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Digital Libraries: Achievements, Challenges and Opportunities

9th International Conference on Asian Digial Libraries, ICADL 2006, Kyoto, Japan, November 27-30, 2006, Proceedings

Sugimoto, S., Hunter, J., Rauber, A., Morishima, A. (Eds.)

2006, XVIII, 574 p. With online files/update.

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries, ICADL 2006, held in Kyoto, Japan in November 2006.

The 46 revised full papers, 14 revised short papers, and 6 poster papers presented together with 3 keynote and invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 170 submissions. The topics covered by the papers include information extraction, information retrieval, metadata, architectures for digital libraries and archives, ontologies, information seeking, cultural heritage and e-learning. In addition there are 6 papers on national and regional projects on digital libraries and archives.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » ARC - Alignment - Augmented Reality - DOM - Extensible Markup Language (XML) - Multimedia - Perl - architecture - classification - data mining - digital library infrastructure - information extraction - information retrieval - information society - organization

Related subjects » Database Management & Information Retrieval - HCI - Information Systems and Applications

Table of contents 

Keynote and Invited Talks.- The Age of Content and Knowledge Processing.- Cyber Science Infrastructure and Scholarly Information for the Promotion of e-Science in Japan.- Working Together in Developing Library and Information Science Education in the Asia Pacific.- Advanced Digital Archives.- Annotating the Web Archives – An Exploration of Web Archives Cataloging and Semantic Web.- Owlery: A Flexible Content Management System for “Growing Metadata” of Cultural Heritage Objects and Its Educational Use in the CEAX Project.- A Digital Library for Preservation of Folklore Crafts, Skills, and Rituals and Its Role in Folklore Education.- A Digital Video Archive System of NDAP Taiwan.- Digital Libraries and Learning.- A Research Project to Convert Chinese Traditional Calligraphic Paintings to SCORM-Compatible E-Learning Materials.- Interdisciplinary Curriculum Development for Digital Library Education.- Distributed Repositories.- A Digital Resource Harvesting Approach for Distributed Heterogeneous Repositories.- Parallelising Harvesting.- Information Extraction.- Sibling Page Search by Page Examples.- Contextualization of a RDF Knowledge Base in the VIKEF Project.- Visualizing User Communities and Usage Trends of Digital Libraries Based on User Tracking Information.- Extracting Mnemonic Names of People from the Web.- Automatic Task Detection in the Web Logs and Analysis of Multitasking.- Extracting Structured Subject Information from Digital Document Archives.- Topic Structure Mining Using PageRank Without Hyperlinks.- Personalization for Digital Libraries.- Personalized Information Delivering Service in Blog-Like Digital Libraries.- A Personal Ontology Model for Library Recommendation System.- Research and Implementation of a Personalized Recommendation System.- Information Retrieval.- An Application Framework for Distributed Information Retrieval.- A Plugin Architecture Enabling Federated Search for Digital Libraries.- A User Study on Features Supporting Subjective Relevance for Information Retrieval Interfaces.- The Effect of Lexical Relationships on the Quality of Query Clusters.- Query Generation Using Semantic Features.- Page Sets as Web Search Answers.- Metadata.- Applying FRBR Model as a Conceptual Model in Development of Metadata for Digitized Thai Palm Leaf Manuscripts.- Management of Metadata Standards: The Case of UNIMARC.- Taxonomy Alignment for Interoperability Between Heterogeneous Digital Libraries.- A Process and Tool for the Conversion of MARC Records to a Normalized FRBR Implementation.- Digital Libraries and Archives Architecture.- Metadata Spaces: The Concept and a Case with REPOX.- Extending Greenstone for Institutional Repositories.- A Web Archiving System of the National Library of Korea: OASIS.- The DELOS Testbed for Choosing a Digital Preservation Strategy.- Multimedia Resource Retrieval and Organization.- Text Image Spotting Using Local Crowdedness and Hausdorff Distance.- Effective Image Retrieval for the M-Learning System.- Language Translation and Media Transformation in Cross-Language Image Retrieval.- A Surface Errors Locator System for Ancient Culture Preservation.- Organizing Knowledge.- Emotional Descriptors for Map-Based Access to Music Libraries.- Role of Naive Ontology in Search and Learn Processes for Domain Novices.- Semistructured Data/XML.- Kikori-KS: An Effective and Efficient Keyword Search System for Digital Libraries in XML.- Supporting Efficient Grouping and Summary Information for Semistructured Digital Libraries.- Information Seeking in Digital Archives.- Accessing Japanese Digital Libraries: Three Case Studies.- Towards Ontology Enrichment with Treatment Relations Extracted from Medical Abstracts.- Use and Linkage of Source and Output Repositories and the Expectations of the Chemistry Research Community About Their Use.- Information Organization.- Functional Composition of Web Databases.- Integration of Wikipedia and a Geography Digital Library.- Impact of Document Structure on Hierarchical Summarization.- Short Papers.- Wavelet-Based Collaborative Filtering for Adapting Changes in User Behavior.- Activity-Based Query Refinement for Context-Aware Information Retrieval.- Retrieval Technique with the Modern Mongolian Query on Traditional Mongolian Text.- Empirical Investigation on Interface Usage of Citation Database.- Adding SOMLib Capabilities to the Greenstone Digital Library System.- Developing a Digital Resources Consortium for University Libraries in Bangladesh: Proposed Role of UGC.- Speech Audio Retrieval Using Voice Query.- A Methodology for Retrieving SCORM-Compliant Teaching Materials on Grid Environments.- Customising Interfaces to Service-Oriented Digital Library Systems.- Understanding User Perceptions on Usefulness and Usability of an Integrated Wiki-G-Portal.- A Peer-to-Peer Approach to Collaborative Repository for Digital Libraries.- Web Page Classification Exploiting Contents of Surrounding Pages for Building a High-Quality Homepage Collection.- Managing and Querying of Videos by Semantics in Digital Library – A Semantic Model SemTTE and Its XML-Based Implementation.- RDF/XTM Ontology Construction Based on a Topic Maps-Driven Framework.- Poster Papers.- Building an Arabic Digital Collection: The IIUM Library’s Experience.- Access to E-Journals: Need and Impact of Users Training.- Reskilling Staff for Digital Libraries.- Institutional Repositories in India: A Case Study of National Aerospace Laboratories.- The Digital Divide in Developing Countries: With Special Reference to Bangladesh.- The Design and Implementation of Chinese Rural Studies Database.- National and Regional Projects on Digital Libraries and Archives.- Digital Library Service of the National Diet Library.- Institutional Repositories in Japan.- to the National Archives of Japan Digital Archive Service.- The Development of Digital Library Projects in Taiwan.- Kyoto International Manga Museum.- Building the National Digital Library of China for Global Users.

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