Browsing by Author "Buchanan, George"

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  • A distributed alerting service for open digital library software

    Hinze, Annika; Buchanan, George (IEEE Computer Society, 2005)
    Alerting for Digital Libraries (DL) is an important and useful feature for the library users. To date, two independent services and a few publisher-hosted proprietary services have been developed. Here, we address the ...
  • A distributed directory service for Greenstone

    Buchanan, George; Hinze, Annika (Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, 2005-01-01)
    Greenstone is a software for creating and maintaining distributed digital library collections. It provides a sophisticated federation mechanism for the collections. In order to support alerting notification about changes ...
  • Dynamic digital library construction and configuration

    Bainbridge, David; Don, Katherine J.; Buchanan, George; Witten, Ian H.; Jones, Steve; Jones, Matt; Barr, Malcolm I. (Springer, 2004)
    This paper describes a digital library architecture and implementation that is configurable, extensible and dynamic in the way it presents content and in the services it provides. The design manifests itself as a network ...
  • From sit-forward to lean-back: Using a mobile device to vary interactive pace

    Jones, Mark Hedley; Jain, Preeti; Buchanan, George; Marsden, Gary (University of Waikato, Department of Computer Science, 2003-03)
    Although online, handheld, mobile computers offer new possibilities in searching and retrieving information on the go, the fast-paced, "sit-forward" style of interaction may not be appropriate for all user search needs. ...
  • Greenstone: A platform for distributed digital library applications

    Bainbridge, David; Buchanan, George; McPherson, John R.; Jones, Steve; Mahoui, Abdelaziz; Witten, Ian H. (Springer Berlin, 2001)
    This paper examines the issues surrounding distributed Digital Library protocols. First, it reviews three prominent digital library protocols: Z39.50, SDLIP, and Dienst, plus Greenstone’s own protocol. Then, we summarise ...