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    • Fedora Commons 3.0 Versus DSpace 1.5 : Selecting an Enterprise-Grade Repository System for FAO of the United Nations 

      Bagdanov, Andy; Katz, Steve; Nicolai, Claudia; Subirats, Imma (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      An extensive evaluation of the Fedora Commons 3.0 and DSpace 1.5 digital document repository systems has been conducted. The evaluation aimed at selecting an open source software package that best satisfies the FAO Open ...
    • Fedora Content Modelling for Improved Services for Research Databases 

      Heller, Alfred; Karstensen, Mikael; Pedersen, Gert Schmeltz (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      A re-implementation of the research database of the Technical University of Denmark, DTU, is based on Fedora. The backbone consists of content models for primary and secondary entities and their relationships, giving ...
    • Fedora Goes to School: Experiences Creating a Curriculum Customization Service for K-12 Teachers 

      Sumner, Tamara; Weatherley, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      Educational digital libraries provide a rich array of learning resources uniquely suited to support teachers to customize instruction. The problem we address is how to customize instruction to meet the learning needs of ...
    • FESL: Fedora Enhanced Security Layer (A Community-Based Project) 

      Shin, Eddie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      While there have been many significant changes to Fedora since the release of Fedora 3.0, there has not been any new work in the area of authentication and authorization. At the same time, there have been many requests ...
    • FITS - The File Information Tool Set 

      McEwen, Spencer; Stern, Randy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Preservation repositories include technical metadata for ingested files. The File Information Tool Set (FITS) is an open source tool that identifies, validates and extracts technical metadata for a wide range of file ...
    • From the Desktop to the Cloud: Leveraging Hybrid Storage Architectures in Your Repository 

      Brody, Tim; Carr, Leslie A.; Tarrant, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Repositories collect and manage data holdings using a storage device. Mainly this has been a local file system, but recently attempts have been made at using open storage products and cloud storage solutions, such as Sun's ...
    • From the Desktop to the Cloud: Leveraging Hybrid Storage Architectures in Your Repository 

      Tarrant, David; Brody, Tim; Carr, Leslie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Repositories collect and manage data holdings using a storage device. Mainly this has been a local file system, but recently attempts have been made at using open storage products and cloud storage solutions, such as Sun's ...
    • The Global Registries Initiative: Progress Report and Software Demonstration 

      Blackall, Chris; Frumkin, Jeremy; Lyte, Vic (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Over the last two years, key stakeholders in the U.S., UK, and Australia have held a series of meetings to address the need for a global network of digital library collection and service registries (http://globalregistri ...
    • High-Throughput Workflow for Computer-Assisted Human Parsing of Biological Specimen Label Data 

      Amin, Aliasgar; Arsiwala, Zainab; Best, Jason; Huang, Jane Q.; McCotter, Melody; Moen, William E.; Neill, Amanda (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Hundreds of thousands of specimens in herbaria and natural history museums worldwide are potential candidates for digitization, making them more accessible to researchers. An herbarium contains collections of preserved ...
    • ICE-TheOREM - End to End Semantically Aware eResearch Infrastructure for Theses 

      Downing, Jim; Sefton, Peter M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      ICE-TheOREM was a project which made several important contributions to the repository domain, promoting deposit by integrating the repository with authoring workflows and enhancing open access, by adding new infrastructure ...
    • Implementing a Data Publishing Service via DSpace 

      Dunn, Jon W.; Floyd, Randall; Montanez, Garett; Seiffert, Kurt (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Indiana University Libraries and Digital Library Program offer a set of online scholarly communication services to IU scholars under the brand IUScholarWorks. Currently, these services include IUScholarWorks Repository, ...
    • Institutional Repositories: Contributing to Institutional Knowledge Management and the Global Research Commons 

      White, Wendy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This proposal explores strategies for current and future institutional repository developments in the context of knowledge management. We need to view repositories as part of the knowledge processes of an institution. This ...
    • An Institutional Repository for Use in Creative and Applied Arts 

      Brody, Tim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Kultur project was a 2 year JISC funded project to investigate the requirements for a visual arts research repository. Kultur used the EPrints software to build a basic repository that was then extended to provide ...
    • Integrating Fedora into DiVA 

      Klosa, Uwe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      This presentation will provide an insight into the process of integrating Fedora into DiVA. It will describe how Fedora fits into the system structure of DiVA, and how its services are employed to join together the various ...
    • Introducing Vireo: an ETD Submittal and Management System for DSpace 

      Leggett, John; McFarland, Mark; Mikeal, Adam; Phillips, Scott (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Texas Digital Library (TDL) is a consortium of public and private institutions from across the state of Texas; a major project in TDL is the development of a state-wide repository for managing the entire life-cycle of ...
    • An Introduction to EPrints 3.2 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Brody, Tim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      In this session we will be introducing EPrints 3.2 and some of the new features. These include: * Storage Controller - allows hybrid solutions to be built using both local and cloud level storage. * FTP and WebDAV ...
    • Introduction to the Topaz Framework and the Ambra Publishing Platform 

      Cave, Richard; Uman, Russell (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      This presentation is an introduction to Topaz, an Open Source content modeling and storage framework that uses the Fedora Service Framework and Mulgara semantic technology as the core engine, and Ambra, a publishing ...
    • Intute Repository Search Service (www.intute.ac.uk/irs): A Collaborative Project to Showcase UK Research Output Through Advanced Discovery and Retrieval Facilities 

      Jones, Sophia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Institutional repositories are a major element of the Open Access movement and more specifically in research and education. Their main purpose is to make available as much research output of an institution as possible. ...
    • Islandora: a Drupal/Fedora Repository System 

      Leggott, Mark A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      Islandora is an open source Drupal 6/Fedora 3 module produced by the University of Prince Edward Island Library. Islandora provides a flexible collaboratve environment for the stewardship of digital resources. The Islandora ...
    • An Iterative Approach to Building Sustainable Repository Services on Fedora 

      Miller, Karen; Parod, Bill; Stewart, Claire (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Northwestern University Library is engaged in a multiyear project to implement a robust digital repository on Fedora. Building a system that accommodates richly heterogeneous collections, empowers professional staff engaged ...