May 19, 2022

New Issue Alert: The November/December 2015 Issue of D-Lib Magazine is Now Online

What will you find in Volume 21, Number 3/4 (November/December 2015) issue of D-Lib Magazine?

Here are direct links to all of the feature articles and more. The complete table of contents (with abstracts) is available here.


Holiday Reading
Editorial by Laurence Lannom, Corporation for National Research Initiatives


Reminiscing About 15 Years of Interoperability Efforts
Opinion by Herbert Van de Sompel, Los Alamos National Laboratory and Michael L. Nelson, Old Dominion University


Developing Best Practices in Digital Library Assessment: Year One Update
by Joyce Chapman, Duke University Libraries, Jody DeRidder, University of Alabama Libraries and Santi Thompson, University of Houston Libraries

The OpenAIRE Literature Broker Service for Institutional Repositories
by Michele Artini, Claudio Atzori, Alessia Bardi, Sandro La Bruzzo, Paolo Manghi and Andrea Mannocci, Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell’Informazione “A. Faedo” — CNR, Pisa, Italy

Using Scenarios in Introductory Research Data Management Workshops for Library Staff
by Sam Searle, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia

Collaborative Construction of Digital Cultural Heritage: A Synthesis of Research on Online Sociability Determinants
by Chern Li Liew, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Efficient Table Annotation for Digital Articles
by Matthias Frey, Graz University of Technology, Austria and Roman Kern, Know-Center GmbH, Austria

Structured Affiliations Extraction from Scientific Literature
by Dominika Tkaczyk, Bartosz Tarnawski and Łukasz Bolikowski, Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling, University of Warsaw, Poland

NLP4NLP: The Cobbler’s Children Won’t Go Unshod
Article by Gil Francopoulo, IMMI-CNRS + TAGMATICA, France; Joseph Mariani, IMMI-CNRS + LIMSI-CNRS, France; Patrick Paroubek, LIMSI-CNRS, France

MapAffil: A Bibliographic Tool for Mapping Author Affiliation Strings to Cities and Their Geocodes Worldwide
by Vetle I. Torvik, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

PubIndia: A Framework for Analyzing Indian Research Publications in Computer Science
by Mayank Singh, Soumajit Pramanik and Tanmoy Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

Semantometrics in Coauthorship Networks: Fulltext-based Approach for Analysing Patterns of Research Collaboration
by Drahomira Herrmannova, KMi, The Open University and Petr Knoth, Mendeley Ltd.

News and Events
In Brief
Short Items of Current Awareness

In the News
nt Press Releases and Announcements

Clips & Pointers
Documents, Deadlines, Calls for Participation

Meetings, Conferences, Workshops
Calendar of Activities Associated with Digital Libraries Research and Technologies

Direct to Complete Table of Contents with Abstracts

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.