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  1. 1. Flight Library Elizabeth Lynch Final Project IST 676 Foundations of Digital Data Fall 2012 erlynch@syr.edu
  2. 2. Canyonlands National Park, Utah
  3. 3. GreenRiverColoradoRiver
  4. 4. Canyonlands National Park, Utah Island in the Sky District
  5. 5. Canyonlands National Park, UtahIsland in the Sky District Syncline Loop Trail
  6. 6. Canyonlands National Park, Utah Island in the Sky District
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  12. 12. Flight Library• Flight Library intends to be an online resource bringing together maps, images, and descriptions of prominent landmarks visible from common commercial flight routes.• Prior to flying users can access Flight Library to compile a personal “flight guide” to create real- time customized tours describing what will be visible below during their flights.
  13. 13. Private Air Tours
  14. 14. Private Air Tours
  15. 15. User Needs: Two Sites• Free public site • Browse and download• Paid access site • Pay-per-use • Subscription • Custom flight guide features
  16. 16. User Feedback In order to besuccessful FL mustbe receptive to user interests and demand.
  17. 17. Modelshttp://libguides.wwu.edu/content.php?pid=270802&sid=2241526 http://egsc.usgs.gov/isb/pubs/booklets/aerial/aerial.html
  18. 18. Modelshttp://nsidc.org/cgi-bin/glacier_photos/glacier_photo_search.pl
  19. 19. Prototype
  20. 20. Data Content Types • Maps • Aerial satellite photographs • Close-up landmark photographs • Landmark descriptions
  21. 21. Metadata Element Groups• Geospatial and temporal • Landmark Location • GPS point • Geographical region • State/ province • Landmark description • Flight route location • Landmark type (national• Landmark name park, geological, urban, natural, architectural, etc) • Flight route groupings
  22. 22. Collection OrganizationCollections will beorganized bygeographicalregion
  23. 23. Data • All data born digital • Created by Flight Library staff
  24. 24. Data: Acquisition• Flight route analysis• Test flights• Assess with user groups• Research landmarks for descriptions• Survey trips for photographs
  25. 25. Aerial and Satellite Images “Google Earth Pro gives you access to Googles comprehensive globe,including aerial imagery, street data, panoramic Street View images, historical imagery, and points of interest.” http://www.google.com/enterprise/earthmaps/earthpro.html
  26. 26. Technological Architecture CONTENTdmhttp://www.contentdm.org/
  27. 27. Sustainability: Data • Born digital data meets current technical specification standards • CONTENTdm provide off-site server and data backup
  28. 28. Sustainability: Financial• Paid access site• Airline affiliation and sponsorship • Advertising • Customer amenity • Flight Library inflight entertainment
  29. 29. TimelineWeek 1-3 - Analyze popular flight routes to identify landmarks - Compile test group (possibly through consumer testing service) - Consult web developer to design custom paid-access portal and flight guide creationWeek 4 - Meet with test group to evaluate landmark interest - Begin writing landmark descriptions - Edit landmark options based on test group feedbackWeek 5-9 - Conduct survey flights - While traveling visit landmarks to collect landmark detail photographs for those not visible in Google Earth Pro street view screenshots - Continue writing landmark descriptions
  30. 30. Timeline (continued)Week 10-12 - Add finished items to CONTENTdm collections - Compile flight guide for feedback test flight - Begin testing web developer’s custom portals and discuss editsWeek 13 - Check CONTENTdm for quality control - Conduct user test flight and collect feedbackWeek 14-15 - Incorporate user feedback into flight guide pdf layout and usability - Collect user feedback on online collection navigability and metadata optionsWeek 16 - Incorporate feedback - Final collection quality control surveys and tests - With help of web developer, publish live site
  31. 31. Budget Budget Item Description CostGoogle Earth Pro subscription / year $399Domain hosting / year $35Domain purchase $15Freelance Web Developer $700FL Project Manager / year $33,000FL Staff member 1 (4 months) $10,000FL Staff member 2 (4 months) $10,000FL Staff traveling $5,000Equipment (computers, camera, etc) $4,000Test Group payment (5 members) $1,000Test Group travel flight $1,000 TOTAL $65,149
  32. 32. Flight LibraryElizabeth Lyncherlynch@syr.edu

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