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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Disseminating Broadcast Archives: Exposing WGBH Materials for Scholarly Use 

      Beer, Chris; Michael, Courtney (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The WGBH Media Library and Archives is currently prototyping an online archive of moving image content. Funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the project seeks to serve scholars in their efforts to incorporate media ...
    • DuraSpace 

      Kimpton, Michele; Payette, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      The DSpace Foundation and Fedora Commons are investigating the feasibility and interest of a new service, DuraSpace, to serve academic libraries, universities, and other organizations in providing perpetual access to digital ...
    • DuraSpace 

      Kimpton, Michele; Payette, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      The DSpace Foundation and Fedora Commons are investigating the feasibility and interest of a new service, DuraSpace, to serve academic libraries, universities, and other organizations in providing perpetual access to digital ...
    • Each Greater than the Sum of its Parts: Custom Aggregations of Fedora Digital Objects 

      Nugent, Jason; Whitney, Jennifer (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Search and browse tools in digital repository applications provide a simple, intuitive interface for locating objects housed in a repository. Once found, however, the applications offer little native support for users to ...
    • Enabling Inter-Repository Access Management between iRODS and Fedora 

      Marciano, Richard; Moore, Reagan W.; Zhu, Bing (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Many digital repositories have been built using different technologies such as Fedora and the integrated Rule-Oriented Data System (iRODS). This paper analyzes both the Fedora and iRODS technologies to understand how to ...
    • Enhanced Content Models for Fedora 

      Blekinge-Rasmussen, Asger (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      This presentation introduces Enhanced Content Models for Fedora. Enhanced Content Models have a number of new features compared to the Fedora 3.0 content models. First of these is the more elaborate specification of the ...
    • The Ensemble Project: Using Fedora to Support the Development of the Semantic Web for Education 

      Carmichael, Patrick; Corti, Louise; Martinez, Agustina (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Semantic Web and associated Semantic Technologies (standards, services, tools, triplestores, reasoners and visualisers) have, it has been argued, the potential to support and enhance teaching and learning; but, as yet, ...
    • eSciDoc Infrastructure: a Fedora-based e-Research Framework 

      Razum, Matthias; Schwichtenberg, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      eSciDoc is the open-source e-Research environment jointly created by the German Max Planck Society and FIZ Karlsruhe. It consists of a generic set of basic services ("eSciDoc Infrastructure") and various applications built ...
    • Facilitating Wiki/Repository Communication with Metadata 

      Bartolo, Laura M.; Lowe, Cathy S.; Songar, Poonam; Tandy, Robert J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The National Science Digital Library (NSDL) Materials Digital Library Pathway (MatDL) has implemented an information infrastructure to disseminate government funded research results and to provide content as well as services ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Fascinator: A lightweight, modular contribution to the Fedora-commons world 

      Lucido, Oliver; Sefton, Peter M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Australian government has supported the development of repository infrastructure for several years now. One product of this support was the ARROW project (Australian Research Repositories Online to the World). The ARROW ...
    • Fedora 3.0 and METS: A Partnership for the Organization, Presentation and Preservation of Digital Objects 

      Catapano, Terry; Hoebelheinrich, Nancy J.; Yott, Patrick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      Fedora is being implemented in many different kinds of repositories even within a single institution, e.g., institutional repositories, and preservation repositories, and metadata repositories. Within many institutions, ...
    • Fedora 3: A Smooth Migration 

      Durbin, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The dramatic changes between the architecture of Fedora 2 and Fedora 3 offer exciting opportunities for improved functionality and organization through the addition of a more formalized content model architecture (CMA). ...
    • Fedora and Django for an Image Repository: A New Front-End 

      Herndon, Peter (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      Here at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, we have created a new front-end to Fedora using Django and Python. Our Fedora repository is used to store primarily images of various types, with varying levels of security ...
    • Fedora and GSearch in a Research Project about Integrated Search 

      Pedersen, Gert Schmeltz (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The Royal School of Library and Information Science in Denmark is performing a research project about integrated search. DTU Library provides assistance in the form of a Fedora and GSearch installation. The presentation ...