Workshops have been an important part of both the Hypertext
and the Digital Libraries programs in years past. This year is
no exception. Workshops provide participants with an
opportunity to "get their hands dirty" in a tightly focused
group. In addition to workshops associated either with HT '00
or DL '00, there are two "cross-conference" workshops this
If you have any questions regarding a workshop, please
contact the workshop organizers directly. The contact information is
found at the individual workshop pages.
Information about pricing can be found on the Registration page.
You must have the permission of the organizer of a workshop to
register for that workshop. If you would like to register for
a workshop, contact the organizer of that workshop and ask for
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this information when registering for the conference(s) and/or
- W1. Open Hypermedia Systems 6
Time: Tuesday, May 30 (full day)This workshop will consider all aspects of open hypermedia
systems, but will focus especially on front end applications
and middle-ware services.
- W2. Information Doors: Where Information Search and
Time: Tuesday, May 30 (full day)The purpose of this workshop is to tackle the problem of
creating new hypertexts on-the-fly for representing other
hypertext documents in the context of search results.
- W3. Hypertext Writers - Message Morphs the Media
Time: Tuesday, May 30 (full day)This workshop will feature different sessions concerning
producing a hypertext, strategies of hypertext writing,
software for writing, and hypertext writing criticism.
- W4. Structural Computing 2
Time: Saturday, June 3 (full day)This workshop will focus on collecting structural
computing requirements, the application of structural
computing to real problems, and reports on prototypes and
- W5. Extending Interoperability in Digital Libraries:
Building on the Open Archives Initiative (OAI)
Time: Saturday, June 3 (full day)The Open Archives Initiative has been set up to discuss
and solve matters of interoperability among author
self-archiving solutions. This workshop will continue and
extend the work of the first meeting of the initiative, held
October 1999 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.
- W6. HyNIC: ACM SIGWEB's Digital Library Project (formerly Virtual Documents)
Time: Saturday, June 3 (full day)We would like to invite all members of the SIGWEB community and others
interested in Digital Libraries to a planning workshop to coordinate the
design and implementation of SIGWEB's Digital Library project: HyNIC. The
workshop is growing out of an initial planning meeting held in April. (The Virtual Documents workshop has been recast as the HyNIC workshop.)
- W7. Networked Knowledge Organization Systems /
Time: Wednesday, June 7 (full day)The goal of the NKOS activity is to develop a community of
researchers and developers who are working toward creating
interactive Knowledge Organization Systems accessible over
the Web. This includes thesaurus and ontology developers,
digital library and information infrastructure developers,
information scientists, and library professionals.