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University of Maryland, Human-Computer Interaction Lab

University of Maryland, Human-Computer Interaction Lab

Gapminder: Unveiling the beauty of statistics for a fact based world view. Bounce – A fun and easy way to share ideas on a website Smarter Metadata — Aiding Discovery in Next Generation E-book and E-journal Gateways Image via Wikipedia With the recent surge in library e-book sales, serials aggregators are racing to add e-books to their platforms. ProQuest’s recent acquisition of ebrary and JSTOR’s expansion into current journals and e-books signal a shift from standalone e-book and e-journal aggregator platforms to mixed content gateways, with e-books and e-journals living cheek by jowl in the same aggregation. Meanwhile, researchers have become accustomed to the big search engines, and have shifted from reading to skimming. As the authors of an article in the January issue of Learned Publishing, “E-journals, researchers – and the new librarians,” summarize: Gateway services are the new librarians. . . . These changes in behavior mean that gateway vendors have to develop more sophisticated tools for organizing and surfacing content. As discussed in a recent opinion post in The Atlantic Wire, consumers are recognizing the drawbacks of Google-style search. Like this: Like Loading...

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An Introduction to GraphViz GraphViz is a collection of tools for manipulating graph structures and generating graph layouts. Graphs can be either directed or undirected. GraphViz offers both graphical and command-line tools. A Perl interface also is available, but it is not covered here for reasons of generality. Some users like to use command-line tools instead of graphical ones, because command-line tools can be used with a scripting language. a traceroute representation of packages going to many destinations, taking the form of a treedatabase relations diagrams between tablesa graphical report for your boss, e-mailed automatically from a cron joba Web site mapUML diagramsRPM package dependencies on RPM-based systemssource code structure diagrams The package is available compiled for most Linux and UNIX distributions (see Resources). GraphViz is comprised of the following programs and libraries. The dot program: a utility program for drawing directed graphs. toolname -Tps filename -o output.ps Listing 1.

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