METS Navigator from the Indiana University Digital Library Program

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Riley, Jenn. "METS Navigator from the Indiana University Digital Library Program." METS Implementer's Meeting, June 15, 2006, Chapel Hill, NC.

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METS Navigator from the Indiana University Digital Library Program

  1. 1. METS Navigator Jenn Riley METS Implementors’ Meeting June 15, 2006
  2. 2. Functions of METS Navigator Display and navigation of multi-page objects  Renders HTML  Assumes discovery happens elsewhere 
  3. 3. Technologies used Java Struts  Castor Java & XML data binding libraries  Ant  Runs under a Web application server such as Apache Tomcat. 
  4. 4. Use of METS  <fileSec>  organized by size/function  GROUPIDs link images to other sizes  <structMap TYPE="physical">  for  sequential paging through a document <structMap TYPE="logical">  drives table of contents navigation  <div TYPE=""> controls whether or not a node displays
  5. 5. Next release Multi-volume works  Better support for descriptive metadata  More flexible layouts   METS profile soon to be released for comment
  6. 6. For more information http://metsnavigator.sourceforge.net  jenlrile@indiana.edu  Presentation at DLF, Spring 2005:  http://www.dlib.indiana.edu/~jenlrile/presentations/dlfSpring2005/metsNav.ppt
  7. 7. For more information http://metsnavigator.sourceforge.net  jenlrile@indiana.edu  Presentation at DLF, Spring 2005:  http://www.dlib.indiana.edu/~jenlrile/presentations/dlfSpring2005/metsNav.ppt

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