I am being challenged for a username and passphrase when I try to view the
live stream at
How do we get them?
Library Information Systems Specialist
Hamilton College Library
On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 9:34 AM, McDonald, Robert H. <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> Just a few announcements about Code4Lib 2011. We are so happy that so many
> could join us this week in Bloomington. We kicked off our pre-conferences
> today and are looking forward to an exciting week.
> I have a couple of announcements for this list about code4lib 2011.
> For all those not in attendance, we will be streaming the conference live –
> this will be done in 4 sessions (Day 1 morning, Day 1-afternoon, Day 2 all
> day, Day 3 till noon) to get access to the streams please go to:
> Also, one of our sponsors for this year's code4lib 2011 conference,
> Elsevier, is hosting a code challenge that will take place from now until
> March 1, 2011. It is open to all but I am trying to help them find those in
> the code4lib community who are interested in working with their brand new
> API for their SciVerse Suite. There are some cool prizes too. For more on
> this event — please see below.
> Thanks again for all of your suggestions that will make code4lib 2011 a
> conference to remember.
> Elsevier Code Challenge – Building OpenSocial Apps for Libraries
> Elsevier is sponsoring a code challenge to build OpenSocial apps for
> for the SciVerse suite: ScienceDirect, Scopus and Hub. The Elsevier
> Challenge is now open for all librarians and coders and closes on March 1,
> The prizes for this code challenge are as follows:
> 1. $1500 (Amazon gift card)
> 2. $1000 (Amazon gift card)
> 3. $500 (Amazon gift card)
> The next web is going to be based on apps that allow librarians and end
> users to customize their search needs. Elsevier’s new SciVerse platform has
> extended Apache Shindig, the OpenSocial container, for apps to appear
> alongside search results, full-text articles and meta-data, which can be
> accessed through the Sciverse APIs. Using open APIs and open data, apps can
> mashup SciVerse content with third party data and services.
> The Elsevier Challenge at Code4Lib challenges librarians to build better
> tools and services on the SciVerse suite: ScienceDirect, Scopus and Hub and
> customize the search tools for their library and users.
> To register for the challenge, email [log in to unmask]
> <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> For instructions: go to http://developer.sciverse.com/code4lib
> To get started: http://developer.sciverse.com/sdk
> For more information, email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:
> [log in to unmask]>
> Robert H. McDonald
> Associate Dean for Library Technologies and Digital Libraries
> Associate Director, Data to Insight Center-Pervasive Technology Institute
> Executive Director, Kuali OLE
> Indiana University
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> Bloomington, IN 47405
> Phone: 812-856-4834
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