[OAI-implementers] starting a service

Ming Luo lming@csgrad.cs.vt.edu
Thu, 23 Oct 2003 12:12:41 -0400


If the collection is small and if you can format it into xml file
you can use Hussein's Open Digital Library components pretty esaliy

download xOAI-PMH2 XMLFile File-based Data Provider
at http://www.dlib.vt.edu/projects/OAI/index.html#software


and sample user interface is at

a tutorial is available at


Emma Jane Hogbin wrote:
> Hello,
> I've been following this list with great interest for several months now.
> This week I signed up to help a local bookbinding organization with
> indexing their newsletter. The Newsletter (that's its title) has been running
> since 1983 and contains a lot of valuable articles to the bookbinding
> community. I've offered to put the current EndNote annotated
> bibliography/index online.
> I think this is the sort of resource that should be searchable and
> findable by other people. The problem is, I'm not really sure where to
> start. The web programming bit is easy, I made a little "collaborative
> bibliography" for an organization last year. http://ftpd.maytree.com (I've
> learned much about programming since then!)
> Could someone please point me towards articles/URLs/etc on how to make a
> metadata repository?
> thank you,
> emma