Dunsire, Gordon (2007) Future information environments: deserts, jungles or parks? In: 10th Seminar on Archives, Libraries, Museums, 2006-11-22 - 2006-11-24, Poreč, Croatia.
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This paper discusses the basic functions of a common information environment and how they are supported by metadata. Several distinct categories of information landscapes are described, characterised by the availability and quality of metadata at the item and collection level. The paper suggests elements of professional practice which can improve the functionality of landscapes, and presents an illustrative scenario of how a common information environment might be effective.
|Item type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Notes:||Published in Croatian as proceedings in: 10. seminar Archivi Knjiznice Muzeji (2007). pp14-19. HKD: Zagreb.|
|Keywords:||interoperability, resource discovery, common information environment, information landscapes, metadata aggregation, Information resources|
|Subjects:||Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Information resources|
|Department:||Professional Services > Information Services|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||05 May 2008|
|Last modified:||22 May 2015 09:03|
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