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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Many Lightweight Views into Complex Repository Content: Enabling Rapid Application Development for Fedora Repositories 

      Zumwalt, Matthew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      In the repository world, there is an increasingly popular vision for creating a multitude of user-driven interfaces that act as windows into complex, long lived content. We want to build these applications around our ...
    • Using LibraryFind™ to Integrate the Institutional Repository into a Shared Library Platform 

      Frumkin, Jeremy; Reese, Terry (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      While many institutional repositories (IR)s provide access interfaces that allow for the harvest of their metadata records, the dynamic query of their resources, or even the ability for internet search engines to crawl ...
    • Digitization of Special Collection at Indian Statistical Institute: An Initiative 

      Murthy, Madaiah Krishna (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The paper discusses the implementation of Dspace at the Indian Statistical Institute and incorporating S.R. Ranganathan collections including bibliography of the works by and on Dr. S.R. Ranganathan (SRR), extracts from ...
    • Sharing System of Annotation for PDF Papers 

      Aoyama, Toshihiro (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Recently, academic publications have been stored into many repositories. Researchers can get digital printed articles (PDF) through network. Some search sites is also useful for researchers to search these publications. ...
    • 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, ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Fascinator - Desktop eResearch and Flexible Portals 

      Sefton, Peter M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The Fascinator is an Apache Solr front end to the Fedora commons repository. This project was originally funded by ARROW, as part of the mini project scheme. The Fascinator is written in Java. It drops into the Tomcat ...
    • 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 ...
    • UPR Digital Repository Instrument of Community of Practice to Support Research 

      Centeno, Purisima (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The poster presentation illustrates all the steps to create a UPR Digital Repository, the structures and the impact of this development in support the research and creative work in UPR. These initiative it's part of the ...
    • Strategies for Innovation and Sustainability: Insights from Leaders of Open Source Repository Organizations 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Dirks, Lee; Kimpton, Michele; Payette, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This panel convenes leaders of organizations that provide the major open repository software platforms featured at OR09. This session provides an opportunity to learn about the strategic processes behind the software - ...
    • Linnean Online and SNEEP Poster 

      Davis, Richard Miles (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This is a proposal for a Poster for Open Repositories 2009 describing ongoing work by the University of London Computer Centre and the Linnean Society of London to provide online access, using EPrints, to a large quantity ...
    • Quantitative Study of the Impact of Research Funders' Open Access Mandates 

      Millington, Peter (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      A year after the Wellcome Trust inaugurated its pioneering open access publications mandate in 2005, it commissioned SHERPA to undertake a quantitative study of how well publishers' existing policies were complying with ...
    • 4th International Conference on Open Repositories Program 

      Unknown author (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
    • 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 ...
    • Research 2.0: Evolving Support for the Research Landscape 

      Leggott, Mark A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      With the advance of big science and cyberinfrastructure, academic institutions are faced with the issue of how to support not just well funded initiatives, but all research projects on campus. The University of PEI Library ...
    • 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 ...