The Georgia Institute of Technology is partnering with GALILEO, University of Georgia, Georgia State University, the Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Southern University, Valdosta State University, Albany State University, North Georgia College and State University, College of Coastal Georgia, and Kennesaw State University to build a statewide institutional repository (IR) called the GALILEO Knowledge Repository.

Recent Submissions

  • Digital Resource Commons: A Case Study in Collaborative Repository Development 

    Davison, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    The Ohio Library and Information Network is an organization of 90 Ohio college and university libraries working together to provide the 600,000 students, faculty and staff of Ohio's higher education community with access ...
  • Digitization Service for the GALILEO Knowledge Repository Grant 

    Carter, Andy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    Overview of grant responsibilities, Digital Library of Georgia (DLG), content and metadata committee, GKR Drupal site, scanning at DLG, standards/workflow, cost estimate/time, and issues/communications/lessons learned.
  • Future Trends - Panel 

    Donohue, Tim; McDonald, Robert H.; Skinner, Katherine; Walters, Tyler O. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    Moderated panel on future trends in inter-institutional approaches to supporting scholarly communication.
  • GKR Interface Customizations 

    Etienne, Patrick K.; Gilbertson, Keith; Hansard, Larry (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    Customizing the GKR interface, creating a new home page, creating new help and about pages, changing communities to disciplines, adding the institution index, modifying the advanced search types, modifying the simple item ...
  • Content Submission 

    Oguz, Fatih; Yang, Changwoo (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    Content approval process for digitization, distributed nature of the content, GKR metadata guidelines, virtual internship, intern selection criteria, intern training process and procedures, challenges and lessons learned.
  • GKR Mapping Tool 

    Anderson, Bill; Baxter, Brad; Hansard, Larry (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    OAI harvesting introduction, harvesting from DSpace, harvesting from Digital Commons, initial harvest/incremental harvest, DSpace built-in harvester vs. command line, mapping tool data, cron jobs, and mapping tool overview.
  • Cooperative Curation: Georgia’s Approach to Statewide Repository Services - Copyright Workshop 

    Burright, Mariann; Givens, Marlee (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    GKR copyright services, institutional repositories copyright issues, tools for guidance, Association of Research Libraries (ARL) best practices in fair use/IR section, models of copyright services and models from other ...
  • GALILEO Knowledge Repository (GKR) Metadata 

    Carter, Andy; Downey, Catherine Jannik; Fay, Robin; Givens, Marlee; Parham, Susan Wells (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    GKR metadata origins and guidelines, creating metadata in DSpace, training GKR partners and a list of disciplines.
  • The LOCKSS Program, Metaarchive Cooperative and Duraspace 

    Anderson, Bill; Hansard, Larry; Helms, Chris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe (LOCKSS) and MetaArchive, LOCKSS plugin development, other preservation architectures, configuring server for multiple DSpace instances and system backup was discussed.
  • GKR Workshop: Governance / Sustainability 

    Penson, Merryll; Carrico, Jeff; Tomajko, Kathy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
    Governance, identifying stakeholders, committee structure, partner institutions, staffing, sustainability, economic issues, potential plans and outcomes, due diligence and options considered and chosen was discussed.
  • GKR: Consortial Repository Case Study 

    Givens, Marlee (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    GALILEO Knowledge Repository is a project funded by a National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
  • Texas Digital Library: Digital Library Collaboration in the Lone Star State 

    Steans, Ryan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    eScholarship provides an open access, scholarly publishing service to the University of California and delivers a dynamic research platform to scholars worldwide. Powered by the California Digital Library.
  • Scholarly Communication Solutions for the University of California 

    Gonder, Justin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    eScholarship provides an open access, scholarly publishing service to the University of California and delivers a dynamic research platform to scholars worldwide. Powered by the California Digital Library.
  • Cooperative Curation: Georgia’s Approach to Statewide Repository Services - Keynote Address 

    Murray-Rust, Catherine (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-09)
  • From Single IRs to Statewide/Consortial Repositories and Beyond - Opening Keynote Address 

    Walters, Tyler O. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    Overview: Focus on institutional repositories, consortial work, cooperative strategies and developments, open access, and a brief overview of GALILEO Knowledge Repository.
  • Cooperative Curation Symposium and Workshop Conference Program and Agenda 

    Georgia Institute of Technology. Library; Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.) (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08-08)
    This two-day symposium and workshop hosted by the GALILEO Knowledge Repository project at the Georgia Institute of Technology, includes a one-day symposium featuring case studies from four institutions relating their ...