D-Lib Magazine

July/August 1997
ISSN 1082-9873

This double July/August issue will remain in place until September 15, 1997 when the first fall issue will be released. We hope our readers will enjoy their summer holidays; we intend to enjoy ours.


From the Editor: On the fly
To the Editor: HyperNews

Stories and Briefings

The User Community as Responsibility and Resource: Building a Sustainable Digital Library
David Seaman
University of Virginia

JSTOR: From Project to Independent Organization
Kevin M. Guthrie

The Digital Library Research Agenda: What's Missing -- and How Humanities Textbase Projects Can Help
Allen Renear
Brown University

The Model Editions Partnership: "Smart Text" and Beyond
David R. Chesnutt
University of South Carolina

SGML Creation and Delivery: The Humanities Text Initiative
Christina Kelleher Powell
Nigel Kerr
University of Michigan

Making of America: Online Searching and Page Presentation at the University of Michigan
Elizabeth J. Shaw
Sarr Blumson
University of Michigan

Markup and Conversion of Japanese Classical Texts Using SGML in the National Institute of Japanese Literature
Shoichiro Hara
Hisashi Yasunaga
National Institute of Japanese Literature

Safeguarding Digital Library Contents and Users: Digital Images of Treasured Antiquities
Henry M. Gladney, F.C. Mintzer, and F. Schiattarella
IBM Research Division and IBM Italy

Beyond Word and Image: Networking Moving Images -- More Than Just the "Movies"
The first of a two-part examination of networking cultural heritage materials
David Green
National Initiative for a Networked Cultural Heritage

Electronic Records Research Working Meeting, May 28-30, 1997: A Report from the Archives Community
David Bearman and Jennifer Trant
Archives & Museum Informatics

Clips and Pointers

  • NSF Awards $3 million to the Internet Scout Project; Expansion Planned
    Amy Tracy Wells, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • ISO Working Group for Transliteration from Indic to Latin script
    Dr Anthony P. Stone, Project Leader, ISO/TC46/SC2/WG12 Transliteration of Indic Scripts
  • Point-to-Point
  • Voice of the Shuttle: Web Page for Humanities Research
  • Federal Electronic Research and Review Extraction Tool (FERRET)
  • In Print
  • Nanotechnology
  • An Evaluation of the U.S. Government's Implementation of the Government Information Locator Service (GILS): Final Report
  • Virtual Library of Virginia Guidelines for Cataloging Electronic Resources
  • Goings On
  • IFLA '97, August 31- September 5 1997, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Eleventh International Unicode Conference; Software Development + the Internet: Going Global with Unicode, September 2 - 5, 1997, San Jose, California
  • Information Resources in Academic Medicine: Strategies for Turbulent Times, September 7 - 9, 1997, Leesburg, Virginia
  • Second IEEE Metadata Conference, September 16-17, 1997, Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Scholarly Publishing and Communication in the Electronic Environment, September 26-27, 1997, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Canada
  • The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21st Century, September 26-28, 1997, Memphis, Tennessee
  • 18th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, May 26-May 29, 1998, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Deadline for paper submissions, October 1, 1997.
  • Pointers in This Column
  • The Technology Spotlight

    What's New in the Technology Spotlight? Online Music Scholarship Resources: An update of an earlier Technology Spotlight selection
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