All-inclusive conference schedule


18.00 – 20.30 Welcome – Registrations


08.30 - 09.30 Welcome – Registrations
09.30 - 10.30 Beginning of conference - Greetings

Developing New Services
Chair F. Tsimpoglou, C. Synellis

10. 30 A Central Service for managing the process of ordering and sending articles in the University of Athens
I. Lourdi, P. Bourogianni, M. Nikolaidou, G. Pyrounakis
University of Athens

10.50 Changes in scholarly publishing : benefits for everybody
Frederick J. Friend
The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC)

11.10 Implementation of online information services (Online/Virtual Reference Desk) in Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Library System - E : First year of implementation & operation of the service with the use of “QuestionPoint”: conclusions, problems, challenges perspectives
Xenia Agorogianni, Elefteria Koseoglou, Claudine Xenidou-Dervou
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki


Developing New Services (continued)
Chair F. Tsimpoglou, C. Synellis

12.00 Characterising e-print user sessions: A case study of users
Georgia Roidouli, Elias Savvas
Technological Education Institute of Larissa

12.20 Distance and libraries or how communication among users and information and knowledge centres is interpreted in current conditions
Katerina Toraki
Technical Chamber of Greece, Ionian University

12.40 Quality Management System In The Library Of The Technical University Of Crete
Elena Prentaki
Technical University of Crete


Developing New Services (continued)
Chair Ch. Skourlas, I. Papadakis

13.10 Print on Demand in small academic institutions
Roxana Theodorou
Ionian University

13.50 Link Resolvers of Electronic Data Sources
Chrysostomos Kapetis, Panagiotis Andrikopoulos
Athens University of Economics & Business

14.10 The chaotic behavior of libraries systems at the current period
Anthi Katsirikou
University of Piraeus

13.55 – 15.20 Lunch

Developing New Services (continued)
Chair Ch. Skourlas, I. Papadakis

15.40 eXaMpLe: Exploiting XML technology in information management
Lina Bountouri, Nikolaos Tsokas, Michalis Sfakakis
National Documentation Center

16.00 Hellenic Academic Libraries Link – Steering Committee For Electronic Resources : Six Years Of Common Action - Two Years Before The Expiration Of The Program
Claudine Xenidou-Dervou, Sasa Tzedaki, Anna Fragkou Mpatsiou, Catherine Synellis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, University of Crete, Macedonia University, University of Patras

16.20 Network Publishing—The Next Wave
Evangelos Kokkoris, Giorgos Dimousis, Lefteris Palaios
Anodos S.A.


Libraries and Education
Chair S. Asonitis, I. Kokkonas

17.10 Using the COINE system to promote cultural heritage and to sustain education

Anna Fragkou, Anthi Baliou, Eleni Fragkiadaki
University of Macedonia

17.30 An investigation into the effectiveness of Electronic Information Services in Greek Higher Education: A case study approach.
Ioulia Sidera-Sideri, Alison Pickard
Northumbria University

17. 50 Academic Libraries and Reading Policy in a Changing Era
Christina Banou
Ionian University

18.10 A monastery library’s adventures
Efthimios Litsas
Ionian University

18.30 Inauguration of an old printed books by Corfu Public Library collection exhibition – “Big Books” – Corfu Public Library


Posted Announcements
Chair I. Kalavritinou, E. Litsas

09.00 Academic libraries’ signage systems: the Library & Information Service of University of Patras case study
Efiliana Iliopoulou, Spyros Agorgiannitis, Giannis Tsakonas
University of Patras

09.05 A survey for the development of digital libraries from Greek academic libraries
Panagiotis Mpalatsoukas, Emmanouel Garoufallou
Technological Education Institute of Thessaloniki

09.10 Information literacy and the autonomous learner
Michael Nikitakis, Thodoris Pitikaris, Giorgos Papadourakis
Technological Education Institute of Crete

09.15 Needs And User Satisfaction : A survey in thirty two Greek academic libraries
Papatsikourakis Christos
Technological Education Institute of Thessaloniki

Material Processing
Chair S. Kapidakis, K. Toraki

9.20 The material processing in a hybrid information service: parallel use of tools
Maria Gavrilidi, Kyriaki Giannari, Dionysis Kokkinos, Anna Koulikourdi, Theodora Tsoli
Athens Information Technology, N.R.T., National Technical University of Athens, Panteion University

9.40 A survey for the familiarity of Greek academic librarians with metadata
Panagiotis Mpalatsoukas, Emmanouel Garoufallou
10.00 Text Encoding Initiative: review, problems and real world implementations
Lina Bountouri
National Documentation Centre


