Buzz - Content Packaging
reports on the third international Open Repositories 2008 Conference, held at the School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton in April 2008.
gives an overview of current initiatives in standards for educational metadata.
and Charles Oppenheim take a look at recent developments in the digital repositories field and present a light-hearted project narrative.
, Liv Fugl
and Jessica Lindholm
report on the two-day conference Building the Info Grid on trends and perspectives in digital library technology and services held in Copenhagen in September.
and Andy Powell
on Harvesting and searching IMS metadata using both the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting, and the Z39.50 Protocol.
describes steps which content providers can take to integrate their resources into the JISC IE.