Annotations: A Way to Interoperability in DL

  • Maristella Agosti
  • Nicola Ferro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5173)


This paper discusses how annotations and interoperability relate together and affect each other in digital library settings. We analyse interoperability and annotations in the light of the evolution of the field of digital libraries and provide recommendations for successful interoperable annotations towards the European Digital Library.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maristella Agosti
    • 1
  • Nicola Ferro
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information EngineeringUniversity of Padua 

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