OhioLINK Digital Media Center dmc.ohiolink.edu Art and Architecture 1999: Art Collection (AMICO), SaskiaArt Collection (AMICO), Saskia 2000: Art and Architecture from Univ of Cincinnati 2001: Akron Art Museum Images 2002: WPA Prints By Cleveland Artists Video Collections 2002: Foreign Language Instruction Videos 2002: Encyclopedia of Physics DemonstrationsEncyclopedia of Physics Demonstrations 2003: Educational Films And Documentaries (FFHS, Ambrose)Educational Films And Documentaries
History and Archives 2001: Wright Brothers CollectionWright Brothers Collection 2001: E.W. Scripps Papers 2001: Mayan Archeology Photos 2001: Sanborn Historic Maps 2002: Greek and Latin Inscriptions (squeezes) 2003: Lake Erie’s YesterdaysLake Erie’s Yesterdays 2003: Nat’l Underground RR Freedom Ctr Images 2004: Historic Maps of Akron 2005: Kent State Shootings Oral Histories Science Collections 1999: Landsat Satellite Images of Ohio 2003: Borror Laboratory of Bioacoustics Digital Animal Sounds (1 | 2)12 2004: Geology Digital Photographs (1 | 2)12 2004: Ohio Ag Experiment Station Forestry ImagesOhio Ag Experiment Station Forestry Images 2004: Reproductive Physiology AnimationsReproductive Physiology Animations 2004: Dolphin EmbryosDolphin Embryos OhioLINK Digital Media Center dmc.ohiolink.edu
Oh By The Way Electronic Journal Center: 9 million locally loaded journal articles Electronic Theses and Dissertations: 12,000 ETDs from 17 schools Coupla thousand locally loaded e-books ~80 million records from A&I databases ~10 million bib records in union catalog
OhioLINK Services, June 2006 EJC DMC ETDC IR CatalogA/I DBs
Why Open Source? Beyond Evangelism Best of breed software Server software: Apache, Tomcat Repository: Fedora Middleware: XTF, DLXS Search: Lucene, Solr XML Tools, programming languages Freedom to play (Freedom to fail?)
The Thing About Conference Planning “OhioLINK, the Ohio Library and Information Network, has embarked on a large-scale project to migrate several major digital library services from disparate, commercial/proprietary platforms to a unified repository architecture built with open source tools.” Faithfully submitted, Thomas Dowling December 15, 2006
Deadlines E-Journals – commercial software support officially ends December 2006. Image databases – software license and Sun server maintenance renewals due January 2007. E-Books – ~7500 books licensed in Fall, 2006. Institutional repository – First collection due in September 2007.
Full Steam Sideways Image Collections: University of Michigan DLXS E-Books: CDL XTF Institutional Repository: DSpace E-Journals: ??? ETDs: ??? (DSpace?)