DPLA Technical Workstream

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DPLA Technical Workstream

  1. 1. Technical Aspects <ul><li>Mission: Establish the technical and normative principles of the technological framework that will best support the DPLA's aims. </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Freeland & Martin Kalfatovic, (Co-Chairs) / Brian Bannon / Aaron Chaletzky / Tim DiLauro / Lee Dirks / Nasos Drosopoulos / Michael Edmonds / Emily Gore / Josh Greenberg / Stefanos Kollias / Jorge Martinez / Robert McDonald / Brad McLean / Carole Palmer / Jill Vermillion / David Weinberger / Pam Wright </li></ul>
  2. 2. Challenges <ul><li>How does the Technical Aspects workstream… </li></ul><ul><li>Clarify the technical deliverables for DPLA? </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborate with the group(s) of people who will be assigned to write code and develop the product? </li></ul><ul><li>Provide input into the feasibility of decisions from other workstreams? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Deliverables <ul><li>The &quot;shiny thing&quot; that demonstrates a killer app & possibilities of DPLA. </li></ul><ul><li>An open system with APIs and services that enable building user views and localizations into the content. </li></ul><ul><li>Short-term technical evaluations of the sprint projects to advise feasibility and interoperability. </li></ul><ul><li>Set of guiding principles to provide to other workstreams and technology partners. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Related Projects <ul><li>Look for success stories, which wheels not to reinvent. Make use of existing standards and best practices - &quot; No new standards! ” </li></ul><ul><li>User-provided content (YouTube, Flickr) </li></ul><ul><li>Book scanning & access projects </li></ul><ul><li>Personal library tools / Citation management tools </li></ul><ul><li>Collection registries / Institutional Repositories / Museum collections </li></ul><ul><li>Commercially-mediated content (Amazon / Hulu / Netflix / Spotify / Overdrive / iTunes) </li></ul><ul><li>Indexing services and knowledge bases (OCLC, Europeana, The Wikis, FreeBase) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Public Participation <ul><li>People will become involved in DPLA by... </li></ul><ul><li>Engaging in development of public versioned code, so that they can see what's being built. </li></ul><ul><li>Enhancing DPLA deliverables via focus groups and usability testing in collaboration with other workstreams. </li></ul><ul><li>Enabling use & reuse of metadata, objects, collections & code within the DPLA. </li></ul>

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