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Folksonomies - Cooperative Classification and Communication Through Shared Metadata This paper examines user-generated metadata as implemented and applied in two web services designed to share and organize digital media to better understand grassroots classification. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


Active Working Solutions Active Working Solutions 'Training Excellence' is a VETAB Accredited Registered Training Organisation. Active Working Solutions provides a wide range of training including VETAB accredited courses, WorkCover Accredited Courses, Workplace Training, Skills Training, Computer Training and Administration Training. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


Workplace Learning Guidelines These guidelines published by the Department for Education and Children's Services South Australia were revised in 2004 and provide the basis for workplace learning programs for all eligible South Australian students when they are visiting a worksite and not under direct supervision of a teacher. The Workplace Learning Guidelines have been revised and updated to support and protect all those involved in delivering workplace learning programs, including the conditions under which work placement will occur, the insurance cover for workplace learning activities, extracts from legislation and From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


Boroondara Park Primary School Boroondara Park is a government primary school situated in North Balwyn, Victoria. The school was formed in 1989 through the amalgamation of two well-established schools serving the North Balwyn and Bulleen areas. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


Official Document System of the United Nations (ODS) ODS covers all types of official United Nations documentation, beginning in 1993. Older UN documents are added to the system on a daily basis. ODS also provides access to the resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council from 1946 onwards. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 p.m..


National Plan for Australian Newspapers (NPLAN) The National Plan for Australian Newspapers is a cooperative initiative of the Council of Australian State Libraries, coordinated by the National Library of Australia, which aims to locate, acquire, preserve and make accessible all newspapers published in Australia. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 a.m..


Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement The Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA) enters into force on January 1, 2005. This Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade site provides details of the content of the Agreement, as well as links to other related information. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 a.m..


Papers of Sir Edmund Barton (National Library of Australia) This is a Guide to the Papers of Sir Edmund Barton held in the Manuscript Collection of the National Library of Australia. As well as using this guide to browse the content of the collection, you will also find links to online copies of collection items. The collection consists of correspondence, personal papers, press cuttings, photographs and papers relating to the Federation campaign and the first Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 10:30 a.m..


Meta Access Management System (MAMS) The Meta Access Management System (MAMS)project, a Higher Education Information Infrastructure initiative, allows for the integration of multiple solutions to managing authentication, authorisation and identities, together with common services for digital rights, search services and metadata management. The project provides an essential middleware component to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of Australia's higher education research infrastructure. It will develop a new conceptual architecture which is capable of supporting multiple, independent models of (a meta access managemen From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 4:30 a.m..


Australian Partnership for Sustainable Repositories (APSR) The APSR Project is a Systemic Infrastructure Initiative projects that aims to establish a centre of excellence for the management of of scholarly assets in digital format. It has an overall focus on the critical issues of the access continuity and the sustainability of digital collections. It will build on a base of demonstrators for digital continuity and sustainability, embedded in developmental repository facilities within partner institutions. It will contribute to national strength in this area by encouraging the development of skills and expertise and providing coordination throughout t From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 4:30 a.m..


Collections Council of Australia (CCA) The Collections Council of Australia (CCA) is a national industry body established in 2004 to represent the shared interests of galleries, libraries, archives and museums. From EdNA Online on January 3, 2005 at 2:15 a.m..


The Invention of the Color Line: 1691 Short lecture/presentation suitable as supplemental reading for a course on the history of U.S. racialism. Explains, in three topics, when, where, and how America’s endogamous color line was invented. "The Years Before the Color Line was Invented" describes colonial life before the turn of the eighteenth century. It shows that colonists of African and European ancestries mingled and married within each of the three rigid social classes: forced laborers, shopkeepers/artisans, and planters. "The Transition Period" narrates events in and around the Chesapeake leading up to the 1691 law, the firs From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on January 3, 2005 at 1:30 a.m..


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