Discovery Invenio management system digital library

From 22 to 26 November 2010 I participated in Rabat, Morocco, the second school on Digital Libraries organized jointly by CERN and UNESCO and with the supervisor as CNRST Morocco. In this workshop, I discovered the Invenio digital library software developed and used at CERN. We were about thirty participants from 05 African countries: Benin Cameroon, Morocco, Tunisia and Senegal. The format of this course combines lectures on theoretical concepts of digital library and open access on the ...

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Design and Develop of web information systems

Since the release of Internet in the nineties introduced the World Wide Web, many organizations are prepared to make themselves known to the world in this network , with the introduction of the language for hypertext HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) could be made pages where they put information about your organization or company and this brought a boom to this increased global sales mainly in the area of exports , thanks to this tool can reach many ...

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Educational data mining

Today, as in other areas of society, information technology and communications have entered the field of education. It is possible to capture and compile very simply and at low cost all kinds of information: administrative data enrollment in schools, colleges or universities, computerized academic records of students, logging in educational portals (e-learning platforms ), collaborative learning systems guided by the computer (computer-supported collaborative learning systems, etc.).

Educational data mining (Educational Data Mining, EDM) is the process of transforming raw ...

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Save money using gps vehicle tracking systems

Save up to 20% by using gps vehicle tracking systems for your company. Lots of companies offer gps fleet management system in a cheap price. Now a days people are more secure and saved by taking the facilities of gps fleet tracking technology.

Normally, upon hearing such an offer, we think that the economy is possible only in companies with large car number, but in practice it is not so. Benefits from the use of new technology starts at the first ...

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Sailing into the Future with ADLIB

Swets & Zeitlinger B.V. of Lisse and ADLIB Information Systems B.V. of Utrecht have concluded an agreement to ensure the future development and maintenance of SAILS, Swets serials management software package.

ADLIB, through their UK sister company ADLIB Information Systems Ltd. of Swindon, will take over the existing SAILS product. This includes responsibility for support and maintenance of the current SAILS customer base of around 50. As part of the agreement the existing SAILS technical personnel will transfer to ADLIB Information ...

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India’s Panjab University Library Taps 3M for Turnkey Conversion to RFID Circulation Management and Security

3M Library Systems has been awarded a turnkey project that will provide radio frequency identification (RFID) systems for circulation and inventory management and security at the Panjab University Library in Chandigarh, the capital of the Punjab region in northwest India.

Known officially as the A.C. Joshi Library, in memory of a distinguished university vice chancellor, the 61-year-old library contains nearly 700,000 books and audio/visual items. Panjab University, established in 1882, is one of India’s oldest and most respected schools of higher ...

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Inmagic.NET a knowledge management and special library software

Inmagic, Inc., a leading developer of knowledge management and special library software, announces Inmagic.NET, a new extension of its core text-based information management product, DB/TextWorks, and soon to be an extension of its second major product, BiblioTech PRO. Inmagic.NET allows information professionals to speed acquisitions workflow by purchasing, cataloguing, indexing and disseminating information throughout an organization via a seamless, net-connected environment.

Soon to be enabled for e-information of all kinds, Inmagic.NET’s current version allows information professionals to order physical books directly ...

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Using Electronic Medical Records To Improve Patient Care: The St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Case

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Mark N. Frolick
Xavier University
mark@frolick.net

Abstract

Information technology is proving to be a vital element in the administration of healthcare. Specifically, most healthcare institutions in the United States are adopting information systems that provide more accurate and timely information regarding patient care. This paper explores the implementation of an electronic medical record system at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. St. Jude Hospital is primarily dedicated to the treatment of children ...

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Simple media maintenance using the multifunctional Biblio Mobile StaffStation

Bibliotheca RFID Library Systems has successfully establishes itself as a provider of next-generation RFID technologies. Impressive presentations Bibliotheca RFID Library Systems this year, 98-th of the German Conference of Librarians in Erfurt, made clear to all that with its comprehensive presentation of the numerous product innovations and innovations in RFID technology, Bibliotheca confirmed its position as a leader in innovative technologies. An absolute highlight was a demonstration of next-generation software BiblioCockpit. New tailor-made to order software with unlimited choice of ...

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Towards adaptive information systems: individual differences and hypermedia

Sherry Yu-Hua Chen and Nigel J. Ford

1. Introduction

Hypermedia, which is a combination of multimedia and hypertext, is distinguishable from traditional computer assisted learning (CAL) by the node-and-link structure inherent to the organisation of information and the fact that it is also based on integrated media (Heller, 1992). Compared with alternative tools, hypermedia in the learning environment has been associated with a number of potential benefits.

2. Potential Benefits For Learning

Hypermedia systems possess a number of characteristics ...

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