Now showing items 1-20 of 135

    • 4th International Conference on Open Repositories Program 

      Unknown author (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
    • Access Flows to a Repository from Other Services 

      Ikeda, Daisuke; Inoue, Sozo (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      In this paper, we analyze access logs of an institutional repository and show access flows to the repository. In addition to log files of the repository, we also use those of the linking system which connects the repository ...
    • Adaptation of DSpace to the Specific Needs of the Agricultural Sciences and Technology Community 

      Bagdanov, Andy; Keizer, Johannes; Prasad, A. R. D.; Subirats, Imma (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The aim of this project is to explore the customization of DSpace according to the use of controlled vocabularies. The plug-in shall be easy–to–install modules available free for download on the DSpace site. The objective ...
    • Adding OAI-ORE Support to Repository Platforms 

      Maslov, Alexey (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      The Texas Digital Library is a cooperative initiative of Texas universities. One of TDL's core services is a federated collection of ETDs from its member schools. As this collection grew, the need for tools to manage the ...
    • aDORe djatoka: An Open-Source Jpeg 2000 Image Server and Dissemination Service Framework 

      Balakireva, Lyudmila; Chute, Ryan; Dresher, Stephan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      The JPEG 2000 image format has attracted considerable attention due to its rich feature set defined in a multi-part open ISO standard, and its potential use as a holy-grail preservation format providing both lossless ...
    • AgEcon Search: An International Disciplinary Repository 

      Kelly, Julie Ann; Letnes, Louise (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      AgEcon Search, http://ageconsearch.umn.edu, is a discipline-oriented repository, started in 1995, which includes working papers, conference papers and journal articles in the field of applied economics. Running on DSpace, ...
    • Agile Fedora: AJAX, Low-Cost Clustering, and Dynamic Metadata Forms for a Multicultural Website Project 

      Descheneau, David Paul (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology at the University of Alberta has developed new Fedora management applications and a Fedora powered public Website for the Candian Culture Online fund. The South Asian Music in Canada ...
    • Author Identifiers in Scholarly Repositories 

      Warner, Simeon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Bibliometric and usage-based analyses and tools highlight the value of information about scholarship contained within the network of authors, articles and usage data. Less progress has been made on populating and using the ...
    • Beyond the Tutorial: Complex Content Models in Fedora 3 

      Gorman, Peter; Prater, Scott (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center recently began a pilot project to create a digital collection of learning objects stored in a Fedora 3.1 repository. This pilot project is the proof-of-concept of ...
    • Building a Central Repository for Nanomanufacturing 

      Reznik-Zellen, Rebecca; Stevens, Bob (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The InterNano Nanomanufacturing Repository (INR) is a central repository of nanomanufacturing research and trade information for the nanomanufacturing community. It is administered by the National Nanomanufacturing Network ...
    • Building an Institutional Repository in Hard Times 

      Holt, Michael; Oguz, Fatih; Landis, Cliff (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This poster presents an overview of an exploratory research initiative to examine and assess the viability of developing an institutional repository system at a teaching-oriented four-year university with minimal monetary ...
    • Building an Open Social Learning Community Around a DSpace Repository on Statistics 

      Córcoles, Cesar P.; Lamb, Brian; Minguillón, Julià (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      In this paper we describe a project which aims to build an open social learning community around a learning object repository (LOR) based on DSpace containing learning resources about Statistics. We combine the preservation ...
    • Case Studies in Repository Workflows: Three Approaches 

      Cramer, Tom; Green, Richard; McRae, Lynn; Sigmon, Tim; Wayland, Ross (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      "Lightweight workflow" is both an oxymoron, and a continual aspiration of the many stakeholders in the repository community. As part of the Hydra Project, the University of Hull, University of Virginia and Stanford University ...
    • A Closer Look at Fedora's Ingest Performance 

      Razum, Matthias; Strnad, Kai (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      It is of paramount importance for large-scale applications that Fedora can handle huge amounts of data efficiently. While Fedora is generally known to be stable and reliable, there appears to be a lack of data and experience ...
    • Cloud Task Replica - Towards a Preservation Strategy 

      Rodgers, Richard (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      This presentation will share our experience in the design of a replication management system which attempts to go beyond standard IT backup practices, which protect only against isolated, local, technical or procedural ...
    • Collaboration Between IRALIS and E-LIS : Improving the Visibility of Author's Names in the Open Access World 

      Subirats, Imma; Baiget, Tomàs; Ferrer-Sapena, Antonia; Peset-Mancebo, Fernanda; Rodríguez-Gairín, Josep-Manuel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The problem of the inconsistencies in the authors' signatures has been around for many years, but its significance is increasing due to the great number of people publishing research studies and papers. It is clear that ...
    • Conducting a Self-Assessment of a Long-Term Archive for Interdisciplinary Scientific Data as a Trustworthy Digital Repository 

      Chen, Robert S.; Downs, Robert R. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Long-term preservation and stewardship of scientific data and research-related information is paramount to the future of science and scholarship. Disciplinary and interdisciplinary scientific data archives can offer ...
    • Connecting Authors and Repositories Through SWORD 

      Fernicola, Pablo (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      By incorporating SWORD support into an add-in for Microsoft Word, it is now possible for authors to deposit articles to Information Repositories directly from their word processor. Furthermore, in order to simplify and ...
    • Connexions: Create Globally, Educate Locally 

      Emmons, Jonathan; Thierstein, Joel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Founded in 1999, Connexions (http://cnx.org/) was built upon the philosophy that high-quality, open-licensed scholarly materials can revolutionize the way we think about education. Built upon a core of open software and ...
    • Creating and Sharing Fedora Installation Package for Ubuntu 

      Bartolo, Laura M.; Lowe, Cathy S.; Songar, Poonam; Stanley, Douglas M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Open repositories are enterprise information systems that face ongoing challenges of maintaining low operating costs, high efficiency, and high reliability. This poster proposal presents an open source strategy to help ...