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Avalon Media System (Archives 2013 poster)

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Poster presented by Stefan Elnabli at Archives 2013 in August 2013.

Poster presented by Stefan Elnabli at Archives 2013 in August 2013.

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  • 1. Avalon is built upon major open source technologies: Hydra (Fedora, Solr, Blacklight) and . These technologies emphasize a modular approach rather than a monolithic code base with a “black box” architecture. Avalon Media System is a freely available tool that enables libraries and archives to easily create, manage and provide controlled online teaching, learning and research. Funded in and Library Services, Avalon is the product University and Northwestern University, facebook.com/AvalonMediaSys @AvalonMediaSys avalonmediasystem.org • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • What is Avalon? • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Stefan Elnabli Digital Collections Northwestern University Library Teaching with Avalon Teaching faculty can create clips, playlists and within media items. Structural metadata allows for with course management systems and library systems ease the process of sharing items safely with courses. Students and Researchers Students and researchers enjoy the benefits of and structural metadata. Students and researchers can view media when they want, where they want through their desktops or mobile devices. and robust metadata make media easier to find. For those who are behind the scenes robust access control allows them to share items with groups and individuals more easily and securely. offer content curators the ability IT Departments Avalon supports . This will make it easier for future contributors and users to add or remove parts based on their needs. include Integrated Library Systems, and Fedora digital repository. Avalon Functionality Highlights • Playback on desktop browsers and mobile devices (iOS) • Manual or batch file uploading, transcoding, and groups or keep them private • Red5 and Adobe Flash Media Server support • Faceted discovery for browse and search via Blacklight • Stream-level security for desktop and mobile Try out Avalon http://www.avalonmediasystem.org/try-out-avalon Why Avalon? • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Demo Server • Collection based access control for viewing and editing • Support for automated system monitoring