Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-04-27 Thread Jakob Voss
Hi Tim, you wrote: Unless someone can come up with a perfect pre-cooked format—one that not only covers what we need but is also super easy and space-efficient (we have only 1/2k to use!)—Why don't we just decide on: 'simplebib' : { } and start filling in fields. I don't think it makes

Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-04-27 Thread Ross Singer
On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 7:02 AM, Jakob Voss jakob.v...@gbv.de wrote: The purpose of description can best be served by a format that can easily be displayed for human beeings. You can either use a simple string or a well-known format. A string can be displayed but people will put all different

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: Registration is Open! - edUi 2010

2010-04-27 Thread EdUI Conference
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Re: [CODE4LIB] Fwd: Registration is Open! - edUi 2010

2010-04-27 Thread Mark A. Matienzo
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Re: [CODE4LIB] CODE4LIB Digest - 23 Apr 2010 to 26 Apr 2010 (#2010-101)

2010-04-27 Thread EdUI Conference
Mark Code4Lib Subscribers, Sorry if we spammed your list, that wasn't our intent. Rest assured we do not have Code4Lib signed up on any email list. I did forward a couple of messages like our call for proposals and registration announcement to the code4lib list-serve in the hope that

Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-04-27 Thread Tom Pasley
-1 for BibTex! It can be hard to comprehensively parse without inadvertently creating garbage. Tom On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 1:00 AM, Ross Singer rossfsin...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 7:02 AM, Jakob Voss jakob.v...@gbv.de wrote: The purpose of description can best be served by a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-04-27 Thread stuart yeates
Jakob Voss wrote: a) BibTeX Can I vote against BibTex, please? At the core of BibTeX is a language called 'BST' or that's the file extension used, which is as close as it comes to a name. This is an entirely undocumented language written to work on a patchily documented format. It's