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

Governance:IEEE

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:


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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  Рthere is no specific project page

Start Date: 1Feb 2008

End Date:31 July 2008

Governance:JIEE

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

http://www.jisc.ac.uk/media/documents/programmes/sharedservices/080703lo-costopenurlresolverscopingfinal.pdf

Addendum

http://www.jisc.ac.uk/media/documents/programmes/sharedservices/090302addendumrevisedtoreflectfinalinterviews.pdf

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


Output – UHRA – University of Hertfordshire Research Archive

Title: The University of Hertfordshire Research Archive

Date Released: Approx September 2007

URI for Output: https://uhra.herts.ac.uk/dspace/

Summary of contents:

The main output from this project is the establishment of the University of Hertfordshire Research Archive. It is described as “.. a showcase of the research produced by the University of Hertfordshire staff (copyright permitting) which is freely available over the web” and ” .. provides a simple interface to enable researchers to self-archive the full text of their published work with just a few quick and easy steps.”

Additional information:

Comments:

The archive/repository appears to be fully functional and contains 2556 items as at 30th January 2007.