Digital Libraries 2014

  1. Programme
  2. Organisation
  3. Registration
  4. Travel and accommodation
  5. Invoices, Visas and Refunds
  6. Contact us


Registrations for the Digital Libraries Conference have now closed. Any queries can be directed to the events team ( Please be advised it is unlikely we will be able to process late registrations.

Details of our accepted papers are available from the accepted papers page.
Download a draft conference timetable.

Monday, 8th September: Tutorials and Doctoral Consortium, City University London

Tutorial 3: From Preserving Data to Preserving Research; Curation of Process and Context Rudolf Mayer, Stefan Proell, Angela Dappert, Raul Palma, Kevin Page, Daniel Garijo and Paul Gooding Morning Session - Half Day Room: D221 Tutorial 5: Tools and Techniques for Revisiting Online Scholarly Content Martin Klein, Herbert Van De Sompel, Michael Nelson and Richard Wincewicz Afternoon Session - Half Day Room: D222 Tutorial 6: Introduction to Digital Libraries Edward A. Fox Full Day Session Room: D104

Doctoral Consortium
Andy Macfarlane Full Day Session Room: A214 Workshop 5: Digital Preservation Sustainability on the EU Policy Level Full Day Session Rooms: Great Hall

Tuesday 9th September: Milton Court, Barbican Centre

8.30am-9am: Welcome Coffee and Registration

9am-9.30am: Opening and Welcome

9.30am-10.45am: Keynote Speaker: Prof. Dieter Fellner, Frauenhofer Institute

10.45am-11.15am: Coffee Break

11.15am-12.30pm: Parallel Sessions (2 tracks)

Options 1Track 1: Preservation Strategies (Session 1)Session chair: Herbert Van de Sompel

233 - Chuck Cartledge and Michael Nelson (Best paper nominees). When Should I Make Preservation Copies of Myself?

184 - Catherine Marshall and Frank Shipman. An Argument for Archiving Facebook as a Heterogeneous Personal Store

37 - Michael Day, Ann MacDonald, Akiko Kimura and Maureen Pennock. Implementing Digital Preservation Strategy: Developing Content Collection Profiles at the British Library

33 - Mat Kelly, Michael Nelson and Michele C. Weigle. The Archival Acid Test: Evaluating Archive Performance on Advanced HTML and JavaScript

Track 2: Recommendation and Indexing (Session 13)Session chair: Ingo Frommholz

88 - Monika Akbar, Clifford Shaffer, Weiguo Fan and Edward Fox. Recommendation Based on Deduced Social Networks in an Educational Digital Library

131 - Tim Gollub, Matthias Hagen, Michael Völske and Benno Stein. Dynamic Taxonomy Composition via Keyqueries

53 - Paul Clough, Arantxa Otegi and Eneko Agirre. Personalized Page Rank for Making Recommendations in Digital Cultural Heritage Collections

216 - Tanja Friedrich and Andreas Oskar Kempf. Making Research Data Findable in Digital Libraries: A Layered Model for User-Oriented Indexing of Survey Data

12.30pm-1.45pm: Lunch

1.45pm-3pm: Parallel Session and Panel discussion (2 tracks)

Options 2
Track 1: Publications impacts (Session 4)Session chair: Jose Borbinha

108 - Glauber Dias Gonçalves, Flavio Vinicius Diniz de Figueiredo, Marcos Andre Goncalves and Jussara Marques de Almeida (Best student paper nominees). Characterizing Scholar Popularity: A Case Study in the Computer Science Research Community

124 - Thiago H. P. Silva, Mirella M. Moro, Ana Paula C. Silva, Wagner Meira Jr. and Alberto Laender. Community-based Endogamy as an Influence Indicator

113 - Denilson Pereira, Eduardo Silva and Ahmed Esmin. Disambiguating Publication Venue Titles using Association Rules

Track 2: Digital Libraries: Evolving from Collections to Communities? (Panel 1)

