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Ian Dolphin
International Director
e-Framework Partnership for Education and Research

Ian Dolphin is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Sakai Project and Foundation, and of JASIG, the parent organisation of uPortal and CAS. He is currently seconded from his role as Head of e-Strategy at the University of Hull to the e-Framework Partnership for Education and Research as International Director. Ian can be contacted at i.dolphin at or as iandolphin24 via Twitter. The e-Framework can be found at or or as eFramework via Twitter.

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Most frequently used terms in this author's articles (ordered by total usage / articles): "portal", "search technology", "uportal", "framework", "wsrp", "cree", "data", "preservation", "jisc", "java". See interactive data charts for more details on all tags associated with this author.

Profile last updated: 
April 2009

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Number of Ariadne articles written (or co-written) by this author: 7.

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e-Framework Implements New Workplan

Ian Dolphin and Phil Nicholls describe recent and forthcoming developments from the e-Framework Partnership for Education and Research.

issue59 April 2009

amazon, data, deewr, dest, digital library, e-framework, e-learning, framework, ict, infrastructure, interoperability, jisc, operating system, oreilly, preservation, repositories, research, sakai, service oriented architecture, soa, software, standards, twitter, university of bolton, university of hull, university of sheffield, uportal, wikipedia

Sun Preservation and Archive Special Interest Group: May 2008 Meeting

Vicky Mays and Ian Dolphin review the Sun Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) meeting held in San Francisco in May 2008.

issue56 July 2008

adobe, amazon, archives, blog, california digital library, cloud computing, coalition for networked information, curation, data, data management, digital archive, digital asset management, digital library, digital preservation, digital repositories, digitisation, dspace, electronic ephemera, eprints, fedora commons, flickr, framework, google, higher education, identifier, infrastructure, jisc, learning objects, mp3, national library, national library of new zealand, open access, open source, pasig, portico, preservation, repositories, research, resource discovery, software, stanford university, sun microsystems, university of hull, university of oxford, web 2.0

JASIG June 2007 Conference

Ian Dolphin and Robert Sherratt report on the JASIG Conference, which took place in Denver, Colorado over 24-27 June 2007.

issue52 July 2007

ajax, andrew w mellon foundation, authentication, facebook, framework, higher education, infrastructure, iso, java, moodle, ms word, open source, openid, personalisation, portal, repositories, research, resource discovery, sakai, saml, social software, software, standards, university of hull, uportal, usability, web 2.0, wiki, yale university

Putting the Library Into the Institution: Using JSR 168 and WSRP to Enable Search Within Portal Frameworks

Chris Awre, Stewart Waller, Jon Allen, Matthew J Dovey, Jon Hunter and Ian Dolphin describe the investigations and technical development undertaken within the JISC-funded Contextual Resource Evaluation Environment (CREE) Project to enable the presentation of existing search tools within portal frameworks using the JSR 168 and WSRP portlet standards.

issue45 October 2005

aggregation, ahds, apache, api, cataloguing, content management, cree, d-lib magazine, data, edina, file format, framework, geospatial data, gis, google, html, ibm, infrastructure, interoperability, intranet, jafer, java, jisc, libportal, managed learning environment, oasis, open source, oracle, oxford university computing services, perl, portal, repositories, schema, search technology, software, standards, stylesheet, university of edinburgh, university of hull, university of oxford, university of york, uportal, url, vle, web portal, web services, wikipedia, wsrp, xml, xml schema, xslt, z39.50

Developing Portal Services and Evaluating How Users Want to Use Them: The CREE Project

Chris Awre, Matthew J Dovey, Jon Hunter, William Kilbride and Ian Dolphin describe the JISC-funded Contextual Resource Evaluation Environment (CREE) Project and its user and technical investigations to examine how users wish to use library search services.

issue41 October 2004

accessibility, ahds, archives, bibliographic data, cataloguing, copac, cree, data, data set, database, dissemination, edina, framework, further education, google, higher education, ibm, interoperability, jafer, java, jisc, jisc information environment, oasis, openurl, oracle, oxford university computing services, perl, portal, portole, research, search technology, software, sru, srw, standards, stylesheet, university of edinburgh, university of hull, university of oxford, university of york, uportal, url, vle, web services, wsrp, xgrain, xslt, z39.50, zblsa

Portals, Portals Everywhere

Ian Dolphin, Paul Miller and Robert Sherratt report on two conferences over the summer which explored the progress being made in deploying institutional portals of various forms.

issue33 October 2002

aggregation, andrew w mellon foundation, bbc, blackboard, browser, content management, cornell university, data, database, de montfort university, digital library, e-learning, framework, further education, google, graphics, higher education, html, ibm, infrastructure, internet explorer, interoperability, intranet, java, javascript, jisc, jisc information environment, network service, oai, oai-pmh, oasis, opac, open source, personalisation, portal, princeton university, programming language, research, resource discovery, rss, search technology, software, standards, sun microsystems, ukoln, university of bath, university of bristol, university of hull, university of nottingham, university of washington, uportal, url, vle, web browser, web development, web services, webct, wsrp, xhtml, xml, z39.50

Learning Objects and the Information Environment

Ian Dolphin and Paul Miller discuss the place of Learning Objects in the wider environment of learning.

issue32 July 2002

accessibility, api, cd-rom, data, flash, framework, further education, iconex, ieee, ims, interoperability, jisc, jisc information environment, learning objects, multimedia, open knowledge initiative, portal, repositories, software, standards, ukoln, university of hull, url, usability, vle, xml
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