Linda L. Hill is the Principal Investigator for
the DGIE Workshop award from NSF. As a Research Specialist with the Alexandria
Digital Library Project at the University of California, Santa Barbara, she has
worked extensively with gazetteer design and implementation as interactive digital
library services. Part of the gazetteer work has included the development of a
Feature Type Thesaurus used to categorize feature/place names. An article in D-Lib,
January 1999, describes this work.
Linda L. Hill, Ph.D.
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Alexandria Digital Library website: http://www.alexandria.ucsb.edu
ADL Gazetteer Development: http://www.alexandria.ucsb.edu/gazetteer/