Moderators: Deanna Marcum, Karen Calhoun

Panelists: Brian Beaton, Jill Cousins, Herbert Van de Sompel

3pm-3.30pm: Coffee Break

3.30pm-4.45pm: Parallel Sessions (2 tracks)

Options 3Track 1: Personal DL Design (Session 5)Session chair: Cathy Marshall

235 - Sandra Trullemans and Beat Signer. From User Needs to Opportunities in Personal Information Management: A Case Study on Organisational Strategies in Cross-Media Information Spaces

90 - Su Inn Park and Frank Shipman. PerCon: A Personal Digital Library for Heterogeneous Data

153 - Annika Hinze, Claire Timpany, Nicholas Vanderschantz and Hayat Alqurashi. Social Information Behaviour in Physical Libraries: Implications for the design of digital libraries

Track 2: Building Systems (Session 9)Session chair: Ron Larson

178 - Zhaohui Wu, Jian Wu, Madian Khabsa, Kyle Williams, Hung-Hsuan Chen, Wenyi Huang, Suppawong Tuarob, Sagnik Ray Choudhury, Alexander Ororbia, Prasenjit Mitra and C. Lee Giles. Towards Building a Scholarly Big Data Platform: Challenges, Lessons and Opportunities

81 - Bolette Ammitzbøll Jurik, Asger Askov Blekinge, Rune Bruun Ferneke-Nielsen and Per Møldrup-Dalum. Bridging the Gap Between Real World Repositories and Scalable Preservation Environments

146 - Yinlin Chen and Edward Fox. Using ACM DL paper metadata as an auxiliary source for building educational collections

164 - Zhaohui Wu, Wenyi Huang, Chen Liang and C. Lee Giles. Crowd-sourcing Web Knowledge for Metadata Extraction

5pm-6pm: Minute Madness: Poster Session Preview

6pm-8pm: Poster and Demonstration Reception
Location: Garden Room, Barbican

Wednesday 10th September: Milton Court, Barbican Centre

8.30am-9.30am: Morning Coffee and Registration

9.30am-10:45am: Keynote Speaker: Prof. Jane Ohlmeyer, Trinity College Dublin

10.45am-11.15am: Coffee Break

11.15am-12.30pm: Parallel Sessions (2 tracks)

Options 4
Track 1: Browsing and Searching (Session 6) Session chair: Edi Rasmussen

118 - Dana Mckay, Wally Smith and Shanton Chang. Lend me some sugar: Borrowing rates of neighbouring books as evidence for browsing

30 - Javier Lacasta, Francisco Javier López-Pellicer, Walter Renteria-Agualimpia and Javier Nogueras-Iso. Improving the visibility of geospatial data on the Web

135 - Martyn Harris, Mark Levene, Dell Zhang and Dan Levene. The Anatomy of a Search and Mining System for Digital Humanities

125 - Õnne Mets, Silvia Gstrein and Veronika Gründhammer. Increasing the visibility of library records via a consortial search engine

Track 2: Item identification (Session 7)
Session chair: Clare Llewellyn

121 - Alan Filipe Santana, Marcos André Gonçalves, Anderson A. Ferreira and Alberto Laender. Combining Domain-Specific Heuristics for Author Name Disambiguation

207 - David A. Smith, Ryan Cordell, Elizabeth Maddock Dillon, John Wilkerson and Nick Stramp (Best paper nominees). Detecting and Modeling Local Text Reuse

80 - Biligsaikhan Batjargal, Takeo Kuyama, Fuminori Kimura and Akira Maeda. Identifying the Same Records across multiple Ukiyo-e Image Databases Using Textual Data in Different Languages

110 - Norman Meuschke and Bela Gipp. Reducing Computational Effort for Plagiarism Detection by using Citation Characteristics to Limit Retrieval Space

12.30pm-1.45pm: Lunch

1.45pm-3pm: Parallel Sessions (2 tracks)

Options 5Track 1: Quality Data and Metadata (Session 8) Session chair: Tobias Blanke

