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Multilinguality of Metadata
Measuring the Multilingual Degree of Europeana’s Metadata
Digital cultural heritage portals provide universal access to cultural objects and associated metadata originating in divers countries and language milieus. Offering an equally heterogeneous audience access to this content ...
Visualization for Text Mining in the Digital Humanities
Empowering Researchers to Use Advanced Tools for Text Mining
In this PhD thesis, a visual interface for text analysis and text mining in the digital humanities (DH) will be developed. Text analysis is a crucial task in the DH, but advanced text mining technologies like topic modeling ...
Development of a Benchmark System for Social Enterprise Software
Benchmark System and Visualisation for Analysing Personal Knowledge Behaviour
Network knowledge management in companies does not work without proactive motivation of their users. This paper describes the development of different benchmarks to assess users’ performance and shows a novel approach ...
Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS)
Meeting the Unique Needs of Transportation Professionals?
Free, public access to TRIS Online is hosted by the National Transportation Library, although it has existed since the early 1970’s. The paper offers a user-focused methodology to answer the research question “Is TRIS ...
The Role of Public Libraries in e-Inclusion
Despite of many actions taken to speed-up the diffusion and adoption of ICT, Lithuania is still the not satisfactory situation. The annual report 2007 of European Union i2010 Strategy has stated that “from a low background ...
Gamification Elements and Their Perception by Different Gamer Types
A Case Study for a Project Management Software
Gamification is being applied more and more to information systems. Many developers apply similar strategies for the gamification of tasks. A benchmark conducted in 22 mobile apps containing gamification elements showed ...
Keeping Libraries Alive Behind Bars
A Study of NSW Corrective Services Libraries
Libraries in prisons in Australia are traditionally repositories of old, second hand books, staffed (if at all) by an inmate who can hopefully read. The NSW Department of Corrective Services is attempting to change this ...
The Limits of Intellectual Freedom
Why the IFLA Statement on Libraries and Intellectual Freedom is not followed in Denmark
The purpose of this paper is to examine the limits of providing access to information for everyone in Denmark compared to the 1999 IFLA Statement on Libraries and Intellectual Freedom. There are several aspects of decrease ...
Information Literacy and Communication
A Theoretical Approach to an Interdisciplinary Issue
As the existing literature shows, many models of IL, as well as curricula point towards the close ties between IL and communication. IL is closely connected to literacy and functional literacy in their traditional sense, ...