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A computer-based knowledge delivery system for rural communities – a case study using beekeeping

Mikolajuk, Zbigniew (2006) A computer-based knowledge delivery system for rural communities – a case study using beekeeping. In: Knowledge Management International Conference and Exhibition 2006 (KMICE 2006), 6-8 June 2006, The Legend Hotel Kuala Lumpur.

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Over the years a wealth of knowledge resources has been developed and collected in the Himalayan region, but very often the people who need these resources either don’t know that they exist or cannot access or understand them. Traditional methods of knowledge delivery are often not integrated with electronic sources of knowledge and means of transmission.The beekeeping project described here addresses the issue through preparation of multimedia information materials by domain experts and automatic generation of a browser to be used by people who have no training in computing.A data structure composed of multimedia objects (texts, images, video and audio clips) in a local language provides the input to a system that generates the browser. Local specialists with a basic knowledge of computing can modify and customise the system by adding new materials relevant to the local environment.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN 983-3282-90-3 Organized by: Faculty of Information Technology, UUM
Uncontrolled Keywords: Knowledge management,beekeeping, multimedia, browser
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 14 Jul 2014 02:35
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2014 02:35
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/11548

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