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NewGenLib 3.0 Presentation

  1. 1. NewGenLib 3.0 Verus Solutions, Hyderabad.
  2. 2. Salient features
  3. 3. Salient features <ul><li>Functional modules are completely web based. Uses Java Web Start ™ Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Compatibility - Complies with international standards </li></ul><ul><li>Affordable - Uses open source components </li></ul><ul><li>Scalable, manageable and efficient </li></ul>
  4. 4. Salient features <ul><li>OS independent - Windows and Linux flavors available </li></ul><ul><li>Internationalized application (I18N) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unicode 3.0 complaint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Arabic version available </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Easy extensibility to support other languages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Data entry, storage, retrieval in any (Unicode 3.0) language </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Salient features <ul><li>RFID integration </li></ul><ul><li>Networking – Hierarchical and Distributed networks </li></ul><ul><li>Automated email/instant messaging integrated into different functions of the software </li></ul><ul><li>Customizable OPAC interface </li></ul><ul><li>Form letters are configurable and use XML-based OpenOffice templates </li></ul>
  6. 6. Salient features <ul><li>Extensive use of set up parameters enabling easy configuration of the software to suit specific needs, e.g., in defining patron privileges </li></ul><ul><li>Supports multi-user and multiple security levels </li></ul><ul><li>Allows digital attachments to metadata </li></ul>
  7. 7. International Standards
  8. 8. Standards supported <ul><li>MARC21 – Bibliographic data </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bibliographic record data structures designed for MARC21 formats </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Import and Export in ISO 2709 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Import and Export in MARCXML </li></ul></ul><ul><li>MARC21 – Authority files </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Authority files data structures designed for MARC21 formats </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Import available in ISO 2709 </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Standards supported <ul><li>MARC21 – Holdings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Holdings data structures designed for MARC21 Holdings. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Z39.76 – Holdings statement display </li></ul><ul><li>MODS 3.0 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bibliographic records can be exported in MODS 3.0 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>AGRIS AP </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bibliographic records can be exported in AGRIS AP </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Standards supported <ul><li>ISBD </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Record display and punctuations as per ISBD </li></ul></ul><ul><li>OAI – PMH </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows harvesting (manual) from external repositories </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Create Open archive collections, and items, search the repositories and also act as data provider </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Metadata formats: MARC XML, DUBLIN CORE, MODS 3.0 and AGRIS AP </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Standards supported <ul><li>SRU/W </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Federated search engines can search bibliographic databases using this protocol </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Query language: CQL (Common Query Language), bench marking Level 1 compliance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Profiles used: BATH, and DUBLIN CORE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Metadata standards: MARC XML and MODS 3.0 </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Architecture and Technology
  13. 14. Technologies used <ul><li>Presentation layer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SWING based GUI client - Java Runtime Environment 1.6 (Free ware). Java Web Start based Applet </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>JDOM for XML messaging (open source) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Java Help 2.0 for help (free ware) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jasper Reports (open source) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hibernate (open source) </li></ul></ul>
  14. 15. Technologies used <ul><li>Presentation layer (Contd) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Java Mail (Free Ware) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jakarta POI (open source) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Open Office 2.0 – form letters (open source) </li></ul></ul>
  15. 16. Technologies used <ul><li>Application server layer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Servlets and JSPs - Tomcat web server (open source) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Struts frame work </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spring framework </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tomcat 6.0 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>JDOM (open source) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>XCQL – CQL parser(open source) </li></ul></ul>
  16. 17. Technologies used <ul><li>Database </li></ul><ul><ul><li>EJB - Entity beans (Container Managed Persistence) and SQL used: Porting from one database to another is much easier </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Postgresql 8.3 (open source) database server is the default database </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Search engine for rapid bibliographic and authority database searches </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lucene and Solr </li></ul></ul>
  17. 18. Digital Libraries
  18. 19. NewGenLib and Digital Libraries Library Open Archive Repositories (Data Provider) OA Repo – 1 OA Repo – 2 OA Repo – 3
  19. 20. Networking
  20. 21. Hierarchical network Shared functions, resources, and services via A single server/software infrastructure Host library User 1 User 2 User n Associate library n User 1 User 2 User n Associate library 1 User 1 User 2 User n
  21. 22. Distributed network Shared functions, resources and services via a single server/software infrastructure Host library User 1 User 2 User n Associate library n User 1 User 2 User n Associate library 1 User 1 User 2 User n
  22. 23. NewGenLib Application Server Central Library Department Libraries Union catalog Database Server Department Libraries Local LAN OPAC Users OPAC Users OPAC Users Internet Federated Search Mechanism – 1
  23. 24. Internet NewGenLib Application Server Central Library Department Libraries Union catalog Database Server Local LAN OPAC Users OPAC Users Local LAN NewGenLib Application Server Local Database Server Federated Search Mechanism – 2
  24. 25. Federated Search Mechanism – 3 Future Road map Database 1 Database 2 Database n
  25. 26. Functional Modules
  26. 27. Functional modules Application Server Acquisitions Technical Processing Serials Management Circulation Administration OPAC Database Server NewGenLib Desktop (Reports) End Of Day Process (Scheduler)
  27. 28. Document Delivery System (Direct Consortia Borrowing)
  28. 29. Document Delivery System User Union Catalogue Local Library Remote Library Internet NCIP External Interface for web services link to Courier service Future Road map
  29. 30. Customer Support
  30. 31. Customer Support <ul><li>On-site training programs </li></ul><ul><li>On-site tech personnel support for large installations </li></ul><ul><li>Telephone support </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Conventional telephone </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>VOIP </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Frequently asked questions database </li></ul><ul><li>On line Bug Tracking System </li></ul>
  31. 32. Customer Support <ul><li>Email based support </li></ul><ul><li>Free maintenance for one year </li></ul><ul><li>Annual Maintenance @ 15% from second year </li></ul>
  32. 33. Client list (Segment wise) <ul><li>Over 200 installations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Universities and Deemed universities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>International research organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public libraries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Academic libraries (other than universities) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Political parties </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Corporates </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Others </li></ul></ul><ul><li>More than 2,500 libraries across 30 countries are using NewGenLib Open Source </li></ul>
  33. 34. Thank you