Conference Programme

List of all accepted papers (sorted by name)

This is tentative programme and could be subject to further changes!

WORKSHOP A: WebArchiving - Collecting and Archiving of Electronic (online) Resources (in Czech language only!)
Session coordinator: Ludmila Celbová,  National Library of the Czech Republic
Where: 24. 5. 2004, 10:00 - 13:00, Assembly Room of the Czech National Library

This workshop will be held in Czech language only, no translation facilities will be available

The workshop will apply to problems of collecting and archiving of electronic resources, especially Internet resources. In the first part of the workshop audience will be acquainted how this issue is solved in libraries. The second section will be focused on other cultural institutions, which are archiving electronic data as well.

The workshop will include:

  • introduction, problems and their solutions, current trends
  • state-of-the-art abroad, acquainting with the most important projects
  • state-of-the-art in the Czech Republic, the latest development of project WebArchiv
  • librarian and organizational issues / administrative matters of the project, legislation, standards
  • application of information technology / usage of appropriate software and hardware for long-term preservation
  • state-of-the-art in other cultural institutions in the Czech Republic, which are dealing with archiving (e.g. archives, museums)
  • development, expectations, trends, cooperation

Discussion is expected particularly on such topics as: Is archiving of electronic online resources necessary? For whom? Which institutions should take part in this process? How? etc.

Conference Opening
Session coordinator: Vladimír Karen,  Albertina icome Praha s.r.o.
Where: 25. 5. 2004, 11:00 - 13:00, New Auditorium

Welcome Address

Author: Igor Čermák, University of Economics, Czech Republic

Opening Address - the 10th INFORUM

Author: Vladimír Karen, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

Co-authors: Jakub Petřík, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o.

Quality Considerations for Information Professionals

Author: Marydee Ojala, ONLINE: The Leading Magazine for Information Professionals, USA

Measuring the Importance of Scientific Journals. A Case Study at Stuttgart University

Author: Werner Stephan, Stuttgart University Library, Germany

Co-authors: Bernhard Graf, Frank Scholze, Stuttgart University Library, SRN

Role of Public Libraries within the Public Administration

Author: Bohumil Pechr, Ministry of Informatics, Czech Republic

Trends & News in the Field of Electronic Information Resources I.
Session coordinator: Jiří Kadleček,  Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic
Where: 25. 5. 2004, 14:00 - 17:30, New Auditorium

InfoLib – the Dream that is Becaming a Reality

Author: Daniela Birová, Slovak Center of Scientific and Technical Information, Slovakia

STM Portal

Author: Dana Smetanová, State Technical Library, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Lucie Hejná, Státní technická knihovna - an Intelligent Portal to Electronic Information Resources

Author: Vladimír Karen, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o.

Posters presentation

Author:  různí autoři / various authors, 

New Innovation in Electronic Information Resources from ProQuest Information and Learning

Author: Marika Janoušková, ProQuest Information and Learning, United Kingdom

Global Business Information for your Library

Author: David Gudgin, Euromonitor, United Kingdom

Co-authors: Lisa Tomlinson, Euromonitor

Don’t You Miss a Link Server in Your Library?

Author: Jiří Pavlík, Charles University Computer Centre, Czech Republic

Z39.50 Profile for Easy Search and Copy Cataloguing

Author: Jan Pokorný, Charles University Computer Centre, Czech Republic

System for Copy Cataloging of Bibliographic Records from Czech and Foreign Information Resources

Author: Martin Ledínský, Charles University Computer Centre, Czech Republic

Presentation of Cultural Heritage : Integration - Aggregation - Contextualisation
Session coordinator: Zdeněk Uhlíř,  National Library of the Czech Republic
Where: 25. 5. 2004, 14:00 - 17:00, Auditorium D

On the Disappearance of the Library

Author: Torsten Schaßan, University of Cologne, Germany

Vision of Semantic Processing and Latest Trends

Author: Nerutė Kligienė, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Lithuania

