Information Management & Systems
Formerly School of Library & Information Studies
Seminar: Information Access.
("The Friday Afternoon Seminar")
Spring 2002 Schedule
Fridays 3-5. 107 South Hall.
Clifford Lynch and
Schedule subject to change.
Summaries of presentations.
Jan 25: Clifford LYNCH: Introduction to the Seminar.
Archiving of digital material.
Feb 1: Clifford LYNCH:
Archiving of digital material (Continued).
Also: With Fredric GEY and Ray LARSON:
Report on HICSS:
Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Jan 2002.
Feb 8: Michael BUCKLAND: Going Places in the Catalog:
Improved Geographical Search.
Feb 15: Yale BRAUNSTEIN: Economic Impacts of Database
Production in Developing Countries.
Feb 22: What are the Most Interesting Questions
in Information Management? A Discussion led by
Michael Buckland. Also: Chan KOH, Visiting Scholar:
The Economic Impact of the
Yueh-Ying HSU & Kyungmin KIM: WhereIS Project: A Locating Service.
What are the Most Interesting Questions
in Information Management? Continued discussion led by
Mar 8: Clifford LYNCH:
Residential Broadband: Policy and Applications Issues.
Mar 15: Kim NORLEN, Gabriel LUCAS, Michael GEBBIE & John CHUANG:
TRAVIS: Extraction, Visualization and Analysis of the Telecommunications
Media Ownership Network.
Mar 22: Niels W. LUND, Norway, Maribeth BACK, Polle ZELLWEGER,
Kine Anette JOHNSEN, & Silje MILJETEIG:
The Document Academy: Exploring the Future of Documents.
Mar 29: Spring Recess: No Seminar Meeting.
Clifford LYNCH: How to characterize databases/collections.
Apr 12: Merrilee PROFFITT, The Research Libraries Group:
RLG Cultural Materials.
April 19: Avi RAPPOPORT, Search Engine Consultant, searchtools.com:
Can P2P Search Engines Work in the Real World?
Apr 26: Howard BESSER, UCLA:
Adaptive User Interfaces; and Digital Divide Issues.
May 3: Gary MADDEN & Russel COOPER, Curtin University:
Network Externalities and the Internet.
May 10: Yueh Ying HSU & Kyungmin KIM:
WhereIS: A locating service.
Also Mikael GLEONNOC, France:
The Collective Structuring of Innovation: What is the Synergy
Between Social and Technical Networks?
May 17: Jim MICHALKO & Judith BUSH, Research Libraries Group:
Implementation Grant for "Union Catalog on the Web".
The next scheduled meeting of the Seminar is August 30.
of Spring 2002 presentations.