149 - Daniel Hasan Dalip, Harlley Lima, Marcos Gonçalves, Marco Cristo and Pável Calado (Best student paper nominees). Quality Assessment of Collaborative Content With Minimal Information

77 - Pengcheng Gao, Jiangqin Wu, Yuan Lin, Yang Xia, Tianjiao Mao and Baogang Wei. Fast Image-based Chinese Calligraphic Character Retrieval on Large Scale Data

64 - Saeed Majidi and Gregory Crane. Human and Machine Error Analysis on Dependency Parsing of Ancient Greek Texts

204 - Hung-Hsuan Chen, Madian Khabsa and C. Lee Giles. The Feasibility of Investing of Manual Correction of Metadata for a Large-Scale Digital Library

Track 2: Topics, evolution, and relationships (Session 11)
Session chair: Lillian Cassel

190 - Adam Jatowt and Kevin Duh. A Framework for Analyzing Semantic Change of Words across Time

100 - Nikolaos Aletras, Timothy Baldwin, Jey Han Lau and Mark Stevenson. Representing Topics Labels for Exploring Digital Libraries

50 - Han Xu, Eric Martin and Ashesh Mahidadia. Topical Establishment Leveraging Literature Evolution

Fuminori Kimura and Akira Maeda. A Method to Support Analysis of Personal Relationship through Place Names Extracted from Documents

3pm-3.30pm: Coffee Break

3.30pm-5pm: Parallel Sessions (2 tracks)

Options 6Track 1: Knowledge infrastructure and repositories (Session 12)
Session chair: Dana McKay

138 - Christine L. Borgman, Peter T. Darch, Ashley E. Sands, Jillian C. Wallis and Sharon Traweek. The Ups and Downs of Knowledge Infrastructures in Science: Implications for Data Management

219 - Carl Lagoze, Lars Vilhuber, Jeremy Williams, Benjamin Perry and William C. Block. CED2AR: The Comprehensive Extensible Data Documentation and Access Repository

201 - Carllin St Pierre, David Bainbridge and Bill Rogers. Big Brother is Watching You - But in a Good Way

197 - Suenje Dallmeier Tiessen, Artemis Lavasa, Laura Rueda, Patricia Heterich, Rachael Kotarski and Elizabeth Newbold. A comparative analysis of the HSS & HEP data submission workflows

260 - Ioanna Ourania Stathopoulou, Haris Georgiadis, Vangelis Banos, Panagiotis Stathopoulos, Nikos Houssos and Evi Sachini. An Open Cultural Digital Content Infrastructure

Track 2: Data transformation and description (Session 10)
Session chair: Julie Speer

202 - Ciro Gonano, Francesca Mambelli, Silvio Peroni, Francesca Tomasi and Fabio Vitali. Converting the Zeri photo archive in Linked Open Data: formalizing the conceptual model

93 - Luyuan Li, Yongtao Wang, Liangcai Gao, Zhi Tang and Ching Y. Suen. Comic2CEBX: A System for Automatic Comic Content Adaptation

188 - Tim Crawford, Ben Fields, David Lewis and Kevin R. Page. Explorations in Linked Data practice for early music corpora

59 - João Aguiar Castro, João Rocha Da Silva and Cristina Ribeiro. Creating lightweight ontologies for dataset description: Pratical applications in a cross-domain research data management workflow

132 - Katrina Fenlon, Colleen Fallaw, Timothy W. Cole and Myung-Ja Han. A preliminary evaluation of HathiTrust metadata: Assessing the sufficiency of legacy records

7pm: Conference Dinner
Location: The Mermaid Function Centre

Thursday 11th September: Milton Court, Barbican Centre

8.30am-9.30am: Morning Coffee

9.30am-10.45am: Parallel Session and Panel Discussion (2 tracks)

Options 7Track 1: Web archives and memory (Session 2) Session chair: Martin Klein

157 - Justin F. Brunelle, Mat Kelly, Hany Salaheldeen, Michele C. Weigle and Michael Nelson (Best student paper nominees). Not All Mementos Are Created Equal: Measuring The Impact Of Missing Resources