Conceptual Framework of Virtual Research Environment

Author: Zdeněk Uhlíř, National Library of the Czech Republic

Manuscriptorium - New Research Environment for the Sphere of Historical Book Resources

Author: Stanislav Psohlavec, AiP Beroun, Czech Republic

ACT - Computer Processing of Written Cultural Heritage Sources

Author: Kiril Ribarov, Charles University - Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Jiří Bubník, Jiří Čelák, Vojtěch Janota, Alexandr Kára, Václav Novák, Tomáš Vondra, Matematicko-fyzikální fakulta UK

Digitazing Centre of Academy of Sciences CR

Author: Martin Lhoták, Library of Academy of Sciences CR, Czech Republic

E-books: Threat or Supplement to Traditional Documents?
Session coordinator: Filip Vojtášek,  Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 9:00 - 12:30, New Auditorium

Features e-books and ways of making them access

Author: Filip Vojtášek, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

The Gale Virtual Reference Library - Taking eBooks to the Next Level

Author: Ulrike Engel, KG Saur Verlag / A Part of the Thomson Corporation, Germany

A New Generation of Web-Based E-book Services - Safari Tech Books Online

Author: Barry Smith, ProQuest Information & Learning, United Kingdom

E-Book Trends: a Knovel Perspective

Author: Barbara Dixee, Knovel Corporation, USA

Books@Ovid - Full Integration With Electronic Databases and Electronic Journals

Author: Reiner Klimesch, Ovid Technologies, Germany

Oxford Online: E-books with a Difference

Author: Susanna Lob, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom

Kluwer E-Books

Author: Ladislav Svršek, Albertina icome Bratislava, Slovakia

Author: Filip Vojtášek, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

Creating a Successful Information Service and Its Contribution to the Organization
Session coordinator: Anna Diačiková,  Chemosvit, Slovakia
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 8:30 - 12:00, Auditorium D

Information Impact: Adding Value to Your Organisation

Author: Lesley Robinson, Lesley Robinson Consultancy Services Ltd, United Kingdom

What Are the Challenges of Information Centre at Present?

Author: Anna Diačiková, Chemosvit, Slovakia

The Economist Intelligence Unit - Worldwide Knowledge

Author: Raul Garcia Rodriguez, Economist Intelligence Unit, United Kingdom

How to Build Competitive Intelligence Knowledge Base

Author: Tomáš Vejlupek, Tovek spol. s r.o., Czech Republic

Information Support by Enterprise and Company Information Centres in Slovakia: Current Status and Perspectives

Author: Judita Kopáčiková, Slovakia

High Cost of not Finding Information

Author: Dominik Mathauser, Incad, s.r.o., Czech Republic

Problems of Incorporating Information Centres into New Information Environment of Enterprises

Author: Anna Čabrunová, Comenius University - Department of Library and Information Science, Slovakia

Trends & News in the Field of Electronic Information Resources II.
Session coordinator: Jiří Kadleček,  Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 13:30-17:00, New Auditorium

A Unique Partnership - CSA Opens the Door to BioOne Fulltext Journals on the IDS Platform

Author: Diogenes Kloosterling, CSA, United Kingdom

Complex Searching Made Easy with Powerful Indexing - Dialog Profound & DialogNewsRoom

Author: Richard Levy, Thomson Dialog, United Kingdom

ScienceDirect News & The Integration of Electronic Library Platforms

Author: Annemarie Koot, Elsevier Science, Netherlands

Posters presentation

Author:  různí autoři / various authors, 

SpringerLink - a Tool for Librarians and Scientists

Author: Frans Lettenstrom, Springer-Verlag, Germany

Online Bibliographic Services for Central European Academic Libraries

Author: Barbara Wendlinger, Nielsen BookData, United Kingdom

Czech Terminological Database of Library and Information Science

Author: Josef Schwarz, information consultant, Czech Republic

Methods of Relevancy Ranking in Advanced Search Systems

Author: Pavel Kocourek, Incad, s.r.o., Czech Republic

Electronic Document Delivery Services - Present and Future
Session coordinator: Milan Špála,  Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 13:00-16:30, Auditorium D

