Digital Convergence Libraries of the Future

Professor Rae Earnshaw, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Strategic Systems Development), University of Bradford Professor Rae Earnshaw is Professor of Electronic Imaging and Media Communications at the University of Bradford, UK.

Digital Convergence   Libraries of the Future

The convergence of IT, telecommunications, and media is changing the way information is collected, stored and accessed. This revolution is having effects on the development and organisation of information and artefact repositories such as libraries and museums. This book presents key aspects in the rapidly moving field of digital convergence in the areas of technology and information sciences. Its chapters are written by international experts who are leaders in their fields.

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Digital Convergence - Libraries of the Future
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Rae Earnshaw, John Vince
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-20 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The convergence of IT, telecommunications, and media is changing the way information is collected, stored and accessed. This revolution is having effects on the development and organisation of information and artefact repositories such as libraries and museums. This book presents key aspects in the rapidly moving field of digital convergence
Digital Media: The Future
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: John Vince, Rae Earnshaw
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-17 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This volume presents state-of-the-art research from a wide area of subjects brought about by the digital convergence of computing, television, telecommunications and the World-Wide Web. It represents a unique snapshot of trends across a wide range of subjects including virtual environments; virtual reality; telepresence; human-computer interface design; interactivity; avatars; and
Digital Convergence: The Information Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: John Vince, Rae Earnshaw
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Although the computer's life has been relatively short, it has brought about an information revolution that is transforming our world on a scale that is still difficult to comprehend. This digital convergence is shaping society, technology and the media for the next millennium. Areas as diverse as home banking and
Digital Content Creation
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Rae Earnshaw, John Vince
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The very word "digital" has acquired a status that far exceeds its humble dictionary definition. Even the prefix digital, when associ ated with familiar sectors such as radio, television, photography and telecommunications, has reinvented these industries, and provided a unique opportunity to refresh them with new start-up companies, equipment, personnel,
Expanding the Frontiers of Visual Analytics and Visualization
Language: en
Pages: 531
Authors: John Dill, Rae Earnshaw, David Kasik, John Vince, Pak Chung Wong
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-17 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The field of computer graphics combines display hardware, software, and interactive techniques in order to display and interact with data generated by applications. Visualization is concerned with exploring data and information graphically in such a way as to gain information from the data and determine significance. Visual analytics is the