[Humanist] 29.38 pubs: D-Lib for May/June

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Mon May 18 10:52:38 CEST 2015

                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 38.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Sun, 17 May 2015 15:19:56 +0000
        From: Bonnie Wilson <bwilson at cnri.reston.va.us>
        Subject: The May/June 2015 Issue of D-Lib Magazine Is Now Available


The May/June 2015 issue of D-Lib Magazine (http://www.dlib.org/) is now 
available. This issue contains 7 full-length articles, and the 'In 
Brief' column presents 5 short pieces as well as excerpts from recent 
press releases. You also can find news of upcoming conferences and other 
items of interest in D-Lib's 'Clips and Pointers' column.  This month, 
D-Lib features the "British Cartoon Archive", a library, archive, and 
exhibition gallery dedicated to the history of British cartooning over 
the last two hundred years.

The articles are:

Helping Members of the Community Manage Their Digital Lives: Developing 
a Personal Digital Archiving Workshop
By Nathan Brown, New Mexico State University Library

An Assessment of Institutional Repositories in the Arab World
By Scott Carlson, Rice University

Semantic Description of Cultural Digital Images: Using a Hierarchical 
Model and Controlled Vocabulary
By Lei Xu and Xiaoguang Wang, Wuhan University, Hubei, China

Facing the Challenge of Web Archives Preservation Collaboratively: The 
Role and Work of the IIPC Preservation Working Group
By Andrea Goethals, Harvard Library, Clement Oury, Bibliotheque 
nationale de France, David Pearson, National Library of Australia, 
Barbara Sierman, KB National Library of the Netherlands and Tobias 
Steinke, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

Linked Data URIs and Libraries: The Story So Far
By Ioannis Papadakis, Konstantinos Kyprianos and Michalis Stefanidakis, 
Ionian University

Metamorph: A Transformation Language for Semi-structured Data
By Markus Michael Geipel, Christophe Bohme and Jan Hannemann, German 
National Library

Statistical Translation of Hierarchical Classifications from Dewey 
Decimal Classification to the Regensburger Verbundklassifikation
By Markus Michael Geipel, German National Library

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

The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

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

Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

BN - National Library of Portugal, Portugal

(If the mirror site closest to you is not displaying the May/June 2015 
issue of D-Lib Magazine at this time, please check back later.  Each 
mirror site has its own schedule for replicating D-Lib Magazine and, 
while most sites are quite responsive, on occasion there could be a 
delay of as much as 24 hours between the time the magazine is released 
in the United States and the time when the mirroring process has been 

Bonnie Wilson
D-Lib Magazine

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