Document Delivery AiP Safe

Author: Petr Břicháček, AiP Safe, Czech Republic

DDS and Digital Libraries: Change of One Paradigma

Author: Rudolf Vlasák, Charles University - Institute of Librarianship and Information Studies, Czech Republic

Electronic Document Delivery to CTU Users

Author: Marta Machytková, Czech Technical University - Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Republic

Modular Document Delivery System

Author: Bohdan Šmilauer, State Technical Library, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Pavel Vetešník, Státní technická knihovna

Document Delivery Systems Used in Slovak Libraries

Author: Katarína Marušiaková, University Library in Bratislava, Slovakia

Co-authors: Daniela Tóthová

Electronical Library of Education (e-LE) - New Service for Education

Author: Ludmila Čumplová, Institute for Information on Education - Comenius National Library of Education, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Mgr. Zuzana Švastová, Národní pedagogická knihovna Komenského

How to Balance the Interests of Authors, Publishers, Libraries, Universities and Public - Zwolle Group Activity

Author: Martin Svoboda, State Technical Library, Czech republic

Electronic Distribution of Documents (EDD/DDS) Conforming with the Transition to E-publishing - Access or Ownership

Author: Milan Špála, Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic

Session coordinator: .,  Organizing Committee
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 20:00 - 21:00, Chapel of Mirrors, Klementinum

For limited capacity reasons, the first part of the INFORUM social evening - the INFOCONCERT - is intended only for invited VIP guests, speakers, INFORUM 2004 Award recipients and exhibitors.

The INFORUM 2004 Awards will be announced at the INFOCONCERT. The spirit of the evening will be shaped by jazz music and Jana Koubková - the top Czech female jazz singer.

INFOPARTY - the INFORUM Buffet Reception in the Klementinum Palace
Session coordinator: .,  Organizing Committee
Where: 26. 5. 2004, 21:00 - 23:00, Chapel of Mirrors Courtyard, Klementinum

The INFORUM 2004 reception will take place in the Chapel of Mirrors Courtyard (or in the case of rain in the Klementinum Palace corridors). Apart from nice people and food, the Tandem Plus band will play for easy listening and dancing.

Website Optimization for Search Engines
Session coordinator: Martin Lhoták,  Main Library of the Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Where: 27. 5. 2004, 8:30 - 12:15, New Auditorium

Why Information Professionals Should Care About Web Search Optimization

Author: Marydee Ojala, ONLINE: The Leading Magazine for Information Professionals, USA

Content Management: Organizing Information on the Web Pages

Author: Petr Boldiš, Czech University of Agriculture in Prague, Czech Republic

The Role of Information Architecture and Search Engine Optimization in Online Publishing

Author: Marek Prokop, PROKOP software s.r.o., Czech Republic

A Good-quality Document as a Basis for Effective Information Searching

Author: Daniela Tkačíková, VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

User Support in WWW Environment

Author: Jiří Jelínek, University of Economics - Faculty of Management, Czech Republic

Metadata, Semantics and Semantic Web

Author: Vilém Sklenák, University of Economics, Czech Republic

Google Advanced

Author: Ondřej Pečený, Charles University - Institute of Librarianship and Information Studies, Czech Republic

Information Services Effectiveness in Health Care
Session coordinator: Eva Lesenková,  Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education, Czech Republic
Where: 27. 5. 2004, 8:30 - 12:30, Auditorium D

Bibliometric Indicator SCI-ISI as a Measure of Research Excellency and their Alternatives Mainly for Czech Biomedical Conditions

Author: Milan Špála, Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Marie Votípková, Národní lékařská knihovna

Citation Analysis As a Tool For Comparing Nations in Context of World and European Science

Author: Jana Hercová, National Medical Library, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Ludmila Hercová, Národní knihovna. 2003-absolventka magisterského studia FF-ÚISK. Diplomová práce na téma "Citační indexy v medicíně"

