Bieber who also is codirector of NJIT's Collaborative Hypermedia Research Libratory told LJ that project participants are using a "wrapper" specific to each system that analyzes the display screens such as where the author and title are located. Most vendors today produce pages in XML which makes the process easy--the information is embedded. All results from the same vendor are returned in the same layout wherever you search.
Wednesday, November 24, 2004
Moving Beyond Metasearching: Are Wrappers the Next Big Thing? by Brian Kenney appears in the latest Library Journal.
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