Information Management & Systems
Formerly School of Library & Information Studies
Seminar: Information Access.
("The Friday Afternoon Seminar")
Spring 2003 Schedule
Fridays 3-5. 107 South Hall.
Clifford Lynch and
Schedule subject to change.
Summaries of presentations.
For more information see
Jan 24: Documentary: The Man who Wanted to Classify the World: Paul Otlet.
Feb 7: Nicolas DUCHENEAUT: The Sociotechnical Construction of Open
Feb 14: Aitao CHEN, Fredric GEY, Ray LARSON, & Michael BUCKLAND:
Searching Across Different Genres: Texts, Numbers, and Places.
Feb 21: Emily LIGGETT: Interfaces Designed for the Visualization
of Complex Relationships.
Clifford LYNCH: Key
Research and Implementation Issues in Metadata.
Feb 28: Michael BUCKLAND and others: Going Places in the Catalog:
Improved Geographical Access.
Mar 7: Richard BEAUBIEN, Ralph MOON, & Lynne GRIGSBY-STANDFILL,
Library Systems Office:
Publishing, Organizing, and Managing of Digital Content.
Mar 14: Clifford LYNCH: Gutenberg-e Report;
Collaborative Filtering / Personalization.
Mar 21: Alessandro ACQUISTI: Privacy, Anonymity, and Tracking in
Computer-mediated Economic Transactions.
Mar 28: Spring Recess: No seminar meeting.
Apr 4: Jerome McDONOUGH, New York University:
METS and METS Profiling: A Not So Gentle Introduction.
Apr 11: John KUNZE, California Digital Library:
What Makes Identifiers Persistent
Apr 18: Linda Cathryn MUEHLINGHAUS (formerly Everstz), Dominican University of
The difficulty of practicing what we preach: Teaching about culture in an
on-line environment in K-12 teacher preparation.
Apr 25: Avi RAPPOPORT, Search Engine Consultant:
Notes from the CHI Search Interface Workshop and the Infonortics
Search Engines Meeting.
May 2: Merrilee PROFFITT, RLG:
RedLightGreen: RLG Accelerates Undergraduate Research.
Ethan EISMANN: Sustainable Knowledge Communities: Learning from the b
Paul ELL, Belfast:
From Printed Historical Census Data, to Electronic Datasets, to a Paper
Atlas, to an Electronic Atlas of the Great Irish Famine.
The Seminar will resume on August 29.
of Spring 2003 presentations.
Fall 2002 schedule
Fall 2003 schedule