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By Hyunyoung Kil, Wonhong Nam, Dongwon Lee (auth.), George Buchanan, Masood Masoodian, Sally Jo Cunningham (eds.)

This booklet constitutes the refereed complaints of the eleventh overseas convention on Asian electronic Libraries, ICADL 2008, held in Bali, Indonesia, in December 2008.

The 30 revised complete papers, 20 revised brief papers, and prolonged abstracts of thirteen poster papers conscientiously reviewed and chosen from a number of submissions. The paper issues disguise the spectrum of electronic libraries, together with multimedia electronic libraries, usability and review, details retrieval, ontologies, social tagging, metadata concerns, multi- and cross-language retrieval, electronic upkeep, and scholarly publishing and commmunities.

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Au/lap/). com). org). K. -L. S. 0 applications. 0 applications. Informed by the research model presented earlier, the coding scheme covered three dimensions, which are further divided into six variables: RSS (Rich Site Summary), blogs (B), wikis (W), social tagging (ST), instant messaging (IM) and social networking services (SN). 0 applications. Given the participation of multiple coders, inter-coder reliability was established using Cohen’s kappa for all the variables. 95, indicating a strong non-chance agreement among the coders.

Another possible reason could be that it is usually expensive for libraries in non-English speaking regions to provide the Web services in English. 0 applications in Europe and Asia may well be limited compared to those in their respective native languages. 0 applications except for social tagging. This difference could be attributed to the disparate profiles of their users. The presence of sizeable cohorts of students sharing similar interests and disciplinary areas in academic libraries may have necessitated a more prevalent adoption of social tagging applications.

0 applications has changed human dimensions such as perceptions, needs and behaviors of users and librarians. 0 applications contribute to OPAC usability and how they can improve the exploitation of library holdings are also research-worthy efforts to be undertaken. K. -L. S. 0: Social networking and social bookmarking for health librarians. : Library Weblogs. 0. : The wiki and the digital library. : The blog as a high-impact institutional communication tool. : The Academic Library and the Net Gen Student: Making the Connections.

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