2018-12-22  |  Open access  |   https://doi.org/10.37068/evu.10.1

The encyclopedia publishing in the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine: history and present

Mykola Zhelezniak
The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine, 2018, vol. 10, pp. 6–18.
AbstractThe study describes the academic encyclopedias of Ukraine. The main attention is paid to the peculiarities of the development of the encyclopedia publishing at the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine: its origins and the most important academic encyclopedias are outlined. The spectrum of encyclopedic projects is analyzed by the scientific branches and the conclusion is drawn about the significant advantage of social sciences and humanities over others in the contex of presenting knowledge in encyclopedic format. Some vision of further development of the encyclopedia publishing in Academy is proposed.
2018-12-22  |  Open access  |   https://doi.org/10.37068/evu.10.2

On violation and protection of the information ecosystem in national encyclopedias (review of the report on national online encyclopedias in Europe by the European Parliamentary Research Service)

Oleksandr Ishchenko
The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine, 2018, vol. 10, pp. 19–30.
AbstractThe research is devoted to issues of the ecosystem of encyclopedic knowledge. The fact is that a reference information is now increasingly used as means of media manipulation in level of public consciousness (for political, ideological, and economic reasons). This is well traced on the example of online encyclopedias with free access to editing of posted information such as Wikipedia. This article is based on the description of the online analytical report on encyclopedias in Europe written by experts of the European Parliament.
2018-12-22  |  Open access  |   https://doi.org/10.37068/evu.10.5

Materials to Glossary for Encyclopedia Science

Tetiana Bereziuk, Oleksandr Ishchenko, Mykola Zhelezniak (executive ed.), Svitlana Ocheretianko, Ruslan Pylypchuk, Oleh Savchenko, Nataliia Feshchenko, Anatolii Shushkivskyi
The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine, 2018, vol. 10, pp. 50–82.
AbstractGlossary for encyclopedistics is proposed. The main terms and definitions of the discipline are given.
2018-12-22  |  Open access  |   https://doi.org/10.37068/evu.10.3

Subject specific encyclopedias as an important stage in the development of scientific disciplines and terminology systems (on example of The Mining Encyclopedia as a work in mining industry and geology)

Volodymyr Biletskyi, Hennadii Haiko
The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine, 2018, vol. 10, pp. 31–38.
AbstractThe peculiarities of the development of some scientific disciplines (such as mining, geology), primarily the professional terminology system are shown on the example of the project The Mining Encyclopedia (ukr .: Hirnycha Entsyklopediia). The study describes The Mining Encyclopedia, its relevance for technical education in Ukraine, as well as for the integration of national higher education in the European and world educational space in general.
2018-12-22  |  Open access  |   https://doi.org/10.37068/evu.10.4

Academic online encyclopedias in view of the recent information space developing

Mykola Zhelezniak, Oleksandr Ishchenko
The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine, 2018, vol. 10, pp. 39–49.
AbstractThe article describes the phenomenon of the electronic encyclopedia activity and investigates the electronic Internet encyclopedias created by the institutions of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. It has been discovered that electronic encyclopedias can be divided into several varieties, the main of which is online encyclopedias, which are highly distinguished in comparison with classical printed publications by the characteristics caused by the development of information technology. In accordance with this division, the national academic encyclopedic resources are characterized in the article. The idea of the importance of creating an online encyclopedia about the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine is presented; it also argued that current online encyclopedias are not fully equipped with a wide range of technological opportunities for their use.