Open Library Environment  Overview for Regional Workshops Lynne O’Brien Director,  Academic Technology & Instructional Ser...
Overview <ul><li>Project rational </li></ul><ul><li>Project assumptions and scope </li></ul><ul><li>Project timeline and m...
Project rationale <ul><li>Current ILS products are inadequate.  </li></ul><ul><li>Vendor consolidation constrains choices....
Project starting point <ul><li>Initial assessment of interest in libraries – early 2008. </li></ul><ul><li>Proposal develo...
Current OLE participants
Project Assumptions & Scope  <ul><li>The scope of the project has received much input and discussion. </li></ul><ul><li>Th...
Project Scope: Vision <ul><li>Flexible, adaptable, and community-developed software framework </li></ul><ul><ul><li>OLE Fr...
Project Scope: Principles  <ul><li>Supports a wide range of resources </li></ul><ul><li>Built, owned, governed by the libr...
Project Scope: Design Document  <ul><li>Design document will address: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Business Processes </li></ul><...
Growing Participation <ul><li>Additional libraries have expressed interest since project was announced </li></ul><ul><li>R...
Timeline and Milestones - done <ul><li>Initial group meeting and introductory SOA Sept. 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Business Pr...
Timeline and Milestones – to do <ul><li>BPM design workshops 11/08 – 1/09 </li></ul><ul><li>Consolidate BPM input at meeti...
Opportunities for participation <ul><li>Seeking participants for planning and build </li></ul><ul><li>Regional design work...
A new way of working <ul><li>New groupings that cross organizations, countries </li></ul><ul><li>Online, virtual teams </l...
Wrap up <ul><li>Upcoming event and webcasts: </li></ul><ul><li>http://oleproject.org/events/ </li></ul><ul><li>Project web...
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  • Open Library Environment Project Overview

    1. 1. Open Library Environment Overview for Regional Workshops Lynne O’Brien Director, Academic Technology & Instructional Services, Perkins Library, Duke University
    2. 2. Overview <ul><li>Project rational </li></ul><ul><li>Project assumptions and scope </li></ul><ul><li>Project timeline and milestones </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunities to participate </li></ul><ul><li>Q&A </li></ul>
    3. 3. Project rationale <ul><li>Current ILS products are inadequate. </li></ul><ul><li>Vendor consolidation constrains choices. </li></ul><ul><li>There is a growing need for library systems to interact with other enterprise systems. </li></ul><ul><li>Libraries need to control their own destinies. </li></ul><ul><li>Detailed rationale in the proposal document: oleproject.org > Overview > Full Project Description http:// oleproject.org /overview/full-project-description/ </li></ul>
    4. 4. Project starting point <ul><li>Initial assessment of interest in libraries – early 2008. </li></ul><ul><li>Proposal development by a diverse group of libraries – April 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation provided funding for the design project. – June 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Project underway August - 2008 </li></ul>
    5. 5. Current OLE participants
    6. 6. Project Assumptions & Scope <ul><li>The scope of the project has received much input and discussion. </li></ul><ul><li>The current version is maintained at: oleproject.org> Overview > Project Scope http:// oleproject.org /overview/project-scope/ </li></ul>
    7. 7. Project Scope: Vision <ul><li>Flexible, adaptable, and community-developed software framework </li></ul><ul><ul><li>OLE Framework supports core business </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Transforms processes to power new services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Strives to reach enterprise level interoperability </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Project Scope: Principles <ul><li>Supports a wide range of resources </li></ul><ul><li>Built, owned, governed by the library community </li></ul><ul><li>Developed using SOA, implemented with Web Services </li></ul><ul><li>Adapt and integrate with other enterprise systems </li></ul><ul><li>Interoperable </li></ul>
    9. 9. Project Scope: Design Document <ul><li>Design document will address: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Business Processes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Architecture and Data Models </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integration and Interoperability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data Governance and Security </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Discovery and User Experience </li></ul></ul>
    10. 10. Growing Participation <ul><li>Additional libraries have expressed interest since project was announced </li></ul><ul><li>Requests for visitors, interns and collaboration on other grants reflects growing interest </li></ul><ul><li>Original and current participants: oleproject.org > Project Participants http:// oleproject.org /participants/ </li></ul>
    11. 11. Timeline and Milestones - done <ul><li>Initial group meeting and introductory SOA Sept. 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Business Process Modeling training Nov. 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Planning for regional design workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Formation of working groups </li></ul><ul><li>Presentations at conferences </li></ul><ul><li>Outreach to library directors, IT groups </li></ul><ul><li>Conversations with other projects </li></ul>
    12. 12. Timeline and Milestones – to do <ul><li>BPM design workshops 11/08 – 1/09 </li></ul><ul><li>Consolidate BPM input at meeting 1/20/09 </li></ul><ul><li>Translate models to SOA Spring 09 </li></ul><ul><li>Develop build proposal Spring 09 </li></ul><ul><li>Complete the design document 7/09 </li></ul><ul><li>Ongoing community input and feedback </li></ul><ul><li>http:// oleproject.org /overview/project-timeline/ </li></ul>
    13. 13. Opportunities for participation <ul><li>Seeking participants for planning and build </li></ul><ul><li>Regional design workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Working groups </li></ul><ul><li>Professional events </li></ul><ul><li>Ongoing communication - website & listserv </li></ul>
    14. 14. A new way of working <ul><li>New groupings that cross organizations, countries </li></ul><ul><li>Online, virtual teams </li></ul><ul><li>Complex information management </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple technologies </li></ul><ul><li>A chance to experience the research and working strategies that our faculty and students experience </li></ul>
    15. 15. Wrap up <ul><li>Upcoming event and webcasts: </li></ul><ul><li>http://oleproject.org/events/ </li></ul><ul><li>Project website has up to date information: </li></ul><ul><li>http:// oleproject.org </li></ul><ul><li>Questions? Comments? </li></ul><ul><li>Contact: </li></ul><ul><li>Lynne O’Brien, [email_address] </li></ul>

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