Material Processing (continued)
Chair S. Kapidakis, K. Toraki

11.00 New tools and applications in the indexing, cataloguing and retrieval of the ephemeral library material combined with distance learning
Alexandra Papazoglou, Fotini Aravani
Athens College

11.20 Reliability and effectiveness of Greek catalogues : inconsistencies and errors in name authority files
Elli Anthi-Kalofolia
Ionian University


Presentations of Products and Services for Libraries
Chair E. Anthi-Kalofolia

12.15 Recent and future development on ScienceDirect. An overview of usage statistics and author output in Greece
Olivier Diesnis

12.45 Books@Ovid
Bianca Saporiti
Ovid Technologies BV

13.05 Emerald Management Xtra
Anna Foutsi, Jordi Caralt
Emerald Group Publishing Limited

13.25 Springer Science & Business Media
Walter Montenarie

13.50-15.10 Lunch

Presentations of Products and Services for Libraries (continued)
Chair E. Anthi-Kalofolia

15.10 Access to E-Book content through netLibrary
Nicholas Rawson

15.30 Digital Library Tools
Eric Mulder
Endeavor Information Systems

15.50 A fresh approach to collection analysis
Ian Pattenden

16.10 SwetsWise title bank
Roel Rademaker
Swets Information Services


Central Strategies and Library Co-operation
Chair K. Xenidou-Dervou, N. Zahioti

16.45 Collabotation’ Strategies between The Academic Libraries and Other Categories of Libraries and The Open University for the Provision of E-Services
Tonia Arahova, Sarantos Kapidakis
National Library of Greece, Ionian University

17.05 Semantic Homogeneity: Exploitation of the Classification Systems’ Conceptualization
Georgia Prokopiadou, Dionysis Moschopoulos, Christos Papatheodorou
Ionian University

17.25 he Principle against Censorship and the Protection of Minors in Libraries in Greece and the US-Greek Legislation (2003) and US Supreme Court decisions (2003 and 2004) on the Control of Access to Pornographic Material in the Internet
Maria Canellopoulou-Bottis
Ionian University


Central Strategies and Library Co-operation (continued)
Chair K. Xenidou-Dervou, N. Zahioti

18.00 Interoperability problems regarding the concurrent access in resources via the Z39.50 protocol & «The ARGO» Web Gate
Manolis Peponakis, Ntina Troutpegli, Michalis Sfakakis
National Library of Greece

18.20 «» : A portal for public libraries, first impressions and perspectives
Ioannis Trohopoulos
Veria Central Public Library

20.00 Concert of Department of Musical Studies’ Jazz Ensemble directed by D. Dimitriadis – Ionian Academy

22.00 Supper

16:00 Developing an all-science navigation tool together with the scientific community
Sharon Mombru, Product Sales Manger (Scopus)
Olivier Diesnis, Account Development Manager
Commercial and Manufacturing Chamber of Corfu


Development of digital collections and conventional material digitalisation management
Chair M. Moreleli-Kakouri, Ch. Papatheodorou

10.00 Development of Digital Collection At Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki
Efstathios Amanatidis, Konstantia Pelteki, Antonios Saragiotis, Anestis Sitas
Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki

10.20 Design of the Integrated Digital Library System of the University of Athens
C. Viglas, I. Lourdi, M. Nikolaidou, G. Pyrounakis, . Saidis
University of Athens

10.40 Kosmopolis: creating digital content in Greek language
Dimitris Gavrilidis, Panagiotis Georgiou, Fieroula Papadatou , Giannis Tsakonas
University of Patras

11.00 A theoretical approach of semantic web technologies in the cultural information domain: a case application in library science
Sofia Zapounidou
University of Thessaly


Development of digital collections and conventional material digitalisation management (continued)
Chair M. Moreleli-Kakouri, Ch. Papatheodorou

11.50 Developing a digital collection for Thrace
Gerasimos Kekkeris, Theodoros Kirkoudis
Democritus University of Thrace

12.10 Mediation of rare books over the Internet: An experience of the University of Crete Library in the field of digitization and presentation of rare material
Manolis Koukourakis
University of Crete Library

12.30 Policies for academic digital collections
Alexandros Koulouris, Sarantos Kapidakis
Ionian University

12.50 Meta-libraries of archival resources: understanding knowledge management through articulating tacit knowledge
Triantafillia Kourtoumi
State General Archives of Greece – Historical Archive of Macedonia

13.15-14.30 Lunch

14.30 Round Table - Discussion - Conclusion

15.15 Commissioning of 14th Panhellenic Conference of Academic Libraries

15.25 Conference completion

21.00 Stage Play “Odyssey I: the sea rhapsody”
Text composing - directing - general music editing by Thanos Mihalas