Moving targets : web preservation and reference management

Davis, Richard Moving targets : web preservation and reference management. Ariadne, 2010, n. 62. [Journal article (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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Citation and reference in research now go well beyond the familiar locations of journals and other forms of publication. Web resources 'in the wild’ are increasingly cited, yet are far more subject to deletion or amendment, without notice, than published resources. This situation has not improved with the advent of Web 2.0 technologies. Just as we are concerned about the persistence of Web resources themselves, our concern should equally extend to achieving the effective management of research references on the Web. This paper highlights key issues in Web Preservation, and discusses a range of emerging solutions.

Item type: Journal article (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords: reference management, web preservation
Subjects: H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HQ. Web pages.
I. Information treatment for information services
I. Information treatment for information services > IJ. Reference work.
Depositing user: Richard M. Davis
Date deposited: 10 Jan 2011
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:18


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