Mark, How are you creating the EAD docs in Fedora? At present, we're using archivist's toolkit to dump out ead xml files and then I index them in solr, with blacklight displaying the entire document as well. It's messy and it would be nice to make a more efficient connection between the three (BL, Fedora and Solr). I'd love to show everyone what I have, but they keep us on a private network here. ...adam -----Original Message----- From: Code for Libraries on behalf of Mark A. Matienzo Sent: Fri 8/6/2010 1:53 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] EAD in Blacklight (was: Re: [CODE4LIB] Batch loading in fedora) +1. Potential options could include using an XML database like eXist, or using our approach at Yale (where EAD finding aids are stored as datastreams in Fedora objects). I've been eager to look at rethinking our approach, especially given the availability of the Hydra codebase. Mark A. Matienzo Digital Archivist, Manuscripts and Archives Yale University Library Join us on Friday, September 3, at the http://rockhall.com/event/rock-hall-ball/ 15th Anniversary Celebration at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. http://rockhall.com/event/rock-hall-ball/! Rock & Roll: (noun) African American slang dating back to the early 20th Century. In the early 1950s, the term came to be used to describe a new form of music, steeped in the blues, rhythm & blues, country and gospel. Today, it refers to a wide variety of popular music -- frequently music with an edge and attitude, music with a good beat and --- often --- loud guitars.© 2005 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. This communication is a confidential and proprietary business communication. It is intended solely for the use of the designated recipient(s). If this communication is received in error, please contact the sender and delete this communication.