Locating and Accessing Scientific Data through Digital Library Technology
Assistant Professor & Postdoctoral Researcher, Post-Graduation Department of Computer Science, Basaveshwar Science College, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India.
In this paper, I have described the efforts to bring scientific data into the digital library. This has required an extension of the standard WWW and also the extension of metadata standards far beyond the Dublin Core. Our system demonstrates this technology for real scientific data from astronomy.
Key words: Information retrieval, Scientific data, Astronomy data, Scientific Information Systems.