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    • Don't Miss This! Recent Outputs from JISC's Repositories Work 

      Mahey, Mahendra; Robertson, R. John; Stevenson, Adrian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Building on the successful 03/05 programme, JISC's Repositories and Preservation programme began on June 1st 2006 and runs until March 31st 2009. As part of the Digital Repositories Programme, JISC established the Repositories ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Maximizing Repository Exposure 

      Luyten, Bram (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Enhancing online visibility for an institution or its (scientific) digital output, is one of the major goals in many repository projects. This proposal attempts to identify different repository properties, that have an ...
    • NERC Open Research Archive (NORA) 

      Prince, Stephen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      NORA (NERC Open Research Archive) is the repository for the peer-reviewed output of the UK's Natural Environment Research Council, covering atmospheric science, earth science, earth observation, environmental maths and ...
    • The DOE OSTI E-Print Network: An Innovative Combining of Federated Search and Indexing 

      Lederman, Sol (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The E-print Network is a vast, integrated network of electronic scientific and technical information created by scientists and research engineers active in their respective fields, all full-text searchable. The E-print ...
    • 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 ...
    • ScholarSpace and Scholarly Communication: A Needs Assessment 

      Tillinghast, Beth (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      In the last few years there has been a marked increase in the number of educational and cultural institutions worldwide which are in the process of developing institutional repositories. Though there is a dramatic increase ...
    • Simple Strategies for Broadcasting Repository Resources 

      Cornwell, Tim; Minton Morris, Carol (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      NSDL's data repository for STEM education is designed to provide organized access to digital educational materials through its online portal, NSDL.org. The resources held within the NSDL data repository along with their ...
    • Submission Tool for the DSpace-Based Learning Object Repository 

      Moen, William E.; Polyakov, Serhiy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The poster briefly reports our experience with building Learning Object Repository based on DSpace and analyzes some problems we encountered with the submission system. The poster describes custom submission tool that can ...
    • 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 ...
    • Customizing DSpace Manakin for Educational Video Collections to Enhance User Experience 

      Foster, Marie; Huang, Jane Q.; Moen, William E.; Polyakov, Serhiy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The poster reports our experience of using DSpace Manakin for Starlink Video Repository. The project is a cooperation between STARLINK (Richardson, TX) and TxCDK of University of North Texas, under the supervision of Dr. ...
    • NSDL EduPak: An Open Source Education Repository Solution 

      Birkland, Aaron; Blake, Jim; Ostwald, Jonathan; Weatherley, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Educational organizations and institutions focused on establishing specialized digital collections, conducting educational research, or providing students, teachers and instructors with discipline-oriented pedagogical ...
    • WEKO: A New Repository System as a Function of Content Management System 

      Yamaji, Kazu (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Content management systems (CMS) such as Drupal, Joomla, and Plone enable users to construct web communities that make available many useful functionalities to their users. In most CMS systems, website functionalities are ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Open Access in the Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences 

      Sjolund, Anna-Kaisa (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The universities of applied sciences in Finland have decided together to create a digital repository for theses and research publications during the years 2008-2009, http://www.theseus.fi. The aim is to apply open access ...
    • VITAL OAI Provider Toolkit 

      Lanter, James (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The poster will announce and illustrate the availability and flexibility of the VITAL OAI Provider toolkit (http://code.google.com/p/simple-oai-provider/). Released by VTLS for the open-source community, this software ...
    • 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 ...