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WTEC Panel Report on

Digital Information Organization in Japan

Raj Reddy, Panel Chair
Tryg Ager
Rama Chellappa
W. Bruce Croft
Beth Davis-Brown
Jerry M. Mendel
Michael Ian Shamos

February 1999


TABLE OF CONTENTS

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WTEC Staff
Disclaimer
Abstract
Foreword
List of Figures
List of Tables

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

R.D. Shelton

2. Global Digital Libraries: Building the Infrastructure

Raj Reddy

3. Education Using Digital Libraries

Jerry M. Mendel

4. Architecture and Systems

Tryg Ager

5. Text

Bruce Croft

6. Digital Image and Video Libraries: Acquisition, Retrieval and Rendering

Rama Chellappa

7. Cataloging and Metadata Creation in Digital Information Organization: Old Concepts, New Challenges

Beth Davis-Brown

8. Japanese Digital Information Policy, Intellectual Property and Economics

Michael Ian Shamos

APPENDICES

A. Professional Experience of Panel Members

B. Professional Experience of Other Team Members

C. Site Reports

D.Glossary

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