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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries

Second International Conference, TPDL 2012, Paphos, Cyprus, September 23-27, 2012, Proceedings

Editors: Zaphiris, P., Buchanan, G., Rasmussen, E., Loizides, F. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries, TPDL 2012 - the successor of the ECDL (European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries) - held in Paphos, Cyprus, in September 2012. The 23 full papers, 19 short papers, 15 posters and 8 demonstrations presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 139 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on user behavior, mobiles and place, heritage and sustainability, preservation, linked data, analysing and enriching documents, content and metadata quality, folksonomy and ontology, information retrieval, organising collections, as well as extracting and indexing.

Table of contents (62 chapters)

  • What Would ‘Google’ Do? Users’ Mental Models of a Digital Library Search Engine

    Khoo, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • An Exploration of ebook Selection Behavior in Academic Library Collections

    McKay, Dana (et al.)

    Pages 13-24

  • Information Seekers’ Visual Focus during Time Constraint Document Triage

    Loizides, Fernando

    Pages 25-31

  • Which Words Do You Remember? Temporal Properties of Language Use in Digital Archives

    Tahmasebi, Nina (et al.)

    Pages 32-37

  • Toward Mobile-Friendly Libraries: The Status Quo

    Lee, Dongwon

    Pages 38-50

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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries
Book Subtitle
Second International Conference, TPDL 2012, Paphos, Cyprus, September 23-27, 2012, Proceedings
Editors
  • Panayiotis Zaphiris
  • George Buchanan
  • Edie Rasmussen
  • Fernando Loizides
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
7489
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-33290-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-33290-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-33289-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 500
Number of Illustrations and Tables
124 b/w illustrations
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