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Making Future-proof Library Content for the Web: Metadata-driven Workflows and Doing Things the “Right” Way

  1. 1. Making future-proof library content for the Web Metadata-driven workflows & doing things the “right” way Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  2. 2. About us Tuesday, June 4, 2013 NTNU UB Gunnerus special collections Data, since 2009 Extremists?->ODC PDDL, CC-BY-SA, moving towards RDF as a sole format Disagree with the trend towards discovery Reject ideas of working around legacy crap Personal journey -> from scripter to coder, architect…planner
  3. 3. The big idea Like, dude,we totally need a new webpage “ ” Tuesday, June 4, 2013 depression, they mean a webpage The average library manager is aware of their IT shortcomings We need a new way of getting data and assets to users Process of asset production, ingestion, documentation, preservation, storage and provision
  4. 4. data provision resource linking search Capabilitystack addressing Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  5. 5. From webapp to Web You try finding smartass a suitable image Tuesday, June 4, 2013 Web scale? No, the only webscale thing is the Web Web means via HTTP and standard Web tech…not weird library shit Being a part of the Web is more important than anything else Do what serious Web companies do Consume data to provide data
  6. 6. HTTP RDF JSON-LD RDF/XML Indexer HTML5 Technologystack Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  7. 7. HTTP RDF JSON-LD RDF/XML Indexer HTML5 Apache + Tomcat + JAX-RS + Jena Technologystack Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  8. 8. HTTP RDF JSON-LD RDF/XML Indexer HTML5 Apache + Tomcat + JAX-RS + Jena Elastic search Technologystack Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  9. 9. HTTP RDF JSON-LD RDF/XML Indexer HTML5 Apache + Tomcat + JAX-RS + Jena Elastic searchGoogle, Yandex…you Technologystack Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  10. 10. Challenges and issues Here Tuesday, June 4, 2013 Status quo: IT policy We need to revise everything (IT plan from early 2000s) Where we are vs. where we need to be Partners Architectural choices
  11. 11. From metadata to data-driven “Hi there!” Tuesday, June 4, 2013 What we’re doing right now Adopting linked data changed the way we looked at metadata Much more at the centre of the process Workflows are more important than publishing data Data is very important Scripting removes 2/3 of the workload, data drives the scripts Killing holy cows…quality of data and image quality… We can do a lot…
  12. 12. scanning unique identifier (meta-)data cataloguing preservation transformation Web storage/delivery Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  13. 13. scanning unique identifier (meta-)data cataloguing preservation transformation Web storage/delivery ingestion Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  14. 14. scanning unique identifier (meta-)data cataloguing preservation transformation Web storage/delivery ingestion Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  15. 15. Documents, data, search & discovery right here, something, really stinks “ ” Tuesday, June 4, 2013 The problem with discovery: it’s not Web, it’s just on the web…sort of Search: One page of many millions of pages Come to us via your preferred route Add links to enrich Provide content
  16. 16. The right tools for the job “We’re going to need a bigger hammer…” Tuesday, June 4, 2013 Documentation at every stage, code, processing, etc. Technology choices Nothing wrong with being custom… Scripting IS on UNIX… You’re saddled with legacy crap —WinXP? There is a solution
  17. 17. It grows Yeah… it’s this way… “ ” Tuesday, June 4, 2013 See from own experience, eg face detection for img cataloguing Provide solutions for real problems, people come back Acceptance? In current climate? …on offer from commercial providers is the same old stuff
  18. 18. Extending to the institutional level Well, this is nice “ ” Tuesday, June 4, 2013 No reason to not extend this thinking to every level PDF/A… Partners with content or DIY Slow and uphill struggle Better than the alternative
  19. 19. Takeaways Om nom nom Tuesday, June 4, 2013 Talk Work towards the goal of being of the Web Provide data in the formats for the Web Consume and use the same data ELAG2013 -> I see common movement, concensus Sven Schlarb, Joachim Neubert, Niklas
  20. 20. rurik.greenall@ub.ntnu.no @brinxmat folk.ntnu.no/greenall Thanks, folks! Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  21. 21. “Uret innpakket i plast” ©2013 Nils Eikeland/NTNU, CC-BY-SA http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ Hoodie Dude (http://www.flickr.com/photos/elvissa/6653254409/) / http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) The wall (http://www.flickr.com/photos/86778817@N00/100046174/in/photostream/) / http:// creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/ (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) OK, let me drive... (http://www.flickr.com/photos/fhmira/5307432721/) / http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by- sa/2.0/ (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) Tasmania-4200 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/julieedgley/3258094114/lightbox/) / http://creativecommons.org/ licenses/by-sa/2.0/ (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) “Metadata 00000001” ©2013 Rurik Greenall/NTNU, CC-BY-SA http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ In Search Of... (http://www.flickr.com/photos/satterwhiteb/5518767608/) / http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/ 2.0/ (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) LART: Essential for every BOFH (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bike/198959253/) / CC BY-SA 2.0 (http:// creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) Pork dumplings (http://www.flickr.com/photos/secretlondon/3349332093/) / CC BY-SA 2.0 (http:// creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) following the crowd (http://www.flickr.com/photos/colhou/663746322/lightbox/) / CC BY 2.0 (http:// creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) “Spesialsamlingsgjengen” ©2013 Nils Eikeland/NTNU, CC-BY-SA http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ Tuesday, June 4, 2013

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