Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries

13th European Conference, ECDL 2009, Corfu, Greece, September 27 - October 2, 2009. Proceedings

  • Maristella Agosti
  • José Borbinha
  • Sarantos Kapidakis
  • Christos Papatheodorou
  • Giannis Tsakonas
Conference proceedings ECDL 2009

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-04346-8

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5714)

Table of contents (71 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynote Addresses

  3. Special Session - Services

    1. Annotation Search: The FAST Way
      Nicola Ferro
      Pages 15-26
    2. wikiSearch – From Access to Use
      Elaine G. Toms, Lori McCay-Peet, R. Tayze Mackenzie
      Pages 27-38
  4. Special Session - Infrastructures

    1. Adding Quality-Awareness to Evaluate Migration Web-Services and Remote Emulation for Digital Preservation
      Christoph Becker, Hannes Kulovits, Michael Kraxner, Riccardo Gottardi, Andreas Rauber, Randolph Welte
      Pages 39-50
    2. Functional Adaptivity for Digital Library Services in e-Infrastructures: The gCube Approach
      Fabio Simeoni, Leonardo Candela, David Lievens, Pasquale Pagano, Manuele Simi
      Pages 51-62
  5. Interaction

    1. Hear It Is: Enhancing Rapid Document Browsing with Sound Cues
      Parisa Eslambochilar, George Buchanan, Fernando Loizides
      Pages 75-86
    2. Creating Visualisations for Digital Document Indexing
      Jennifer Pearson, George Buchanan, Harold Thimbleby
      Pages 87-93
  6. Knowledge Organization Systems

    1. Exploratory Web Searching with Dynamic Taxonomies and Results Clustering
      Panagiotis Papadakos, Stella Kopidaki, Nikos Armenatzoglou, Yannis Tzitzikas
      Pages 106-118
    2. Developing Query Patterns
      Panos Constantopoulos, Vicky Dritsou, Eugénie Foustoucos
      Pages 119-124
    3. Matching Multi-lingual Subject Vocabularies
      Shenghui Wang, Antoine Isaac, Balthasar Schopman, Stefan Schlobach, Lourens van der Meij
      Pages 125-137
  7. Interfaces

    1. An Empirical Study of User Navigation during Document Triage
      Fernando Loizides, George Buchanan
      Pages 138-149
    2. A Visualization Technique for Quality Control of Massive Digitization Programs
      Rodrigo Andrade de Almeida, Pedro Alessio, Alexandre Topol, Pierre Cubaud
      Pages 150-155
    3. Improving OCR Accuracy for Classical Critical Editions
      Federico Boschetti, Matteo Romanello, Alison Babeu, David Bamman, Gregory Crane
      Pages 156-167
  8. Resource Discovery

    1. Supporting the Creation of Scholarly Bibliographies by Communities through Online Reputation Based Social Collaboration
      Hamed Alhoori, Omar Alvarez, Richard Furuta, Miguel Muñiz, Eduardo Urbina
      Pages 180-191

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, ECDL 2009, held in Corfu, Greece, in September/October 2009.

The 28 revised full papers and 6 revised short papers presented together with 2 panel description, the extended abstracts of 20 revised poster and 16 demo papers were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 181 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on services, infrastructures, interaction, knowledge organization systems, interfaces, resource discovery, architectures, information retrieval, preservation, and evaluation.


Clustering Design Google Multimedia PROBADO Usability data mining digital libraries federation digital library evaluation digital preservation digital societies information retrieval knowledge discovery semantic Web visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Maristella Agosti
    • 1
  • José Borbinha
    • 2
  • Sarantos Kapidakis
    • 3
  • Christos Papatheodorou
    • 4
  • Giannis Tsakonas
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Information EngineeringUniversity of PaduaPadovaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and Engineering ISTInstituto Superior TécnicoLisboaPortugal
  3. 3.Department of Archives and Library SciencesIonian UniversityCorfuGreece
  4. 4.Department of Archives and Library SciencesIonian UniversityCorfuGreece

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-04345-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-04346-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349