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    • Digital libraries and the social web: collections and platforms 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter of Exploring Digital Libraries continues the consideration of digital libraries’ responses to the social web. It builds on the visual framework introduced in chapter 9 to consider the transition of digital ...
    • Digital libraries and the social web: scholarship 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter of Exploring Digital Libraries is the first of two that consider the responses of digital libraries to the social web and to web-based practices for information seeking, learning, teaching, research, professional ...
    • Digital libraries and their communities 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      What sets thriving, long-lived digital libraries apart from those that attract only modest attention or have faded into memory? Why have some digital libraries had a distinctive impact on the communities they were built ...
    • Digital library collections: repositories 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter and the next discuss digital libraries and the web through the lens of collections and collection building. This chapter begins with an exploration of the parallel but separate developments of the web, digital ...
    • E-Journal Access Using the Catalog, Federated Search, and Reference Linking Systems 

      Calhoun, Karen (2004-03-18)
      Discusses the use of a variety of means to search electronic journals, including via the library catalog, through federated searching, and through reference linking.
    • Emergence and definitions of digital libraries 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter of Exploring Digital Libraries traces the first decade of progress in digital libraries (1991-2001), with emphasis on the foundational innovations, vision, motivations, new technology, funding and early programs ...
    • ENCompass and the e-Reference Collection: A New-Fashioned Notion 

      Calhoun, Karen; Hyland, Nan; Kurth, Marty (2006-05-19)
      Presentation on the implementation of the Cornell University Library e-Reference Collection in the ENCompass digital library management system. Given at the Mid-Atlantic Voyager Users Group Meeting, October 29, 2002, Ithaca, ...
    • ENCompass at Cornell 

      Calhoun, Karen (2002-06-14)
      Presented at the session "Portal Implementations in Research Libraries" sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries at the American Library Association Annual Meeting, June 14, 2002, in Atlanta, Georgia.
    • ENCompass E-Reference System 

      Calhoun, Karen; Brown, Eli; Chandler, Adam; Chandler, Sarah Young; Cline, John; Hyland, Nan; Kozak, George; Kurth, Marty; McMillin, Paul; Ruddy, David; Zieba, Ed (2006-05-20)
      Presented by the ENCompass Working Group May 8, 2003, to Cornell University Library staff just prior to moving into production with a new e-resource discovery system featuring metasearch and reference linking. Describes ...
    • ENCompass: A Portal Infrastructure for the Cornell University Library 

      Calhoun, Karen (2006-05-20)
      Reports work completed on metasearch, reference linking, and portal development by the ENCompass Working Group at Cornell University Library in a development partnership with Endeavor Information Systems, Inc. Working group ...
    • Hybrid libraries 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter of Exploring Digital Libraries continues the discussion of digital collections with a detailed look at the interplay between library users, hybrid library collections and enabling technologies for hybrid library ...
    • Integrated Framework for Discovering Digital Library Collections, An 

      Calhoun, Karen (2005-10-05)
      Information seekers are generally on their own to discover and use a research library's growing array of digital collections, and coordination of these collections' development and maintenance is often not optimal. The ...
    • Key themes and challenges in digital libraries 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter provides a high-level view of the key themes, current position and challenges of digital libraries and their technologies, social aspects, collections and communities. It begins by identifying the key themes ...
    • Librarians, Learning, and Creativity: A Boundary-Breaking Perspective 

      Calhoun, Karen (2005-06)
      In the increasingly interconnected world of the Web, in which information seekers want to work self-sufficiently, how can librarians continue to contribute to saving time and advancing the state of knowledge? Taking the ...
    • Libraries and Librarians Responding to Change: Transitions and Emerging Priorities 

      Calhoun, Karen (2005-03-18)
      Discusses the environment in which libraries, especially technical services departments, find themselves in in the early twenty-first century, how they need to change to succeed in that environment, and how to best manage ...
    • Lists, Catalogs and Portals: Models and Tools for E-Resource Access 

      Calhoun, Karen (2004-04-30)
      Describes a mumber of methods for accessing a library's electronic resources, including aggregator databases, SerialsSolutions data, portals, federated searching, reference linking, and OpenURL.
    • Mixing and Mapping Metadata to Provide Integrated Access to Digital Library Collections: An Activity Report 

      Calhoun, Karen; Turner, Tom; Brodsky, Meryl; Kozak, George; Kurth, Marty; Muratori, Fred; Ruddy, David; Chandler, Sarah Young (National Institute of Informatics, 2001-10-25)
      Reports work in progress to implement integrated access to multiple digital collections described with a variety of metadata formats. Using the emerging resource discovery and digital library management system, ENCompass, ...
    • Outcomes of digital libraries' first decade 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter of Exploring Digital Libraries identifies and discusses a set of significant outcomes from the first decade of digital library research and practice (1991 to 2001). It describes accomplishments that set the ...
    • The prospects of open access repositories 

      Calhoun, Karen (Karen Calhoun, 2013-09-16)
      This chapter of Exploring Digital Libraries focuses on the potential of open access repositories for having a distinctive positive impact on scholarship and, more broadly, on their prospects for increasing the social and ...
    • Report for the Library of Congress: Preliminaries 

      Calhoun, Karen (2006-04-27)
      Briefly introduces the author's report for the Library of Congress on the future of the catalog and its integration with other discovery systems. Prepared for the Endeavor EndUser annual meeting and presented April 22, ...