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Daedalus Service Development Stephen Gallacher Lesley Drysdale
Hardware All Daedalus services run on one server Sun Fire 280R Solaris OS 4 Gbytes of Memory 12 x 36 GB Disks
ePrints Skill Sets Perl Apache MySQL Unix / Linux
ePrints Installation Version 2.2 Latest version 2.3.12 Straight forward installation and initial configuration (~2-3 weeks) Straight forward upgrade
ePrints Web Look and Feel –Header & footer –Stylesheet –Home page –Abstract page (example)
ePrints Document Types Journal article News article Preprint Book Book chapter Conference proceedings Conference paper Conference poster Technical report Thesis Other Each document type has its own set of metadata and its own citation format
ePrints Document Formats html pdf –multiple pdf –redirected pdf PostScript ascii rtf
New fields added Public full text Preprint available Preprint URL ISSN Faculty & department Research group Unique identifier Workflow Copyright Prior publication Reproduction rights Persistent URL OAI rights RAE submission Unit of assessment Dummy fields
Subject Hierarchy Library of Congress subject categories Faculties and departments
ePrints Workflow Submission buffer –Bulk import –Self deposit Automatic email to editor Editor validates information Automatic email to cataloguing department Cataloguing department assigns subject & moves record into main archive
Bulk Import of Data Perl scripts developed –Reference Manager RIS format ePrints xml format –EndNote RIS format ePrints xml format Import into submission buffer Test service useful Special characters?
ePrints Services Main ePrints service –http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/http://eprints.gla.ac.uk/ JeLit journal of eliteracy –http://www.jelit.org/index.htmlhttp://www.jelit.org/index.html ERPAePRINTS –http://eprints.erpanet.org/http://eprints.erpanet.org/ Configuration files retained during upgrades A few changes to core code
ePrints Config Skills Set Perl MySQL Unix xml html
DSpace Installation Version 1.2.2 NOT straight forward installation and initial configuration (~2 months) NOT straight forward upgrade!
DSpace Look & Feel Local JSP files permit limited configuration –Header & footer –Left & right navigation bars –Stylesheet Further configuration requires changes to Java code.
DSpace Document Types Animation Article Book Book chapter Dataset Dental elective Learning object Image Image, 3-D Map Musical Score Plan or blueprint Preprint Presentation Recording (musical/oral) Software Technical report PhD thesis Non-doctoral thesis Video Working paper Other
DSpace Workflow Sausage string More sophisticated by default than ePrints
PKP Harvester Currently indexing approx 1400 records from 4 archives –ePrints –JeLit –ERPAePRINTS –DSpace
PKP Harvester Configuration Web look & feel –Header & footer –Fields displayed per record e.g. document type, service –Search fields e.g. search by document type –Browse views Browse by document type