All entries for Monday 28 July 2008

July 28, 2008

Almost there

Writing about web page http://wrap.warwick.ac.uk

We're almost ready to publicise our live repository. We've got 50 items in there, and there are plenty of other items lined up to go in. But we keep coming across small hurdles with getting the software working properly. The latest issue is that the Browse lists don't seem to be working properly. But Search is, and you can see all 50 items by ticking every Item Type on the search form. And the RSS feeds seem to be working too, so I saved my all Item Types search and I've subscribed to it on Bloglines. So I can keep an eye on what's been added to the repository from there, as well as from the Latest Additions page.

Christina is our Metadata specialist and she's been creating some top quality metadata records. We're going to see if there is any more we can do to process the items before she gets the details, to speed up the metadata creation.

And I've been looking to register WRAP with all the various registries and directories, etc. The RSP guide on increasing usage (http://www.rsp.ac.uk/usage/registries) is proving very helpful.

So, I hope we get that Browse function working soon. 'Cos this blog mention is one way of publicising the repository... :-)


July 2008

Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
Jun |  Today  | Aug
   1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31         

Visit the WRAP repository

Twitter Feed

Search this blog

Tags

Galleries

Most recent comments

  • @Jackie, thanks! I'm very proud of the team and everything we have achived in the past year. Looking… by Yvonne Budden on this entry
  • That's an impressive amount of full text Yvonne. Congratulations to everyone at Warwick. by Jackie Wickham on this entry
  • In my opinion the DEA is a danger to digital liberties and should be thrown out, period Andy @ Lotto… by Andy on this entry
  • Has anyone tried an assessment using the suggested PIs– including the author of the paper? It seems … by Hannah Payne on this entry
  • Hi Yvonne I came across this article myself recently. And I was wondering how much of an issue this … by Jackie Wickham on this entry

Blog archive

Loading…
Not signed in
Sign in

Powered by BlogBuilder
© MMXIX