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The UpLib personal digital library system


We describe the design and use of a personal digital library system, UpLib. The system consists of a full-text indexed repository accessed through an active agent via a Web interface. It is suitable for personal collections comprising tens of thousands of documents (including papers, books, photos, receipts, email, etc.), and provides for ease of document entry and access as well as high levels of security and privacy. Unlike many other systems of the sort, user access to the document collection is assured even if the UpLib system is unavailable. It is


Janssen, W. C. The UpLib personal digital library system. Proceedings of the 5th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries; 2005 June 7-11; Denver; CO. NY: ACM; 2005; 410.