Al-Anazi, M., Hinze, A., Vanderschantz, N., Timpany, C., & Cunningham, S. J. (2014). Personal digital libraries: Keeping track of academic reading material. In K. Tuamsuk, A. Jatowt, & E. Rasmussen (Eds.), The Emergence of Digital Libraries – Research and Practices (Vol. LNCS 8839, pp. 39–47). Springer. http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-12823-8_5
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This paper discusses optionsfor tracking academic reading material and introduces a personal digital library solution. We combined and extended the open source projects Zotero and Greenstone such that material can be easily downloaded and ingested into the combined system. Our prototype system has been explored in a small user study.
This is an author’s accepted version of an article published in Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2014 Chiang Mai, Thailand, November 5-7. © Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014