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                   Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 14, No. 639.
           Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

       [1] From: Carolyn Kotlas <kotlas@email.unc.edu> (17)
             Subject: CIT INFOBITS -- January 2001

       [2] From: NINCH-ANNOUNCE <david@ninch.org> (103)
             Subject: CULTIVATE INTERACTIVE - Issue 3 now available:

             Date: Sat, 03 Feb 2001 10:35:05 +0000
             From: Carolyn Kotlas <kotlas@email.unc.edu>
             Subject: CIT INFOBITS -- January 2001

    CIT INFOBITS January 2001 No. 31 ISSN 1521-9275

    About INFOBITS

    INFOBITS is an electronic service of the University of North Carolina
    at Chapel Hill's Center for Instructional Technology. Each month the
    CIT's Information Resources Consultant monitors and selects from a
    number of information technology and instructional technology sources
    that come to her attention and provides brief notes for electronic
    dissemination to educators.


    Designing Accessible Distance Education Materials
    Community-Controlled Science Journals Project
    Copyright Concerns in the Age of Distance Education
    Report on Using the Internet for Learning
    Challenges Facing Postsecondary Education
    Infobits Subscribers -- Where Are We in 2001?

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             Date: Sat, 03 Feb 2001 10:37:32 +0000
             From: NINCH-ANNOUNCE <david@ninch.org>
             Subject: CULTIVATE INTERACTIVE - Issue 3 now available:

    News on Networking Cultural Heritage Resources
    from across the Community
    January 30, 2001

                   Cultivate Interactive - Issue 3 now available

    The third issue of the online magazine "Cultivate Interactive," funded
    under the European Commission's Digital Heritage and Cultural Content
    (DIGICULT) program is now available. An article on NINCH is included in
    this issue.

    David Green

    >From: Marieke <lismn@ukoln.ac.uk>
    >>Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2001 11:19:04 -0000

    Welcome to Issue 3 of Cultivate Interactive

    Issue 3 of Cultivate Interactive is now available:

    The highlights include:

    Feature Articles


    Makx Dekkers on Application profiles, or how to mix and match metadata

    European Visual Archive Project (EVA)

    An article on the EVA project which details how they used Dublin Core for
    their description elements and XML for data exchange.

    Making English Heritage Thesauri available On-line

    Daphne Charles reports on new methods of generating and disseminating the
    National Monuments Record thesauri produced by English Heritage.


    David Green with an overview of the National Initiative for a Networked
    Cultural Heritage (NINCH) where intellectual needs shape technical

    What's Happened To My Slides?

    Brian Kelly discusses the pitfalls that can be encountered when giving
    presentations at conferences and offers some practical advice on how to
    avoid them.

    The Virtual Revolution

    Franz Fischnaller compares Virtual Reality's origins with those of the
    Cinematography Industry and contemplates whether it too will become an
    established technology.

    Regular Articles

    National Node Column

    Guy Ben-Ari of ISrael Europe Research and Development (ISERD), and National
    Node for Israel, reflects on Israel's recent entry into the IST programme.

    A Chain of EVA Conferences

    James Hemsley, Managing Director of VASARI UK, reports on the EVA
    conferences held in 2000.

    IST 2000 NICE

    Walter Koch, Karin Hafner, Torill Redse and Jorunn Hesjedal report on the
    Information Society Technologies conference held in Nice in November 2000.
    Discussion about Inclusion, elearning, globalisation and flexibility.

    Metadata:The MADAME Project

    Dr. Massimo Craglia provides an overview of the INFO2000 project on Methods
    for Access to Data and Metadata in Europe (MADAME). He sets the project in
    its policy context, describes its objectives, introduces the partners, and
    summarises its achievements.

    Other Areas

    Cultivate Interactive's Spot the European City Competition.

    Book Review

    A review of EUROJARGON by Anne Ramsay.

    If you have any queries regarding Cultivate Interactive or writing for
    Cultivate Interactive please send them to <cultivate-editor@ukoln.ac.uk>

    Marieke Napier, Information Officer
    Editor of the Cultivate Interactive Web magazine
    UKOLN, University of Bath, BATH, England, BA2 7AY
    Email: m.napier@ukoln.ac.uk URL:
    Exploit Interactive: <http://www.exploit-lib.org/>http://www.exploit-lib.org/
    Cultivate Interactive:

    Phone: 01225 826354
    FAX: 01225 826838
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