Output – HILTIV: demonstrators

Title: HILT phase IV demonstrators

Pages: webpage
Date Released: June 2008
URI for Output: http://hilt.cdlr.strath.ac.uk/hilt4/demonstrators.html

Summary of contents:
HILTIV has produced a number of service demostrators examining “cross-searching multi-subject scheme information environments”. The demonstration aspect of their work is that the mapppings being used are of selected sections of vocabularl schema.

They have a:

They have also embedded the demostrator service within BUBL (an catalogue of resources relating to Library and Information Sciences) http://bubl.ac.uk/hilt4.htm
They have also created some form of client for OCLC http://linuxserv.cdlr.strath.ac.uk/~anuj/cgi-bin/hilt4/oclc_client.cgi


Project – JISC IE Metadata Schema Registry (IEMSR)

Project Name: JISC IE Metadata Schema Registry (IEMSR)

Short Project Name:IEMSR

Programme Name:

Strand: Shared Infrastructure Srevices

JISC Project URI:

Project URI: http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/projects/iemsr/

Start Date:

Phase 1: January 2004 – June 2005

Phase 2: July 2005 – September 2006

Phase 3: October 2006 – August 2009

End Date: August 2009


Contact Name and Role: Emma Tonkin

Brief project description:  ‘IEMSR stands for ‘Information Environment Metadata Schema Registry’. The IEMSR is a prototype service that is designed to collect and serve information about metadata sets such as: metadata schemas, application profiles, metadata elements and encodings.’

Name of Trawler: Mahendra Mahey

Outputs: (just link to individual output postings) as a bulleted list:

Project – Open URL Resolver Scoping Study

Project Name:Open URL Resolver

Short Project Name: Open URL

Programme Name:Repositories and Preservation

Strand: Shared Infrastructure Services

JISC Project URI: http://www.jisc.ac.uk/whatwedo/programmes/reppres/sharedservices/openurlresolver.aspx

Project URI: Same as above  – there is no specific project page

Start Date: 1Feb 2008

End Date:31 July 2008


Contact Name and Role: Leah Halliday, Andrew Bevan, Tim Stickland and Christine Rees

Brief project description:

Brief project description: ‘The overall aim of the project is to investigate how comprehensive deployment of OpenURL resolvers can assist the productivity of staff and students in all UK higher and further education in using journal content and the like within the JISC IE.
The objectives for the project are:

Part 1: Scoping review

Part 2: Definition of architecture(s) and business model(s)

Name of Trawler: Mahendra Mahey

Outputs: (just link to individual output postings) as a bulleted list

Final Report




Part 2: Definition of architecture(s) and business model(s)

Project – SHERPA Romeo

Project Name:

Short Project Name: SHERPA Romeo

Programme Name: Digital Repositories Programme (2005-2007)


JISC Project URI: http://www.jisc.ac.uk/whatwedo/programmes/digitalrepositories2005/sherparomeo.aspx

Project URI: http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/

Start Date:March 2006

End Date:June 2007


Contact Name and Role:Bill Hubbard

Brief project description:

The Sherpa RoMEO site offers information about publishers’ policies with respect to self-archiving pre-print and post-print research papers.  The current funding stream supports the following activities:

· scoping and setting up a strand of work, within the proposed interim repository, to maintain and develop the Sherpa/RoMEO database;
· maintaining the Sherpa/RoMEO database journal-level information;
· developing the Sherpa/RoMEO database to indicate which journals have policies that allow authors to deposit their papers in accordance with the Wellcome Trust Grant conditions.’

Name of Trawler: Mahendra Mahey

Outputs: (just link to individual output postings) as a bulleted list