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The Distributed Link Service: A Tool for Publishers, Authors and Readers

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The World-Wide Web is a distributed service for hypermedia document retrieval. Adding a complementary hypermedia link service, from which clients can make enquiries of distributed sets of link databases, provides extra functionality for users: readers gain more subject-specific content-content media-independent links, authors gain freedom and flexibility in creating, composing and reusing their resources, and publishers can repurpose their information assets for different audiences. This paper describes a hypermedia link service that is based entirely on standard Web browsers and servers and is being used successfully in a spectrum of Web projects.

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Citation

Carr, Les A., DeRoure, David C., Hall, Wendy and Hill, Gary J. (1995) The Distributed Link Service: A Tool for Publishers, Authors and Readers At Fourth International World Wide Web Conference: The Web Revolution, (Boston, Massachusetts, USA).. , 647--656.

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Published date: December 1995
Additional Information: Appears in World Wide Web Journal issue 1, ISBN 1-56592-169-0, ISSN 1085-2301.
Venue - Dates: Fourth International World Wide Web Conference: The Web Revolution, (Boston, Massachusetts, USA)., 1995-12-01
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 250861
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/250861
PURE UUID: cd8aa90b-3034-43ca-a78f-3f8cc856a5d0
ORCID for Les A. Carr: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2113-9680
ORCID for David C. DeRoure: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-9074-3016
ORCID for Wendy Hall: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-4327-7811

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Date deposited: 16 Sep 1999
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 10:16

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Author: Les A. Carr ORCID iD
Author: David C. DeRoure ORCID iD
Author: Wendy Hall ORCID iD
Author: Gary J. Hill

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