Ockham Digital Library Service Registry 1.0 Released
July 12, 2006
The Ockham Digital Library Service Registry (DLSR) has reached its 1.0
milestone, and is now available for public use and download. The DLSR is a
distributed registry of digital library services. Institutions can advertise
their internet-available digital library services, such as Z39.50, OAI-PMH,
OpenURL, etc., and discover other advertised services. The Ockham DLSR
provides a user-friendly web interface, as well as machine accessible
interfaces (SRU, OAI-PMH).
For more information, please see the Ockham website http://ockham.org
About the Ockham DLSR
The Ockham DLSR is funded by a grant from the NSF¹s National Science Digital
Library Program (DUE 0429202). Additional support has been provided by the
Digital Library Federation and Oregon State University Libraries.
About the Ockham Initiative
The Ockham Initiative is an effort to promote a services-oriented approach
for digital library systems and services. Four universities Emory, Notre
Dame, Oregon State, and Virginia Tech received a grant from the National
Science Foundation to pursue this effort. The Digital Library Federation has
also provided support for the Initiative.
The Gray Chair for Innovative Library Services
121 The Valley Library, Oregon State University
Corvallis OR 97331-4501
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