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Title Design and usability of digital libraries : case studies in the Asia-Pacific / Yin-Leng Theng and Schubert Foo, editors.
Imprint Hershey, PA : Idea Group Pub., ©2005.


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Description 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Digital libraries -- Case studies.
Information storage and retrieval systems -- Case studies.
Digital libraries -- Asia -- Case studies.
Digital libraries -- Pacific Area -- Case studies.
Pacific Area.
Genre Case studies.
Contents ""Table of Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Section I Digital Library Development History and Landscape""; ""Chapter I Survey and History of Digital Library Development in the Asia Pacific""; ""Section II Design Architecture and Systems""; ""Chapter II Design Architecture: An Introduction and Overview""; ""Chapter III Development of Indonesia�s National Digital Library Network""; ""Chapter IV Dynamic Metadata Management System for Digital Archives: Design and Construction ""; ""Chapter V Information Filtering and Personalization Services""; ""Section III Implementation Issues and Challenges""
""Chapter VI Implementation of Next Generation Digital Libraries""""Chapter VII Using Multi-Document Summarization to Facilitate Semi-Structured Literature Retrieval: A Case Study in Consumer Healthcare""; ""Chapter VIII KEA: Practical Automatic Keyphrase Extraction""; ""Chapter IX Cross-Lingual Information Retrieval: The Challenge in Multilingual Digital Libraries""; ""Chapter X Evolving Tool Support for Digital Librarians""; ""Section IV Use and Impact""; ""Chapter XI Digital Libraries and Society: New Perspectives on Information Dissemination""
""Chapter XII Sharing Digital Knowledge With End-Users""""Chapter XIII Multimedia Digital Library as Intellectual Property""; ""Chapter XIV Digital Libraries as Learning Environments for Youths""; ""Section V Users and Usability""; ""Chapter XV Usability of Digital Libraries in a Multicultural Environment""; ""Chapter XVI Cross-Cultural Design and Usability of a Digital Library Supporting Access to Maori Cultural Heritage Resources""; ""Chapter XVII From GeogDL to PAPER: The Evolution of an Educational Digital Library""
""Chapter XVIII Designing a Music Digital Library: Discovering What People Really Want""""Chapter XIX Quantitative and Qualitative Evaluations of the Singapore National Library Board�s Digital Library""; ""Section VI Future Trends of Digital Libraries""; ""Chapter XX A Snapshot of Digital Library Development: The Way Forward in the Asia Pacific""; ""Chapter XX A Snapshot of Digital Library Development: The Way Forward in the Asia Pacific""; ""Appendix: Sources of Further Information""; ""About the Authors""; ""Index""
Summary Design and Usability of Digital Libraries: Case Studies in the Asia Pacific showcases some of the best digital library practices from organizations in the Asia Pacific. Particular emphasis has been placed on the design, use and usability of digital libraries. Not only are digital libraries examined, but related technologies, the management of knowledge in digital libraries, and the associated usability and social issues surrounding digital libraries are all examined. Design and Usability of Digital Libraries will benefit practitioners, researchers, educators and policy makers from a variety of disciplines.
Other Author Theng, Yin-Leng, 1961-
Foo, Schubert.
Other Title Print version: Design and usability of digital libraries. Hershey, PA : Idea Group Pub., ©2005 159140441X 1591404428