway: URIs, Metadata, and the Dublin Core, June 29, 1997, San Francisco, California
  • LIBER - Ligue des Bibliotheques Europeennes de Recherche Annual General Conference 1997, Pre-Conference: "The Berne Convention in the Digital Age: What will happen after the WIPO Conference December 1996?" July 1, 1997, Bern
  • New Tricks 2: eLib and Telematics: Projects and Partnerships, August 27-29, 1997, Bournemouth University Library, UK
  • Information Seeking in Context (ISIC 98), Sheffield, UK. Call for papers closes September 1, 1997
  • Fourth International Conference on Hypermedia and Interactivity in Museums, September 1-5 1997, Paris, France
  • Hypertext - Information Retrieval - Multimedia (HIM'97), September 29 - October 2, 1997, Dortmund, Germany
  • Pointers in This Column
  • The Technology Spotlight

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