ERIC Number: EJ613364
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The National Engineering Education Delivery System: A Digital Library for Engineering Education [and] Reference Linking in a Hybrid Library Environment (Part 1: Frameworks for Linking & Part 2:SFX, a Generic Linking Solution) [and] The State of the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative [and] Distributed Information and Computation in Scientific and Engineering Environments.
Muramatsu, Brandon; Agogino, Alice M.; Van de Sompel, Herbert; Hochstenbach, Patrick; Weibel, Stuart; Patrikalakis, Nicholas M.; Fortier, Paul J.; Ioannidis, Yannis E.; Nikolaou, Christos N.; Robinson, Allan R.; Rossignac, Jarek R.; Vinacua, Alvar; Abrams, Stephen L.
D-Lib Magazine, v5 n4 Apr 1999
Describes NEEDS (National Engineering Education Delivery System), a distributed server architecture developed to enable new pedagogical models based on Internet-mediated learning environments; linking solutions for electronic library services; Dublin Core updates citing relationship to other metadata efforts; and the computational, structural and social problems presented at the Workshop on Distributed Information and Computation in Scientific and Engineering Environments (DICPM). (LRW)
Descriptors: Cataloging, Computer Assisted Instruction, Electronic Libraries, Engineering Education, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Internet, Metadata
Available electronically: http://www.dlib.org/dlib/april99/muramatsu/04muramatsu.html
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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