Responsibility in Activity of Information Worker

Author: Rostislav Kudláček, State Institute for Drug Control, Czech Republic

Computer Graphics as an Important Service Offered by the Learning Resource Centre of the Palacky University Faculty of Medicine in Olomouc: 5-year-experience

Author: Kateřina Langová, Palacky University - Faculty of Medicine, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Mgr. Jarmila Potomková, Informační centrum LF UP v Olomouci

Optimizing Medical Research and Medical Care with Ovid's Integrated Solution

Author: Reiner Klimesch, Ovid Technologies, Germany

System Support for "learning organization"

Author: Vladimír Rous, Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Mgr. Adéla Jarolímková, IKEM - Vědecká lékařská knihovna

The National Reference Centre (NRC) – the Informational Support for Quality and Health Care Effectiveness

Author: Antonín Malina, Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education, Czech Republic

Library and information Services Effectiveness in Health Service

Author: Eva Lesenková, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Helena Bouzková, Národní lékařská knihovna v Praze

Marketing the Information Resources and Services
Session coordinator: Ivana Kadlecová,  Library of the Academy of Sciences of CR, Czech Republic
Where: 27. 5. 2004, 13:30 - 16:00, New Auditorium

Getting More Visible in Public

Author: Katarína Vargová, The State Scientific Library, Slovakia

Co-authors: Katarína Kinčíková, Odd. prezenčných služieb, Štátna vedecká knižnica v Banskej Bystrici

Good Sources, Bad Users? Marketing of Electronic Information Sources

Author: Radovan Kačín, University of Economics, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Ing. Václav Šubrta, Centrum informačních a knihovnických služeb VŠE

Prestige of University Information Centre

Author: Jiří Potáček, Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Ing. Věra Svobodová

Ask Your Library - Renewed Service of Czech Libraries

Author: Hanuš Hemola, National Library of the Czech Republic

Co-authors: Mgr. Jindřiška Pospíšilová, vedoucí Oddělení referenčních a meziknihovních služeb, NK ČR

International Projects Focused on Reliable Online Usage Statistics

Author: Barbora Katolická, University of West Bohemia in Pilsen - University Library, Czech Republic

Closing Address

Author: Vladimír Karen, Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic

Posters and/or Other Published Material
Session coordinator: Jana Machonská,  Albertina icome Praha s.r.o., Czech Republic
Where: 25. 5. 2004, - 27. 5. 2004, New Auditorium

Availability of Slovak Film Heritage [poster/paper]

Author: Anna Faklová, Slovak Film Institute, Slovakia

Co-authors: Ing. Nadežda Andrejčíková, Cosmotron Bohemia and Slovakia

Possibilities and Quality of Internet Utilization in Agriculture and Rural Areas [poster/paper]

Author: Jan Jarolímek, Czech University of Agriculture, Czech Republic

Co-authors: Jiří Vaněk

Medicine on the Invisible Web [poster/paper]

Author: Jiří Menoušek, Louny Hospital - Scientific Information Centre, Czech Republic

Relationship Between Search Engine Optimalization and Visitor Optimalization [paper]

Author: Jan Nemrava, University of Economics - Faculty of Management, Czech Republic

Partnership for Public [paper]

Author: Libuše Nivnická, The Jiří Mahen Library, Czech Republic

Measuring the Efficiency of University Libraries Using Data Envelopment Analysis [poster/paper]

Author: Nevena Stancheva, University of Economics, Bulgaria

Co-authors: Vyara Angelova

A Contribution to Image Semantic Analysis [paper]

Author: Jozef Stašák, University of Matej Bel - Faculty of Finance, Slovakia

Public Information Sources and Business Databases on the Slovak Market [paper]

Author: Katarína Šebejová, Československá obchodní banka, a. s. - Foreign Branch in the Slovak Republic

Web Services and Applications XML [poster/paper]

Author: Milan Talich, Research Institute of Geodesy, Topography and Cartography, Czech Republic

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