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    From: Peter Hollings
    Date: 2011 Sep 15, 13:33 -0700

    There are a couple of articles mentioned below that I thought would be of interest.

    Peter Hollings

    -----Original Message-----
    From: Public-Access Computer Systems Publications [mailto:PACS-P@LISTSERV.UH.EDU] On Behalf Of Bonnie Wilson
    Sent: Thursday, September 15, 2011 2:17 PM
    Subject: The September/October 2011 issue of D-Lib Magazine is now available


    The September/October 2011 issue of D-Lib Magazine
    (http://www.dlib.org/) is now available.

    This issue contains five articles, several short pieces in the 'In
    Brief' column, excerpts from recent press releases, and news of upcoming
    conferences and other items of interest in 'Clips and Pointers'. This
    month, D-Lib features the E-Corpus Digital Library.

    The articles include:

    Long-term Preservation for Spatial Data Infrastructures: a Metadata
    Framework and Geo-portal Implementation
    Article by Arif Shaon, Science and Technology Facilities Council,
    Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Harwell, UK, and Andrew Woolf, The
    Bureau of Meteorology, Canberra, Australia

    MapRank: Geographical Search for Cartographic Materials in Libraries
    Article by Markus Oehrli, Zentralbibliothek Zurich; Petr Pridal, Klokan
    Technologies and Moravian Library; Susanne Zollinger, ETH-Bibliothek Map
    Library; and Rosi Siber, EAWAG

    Automating the Production of Map Interfaces for Digital Collections
    Using Google APIs
    Article by Anna Neatrour, Anne Morrow, Ken Rockwell, and Alan Witkowski,
    The University of Utah

    Digitization Practices for Translations: Lessons Learned from the Our
    Americas Archive Partnership Project
    Article by Lorena Gauthereau-Bryson, Robert Estep, and Monica Rivero,
    Rice University

    A New Way to Find: Testing the Use of Clustering Topics in Digital Libraries
    Article by Kat Hagedorn and Michael Kargela, University of Michigan;
    Youn Noh, Yale University; and David Newman, University of California-Irvine

    D-Lib Magazine has mirror sites at the following locations:

    UKOLN, University of Bath, Bath, England

    The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

    State Library of Lower Saxony and the University Library of Goettingen,

    Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

    BN - National Library of Portugal, Portugal

    (If the mirror site closest to you is not displaying the
    September/October 2011 issue of D-Lib Magazine at this time, please
    check back later. There is a delay between the time the magazine is
    released in the United States and the time when the mirroring process
    has been completed.)

    Bonnie Wilson
    D-Lib Magazine

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