D-Lib Magazine
The Magazine of Digital Library Research

D - L I B   M A G A Z I N E
DOI: 10.1045/dlib.magazine | ISSN: 1082-9873


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F E A T U R E D   D I G I T A L   C O L L E C T I O N

Featured Collection: American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives, a significant collection for the study of modern Jewish history dating from 1914 to the present.


Yemenite Jews board a JDC-chartered flight to Israel as part of Operation Magic Carpet. JDC planned, organized, and financed this airlift of 48,000 Yemenite Jews from the British Protectorate of Aden to Israel. Yemen, c.1951. Photograph by Al Taylor.
[Courtesy of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, Inc. Used with permission.].



[ Editorial ] Twenty Years and Counting
By Laurence Lannom, Corporation for National Research Initiatives



[ Abstract ] [ Opinion ] The DOI — Twenty Years On
By Mark Bide


[ Abstract ] [ Article ] Data Stewardship in the Earth Sciences
By Robert R. Downs, Columbia University, Ruth Duerr, University of Colorado at Boulder, Denise J. Hills, Geological Survey of Alabama and H. K. Ramapriyan, Science Systems and Applications, Inc. and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center


[ Abstract ] [ Article ] The Role of Libraries in Science 2.0: Focus on Economics
By Stephanie B. Linek, ZBW — Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, Germany and Josefine Bäßler, HAW — Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany


[ Abstract ] [ Article ] Developing an Image-Based Classifier for Detecting Poetic Content in Historic Newspaper Collections
By Elizabeth Lorang, Leen-Kiat Soh, Maanas Varma Datla and Spencer Kulwicki, University of Nebraska—Lincoln


[ Abstract ] [ Article ] Evaluating the Impact of the FWF-E-Book-Library Collection in the OAPEN Library: An Analysis of the 2014 Download Data
By Ronald Snijder, OAPEN Foundation


[ Abstract ] [ Article ] Semantic Enrichment: a Low-barrier Infrastructure and Proposal for Alignment
By Theo van Veen, Juliette Lonij and Hanna Koppelaar, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands


[ Abstract ] [ Article ] "Bottled or Tap?" A Map for Integrating International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) into Shared Shelf and Artstor
By William Ying and James Shulman, Artstor


N E W S   &   E V E N T S

In Brief: Short Items of Current Awareness

In the News: Recent Press Releases and Announcements

Clips & Pointers: Documents, Deadlines, Calls for Participation

Meetings, Conferences, Workshops: Calendar of activities associated with digital libraries research and technologies.

D - L I B   A L L I A N C E

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and University of Maryland Libraries for their contributions.


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E D I T O R I A L   S T A F F

Laurence Lannom, Editor-in-Chief
Allison Powell, Associate Editor
Catherine Rey, Managing Editor
Bonita Wilson, Contributing Editor

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