75 - Hugo Huurdeman, Anat Ben-David, Jaap Kamps, Thaer Samar and Arjen P. de Vries (Best paper nominees). Finding Pages on the Unarchived Web

175 - Nattiya Kanhabua, Tu Ngoc Nguyen and Claudia Niederée. What Triggers Human Remembering of Events? A Large-Scale Analysis of Catalysts for Collective Memory in Wikipedia

Track 2: Panel 2: Moving beyond "if we build it they will come": the invisible user in digital library development

Moderator: Michele Reilly

Panelists: Joan E Beaudoin, Krystyna K. Matusiak, Santi Thompson

10.45am-11.15am: Coffee Break

11.15am-12.30pm: Parallel Sessions (2 tracks)

Options 8Track 1: Citation, citation, citation (Session 3)
Session chair: Tim Cole

72 - Tanmoy Chakraborty, Suhansanu Kumar, Pawan Goyal, Niloy Ganguly and Animesh Mukherjee. Towards a Stratified Learning Approach to Predict Future Citation Counts

94 - Xiaozhong Liu, Yingying Yu, Chun Guo, Yizhou Sun and Liangcai Gao. Full-Text based Context-Rich Heterogeneous Network Mining Approach for Citation Recommendation

206 - Wenyi Huang, Zhaohui Wu, Prasenjit Mitra and C. Lee Giles. RefSeer: A Citation Recommendation System

177 - Hamed Alhoori and Richard Furuta. Do Altmetrics Follow the Crowd or Does the Crowd Follow Altmetrics?

Track 2: Education and collaboration (Session 14)
Session chair: Xiao Hu

252 - Md Sultan, Steven Bethard and Tamara Sumner. Towards Automatic Identification of Core Concepts in Educational Resources - New submission

45 - Yanru Guo, Dion Hoe-Lian Goh and Brendan Luyt. Using Affective Embodied Agents in Information Literacy Education

217 - Dana Mckay. Bend Me Shape Me: A Practical Experience of Repurposing Research Data

120 - Mark R. Costa, Jian Qin and Jun Wang. Research networks in data repositories

12.30pm-1pm: Closing and handover

Thursday, 11th September: Workshops, City University London

Workshop 3: Knowledge Maps and Information Retrieval (KMIR)
Afternoon Session - Half Day, 14:00 - 18:30
Room: A110

Workshop 4a: The Search Is Over! Exploring Cultural Collections with Visualization - Part 1
Afternoon Session - Half Day,13:00-17:30
Room: A214

Workshop 7a: METS Now, and Then… Discussions of Current and Future Data Models - Part 1
Afternoon Session - Half Day, 14:00-17:30
Room: A225

Workshop 11a: Networked Knowledge Organization Systems (NKOS) - Part 1 
Afternoon Session - Half Day,14:00-17:30
Room: A227

Friday 12th September: Workshops, City University London

Workshop 1: Linking and Contextualising Publications and Datasets - "Growing a Global Data Publishing Culture" - Part 2
Full Day Session, 09:00-17:00
Room: A110

Workshop 2: Third International Workshop on Mining Scientific Publications
Full Day Session, 09:00-17:00
Room: DLG09

Workshop 4b: The Search Is Over! Exploring Cultural Collections with Visualization - Part 2
Full Day Session, 10:00-17:00
Room: A214

Workshop 6: 4th International Workshop on Semantic Digital Archives (SDA)
Full Day Session, 09:00-17:00
Room: DLG20

Workshop 7b: METS Now, and Then… Discussions of Current and Future Data Models - Part 2
Morning Session - Half Day, 09:30-13:00
Room: A225

Workshop 9: Digital Libraries for Musicology DLfM 2014
Full Day Session, 09:00-17:30
Room: DLG03

Workshop 11b: Networked Knowledge Organization Systems (NKOS) - Part 2
Morning Session - Half Day, 09:00-12:00
Room: A227