[OAI-implementers] OAI Harvester Plug-In for DSpace

zubair@cs.odu.edu zubair@cs.odu.edu
Sat, 15 Nov 2003 18:38:48 -0500

The Digital Library Research Group at Old Dominion University in
collaboration with the Research Library of the Los Alamos National
Laboratory is pleased to announce an alpha version of the OAI harvester
plug-in, which can ingest metadata, as well as full text, from  OAI-PMH 2.0
compliant data providers to DSpace* with some pre-specified mapping. Once
harvested, the records can be retrieved using Dspace standard search
interface. The mapping of OAI_DC metadata to Dspace can be specified using
a XML template. The plug-in is available at

Mohammad Zubair, Kurt Maly (Old Dominion University)
Herbert Van de Sompel, Rick Luce (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

*DSpace is a digital library system developed jointly by MIT Libraries and
Hewlett-Packard HP.