“A rising number of actors in librarianship and its related fields are experimenting with Semantic Web technologies and Linked Open Data (LOD). The LOD cloud as a whole grew by 300% in 2010, whereas the amount of data relevant for libraries grew by nearly 1000%. For many, the question now arises how to integrate their… Continue reading SWIB11 SEMANTIC WEB IN LIBRARIES

The IFLA 2010 Experience

In August, IFLA 2010 took place in Gothenburg, Sverige. It was the first time, that the news of the conference was aggregated in a special website, “The IFLA 2010 Experience”. You can find there the news entries in English and other languages (German, French, Spanish, Arabian and Chinese), the twitter posts also as links to… Continue reading The IFLA 2010 Experience

4th Leipzig Congress for Information and Library

Soon the forth congress will take place in Leipzig form 15th-18th march 2010. Its the greatest congress in German librarianship and is organised by several library organisations. Informations about subscription you find at http://www.bid-kongress2010.de/pdf/anmeldung.pdf. You can register only online, see https://www2.kit.de/bib10/registration/bib10/de The programme is available under http://www.conwerk.net/contxt_bidkon10/programme. Printed programmes are only given to registrated participants.… Continue reading 4th Leipzig Congress for Information and Library