Buzz - Videoconferencing
provides a personal perspective on a conference organised by UKOLN for those involved in the provision of institutional Web services.
Having considered organisational issues in her previous article, Marieke Guy
takes a look at the many technologies that support remote working, from broadband to Web 2.0 social networking tools.
Ariadne presents a brief summary of news and events.
identifies ways of developing trust within global virtual teams.
describes the Access Grid system and its claim to be an Advanced Collaboration Environment.
takes a brief look at VRVS, a desktop video-conferencing tool that can be used to support collaborative activities between groups of geographically distributed researchers.
and Anne Ramsden
report on the Joint Open University - Universitat Oberta de Catalunya Seminar on Personalisation and Digital Libraries hosted at the Open University, October 2002.
, multimedia editor of the Times Higher Education Supplement, explains how to determine whether cultural change has affected your institute of learning.
writes the Netskills Corner column for this edition. In it, he provides a brief overview of some of the EU-funded Telematics for Research projects.
reports from the Netlinks Symposium, organised by the Netlinks eLib project and the Department of Information Studies in the University of Sheffield.