Information Today
Volume 18, Issue 10 — November 2001
Information Today
Volume 18, Issue 10 — November 2001
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IT Report from the Field
ASIDIC Fall 2001 Meeting[Full Text]
Participants at this event considered the impact of September 11, economic downturn, and technological stall-out.
by Dick Kaser — Page 1

IT Interview
Sentius Corp.'s RichLink Embeds Content in Context[Full Text]
In a recent interview, company founder and CEO Marc Bookman discussed Sentius' background as well as RichLink, the company's promising new technology.
by Paula J. Hane — Page 1

IT Feature
The European Business Information Scene
Gehan Talwatte, former managing director of Hoover's Online Europe, and Northern Light's Leslie Ray comment on new developments in the European market.
by Brian McKenna — Page 50

Canadian Court Rules in Favor of Freelance Authors[Full Text]
by Gail Dykstra — Page 1

Update: More Disaster Recovery Resources[Full Text]
by Paula J. Hane — Page 14

Factiva Scrambles to Fix Date-Ranging Glitch in Publications Library[Full Text]
by Barbara Quint — Page 16

Hoover's Announces Plans to Streamline Products, Focus on Subscriptions, Trim Staff[Full Text]
by Paula J. Hane — Page 18

Official Product Launch Brings FireSpout Out of Stealth Mode[Full Text]
by Paula J. Hane — Page 46

Contentville Folds After Short But Controversial Run[Full Text]
by Mick O'Leary  — Page 47

FAST to Power Reuters News Distribution Service[Full Text]
by Paula J. Hane — Page 47

TheScientificWorld Acquires ScienceWise, Adds Millions of Citations and Full-Text Articles to sciBASE[Full Text]
by Barbara Quint — Page 48

Online Columns & News

Quint’s Online
Out-of-the-Box Experiences and Taxonomies
Barbara Quint says we need to be wise to vendors' word games and must learn to read between the lines of their promotional material. — Page 8

Database Review
Business Research Synergy from Thomson
Mick O'Leary takes a look at Gale Group's Business & Company Resource Center, a search tool that integrates directory, text, and financial databases. — Page 20

Legal Issues
The Case of Dmitry Sklyarov[Full Text]
Stephanie C. Ardito reviews the events and issues in the case of a Russian programmer who was arrested as the copyright holder of a software program that circumvents technology protecting unauthorized copying of Adobe Systems' eBook format. — Page 24

Company Announcements

Internet Today
Internet Insights
They Didn't Come (in Droves)
Péter Jacsó reports on the recent of demise of Contentville, a good idea that was sunk by, among other things, "naive planning and excessive spending." — Page 30

Internet Announcements

Internet Publishing Today
Focus on Publishing
Microsoft Introduces .NET My Services
Robin Peek discusses how Microsoft has reversed its earlier stance on security and now endorses the creation of a "federation of trust" for exchanging personal information. — Page 40

Internet Publishing Announcements

Library Systems Today

The Systems Librarian
Update on Technology Trends and Events
Marshall Breeding provides some new information about several library industry topics and issues he has recently covered. — Page 44

Library Systems Announcements
  • Calendar — Page 49
  • Book Review

  • Introduction to Indexing and Abstracting, third edition, 
    by Donald B. Cleveland and Ana D. Cleveland, reviewed by Gwen M. Gregory — Page 51
  • People Line — Page 59
Special Advertising Sections
  • Information Today Directory of Services & Sources — Page 61
    Online • Internet • CD/DVD • Library Systems
  • Bookshelf — Pages 58-59
  • Index to Advertisers
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