Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Open Content / Open Collections

760 views

Published on

Presentation by Claire Knowles, Library and University Collections, at University of Edinburgh Open Knowledge Network event, 31st January 2017

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Open Content / Open Collections

  1. 1. OPEN CONTENT/ OPEN COLLECTIONS Claire Knowles University of Edinburgh, Library and University Collections
  2. 2. University Collections http://collections.ed.ac.uk/
  3. 3. Digital Imaging Unit http://libraryblogs.is.ed.ac.uk/diu/
  4. 4. Open Content ■ Over 27,000 images ■ Approximately 11,000 with CC-BY license ■ Open by default ■ High-Res downloads up to 12288px ■ However: – Resourcing – Legislation – Data Protection – Copyright – Permissions
  5. 5. Item Context http://collections.ed.ac.uk/iconics/record/51402
  6. 6. International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) http://iiif.io IIIF (International Image Interoperability Framework) has the following goals: ■ To give scholars an unprecedented level of uniform and rich access to image- based resources hosted around the world. ■ To define a set of common application programming interfaces that support interoperability between image repositories. ■ To develop, cultivate and document shared technologies, such as image servers and web clients, that provide a world-class user experience in viewing, comparing, manipulating and annotating images. From http://iiif.io/about/
  7. 7. Item/Image Comparisons http://dms-data.stanford.edu/data/m2/index_chaucer.html#c99cc7ca-f547-4f1a-9881-a9f7b2ccb899 link from http://web.stanford.edu/group/dmstech/cgi-bin/wordpress/tag/mirador/
  8. 8. Side by side zooming http://dms-data.stanford.edu/data/m2/index_chaucer.html#c99cc7ca-f547-4f1a-9881-a9f7b2ccb899 link from http://web.stanford.edu/group/dmstech/cgi-bin/wordpress/tag/mirador
  9. 9. Collection Reconstructions http://projectmirador.org/demo/#3ea6f1cb-2061-424a-bb3c-edd72eb5f8eb from http://www.slideshare.net/simeonwarner/2015-01-cornellvrwgiiif
  10. 10. Image manipulation in the URI From http://iiif.io/api/image/2.1/#order-of-implementation
  11. 11. Open Annotation
  12. 12. PhDTheses ■ Since 2005 ■ Over 18,000 items ■ Pre-Pure publication https://www.era.lib.ed.ac.uk https://www.era.lib.ed.ac.uk
  13. 13. Mass Digitisation ■ 15,000+ PhDTheses ■ 3Year Project ■ 1 year in to the project ■ Dedicated project team ■ OCR'ed PDFs ■ Open Access but licensing stillWIP http://libraryblogs.is.ed.ac.uk/ phddigitisation/
  14. 14. Open Access Publishing ■ Open Source ■ 16 Journals ■ CC-BY ■ Academic and Student Led http://journals.ed.ac.uk/
  15. 15. Claire Knowles Library Digital Development Manager claire.knowles@ed.ac.uk @cgknowles

×