Presentations

How IIIF standards improve search and discovery for Cultural Heritage collections

How IIIF standards improve search and discovery for Cultural Heritage collections

By Jeff Mixter

DLF Forum
Tampa, Florida, USA

IIIF is an emerging standard for sharing digital structural metadata. OCLC is an active member of the IIIF community and has been working to integrate the standard in is services/products. This talk discusses the experimental IIIF work being done by OCLC Research to help test evolving IIIF standards and help integrate them into production services.

File: pptx, 49MB   Topics: IIIF, Linked Data

Introducing the CONTENTdm Linked Data Pilot Project

Introducing the CONTENTdm Linked Data Pilot Project

By Jeff Mixter, Bruce Washburn

CONTENTdm User Group Meeting
Indianapolis, IN, USA

The CONTENTdm Linked Data pilot explores how to convert CONTENTdm data into linked data, how to curate the data in the Wikibase infrastructure, and how to use the data to improve end-user experiences in CONTENTdm. This presentation covers the background research that led to the development of the pilot, the plans for the 3 phases of the pilot, and some early feedback from one of the pilot participants.

 

File: pptx, 22MB   Topics: Linked Data, IIIF

IIIF Change Discovery in Action: Findings from an OCLC Research Experiment

IIIF Change Discovery in Action: Findings from an OCLC Research Experiment

By Jeff Mixter

IIIF Annual Conference
Göttingen, Germany

OCLC Research is participating in the IIIF Discovery Working Group's on-going effort to develop a "Change Discovery API". The Change Discovery API will provide the information needed to discover and subsequently make use of IIIF resources.

File: ppt, 68MB   Topics: IIIF, Linked Data

Promoting the Discovery of Open Collections (video)

OCLC Research Mini-symposium Part 2 - Promoting the Discovery of Open Collections (video)

By Shane Huddlestone, Antoine Isaac, Paul Gooding

As the volume of digitized heritage collections continues to grow, memory institutions are challenged to making this open content discoverable and usable across repositories. At this mini-symposium in Leiden, guests learn about research & development work done in the area of digital image interoperability (IIIF), corpus-building and deep interactions with open collections by OCLC, and latest developments at Europeana and the Global Digitised Dataset Network

File: video, 80 minutes   Topics: Open Access, IIIF

Digging into the Research: An Overview of Models and Networks

Adoption and Use of IIIF for Digital Resource Sharing in CONTENTdm

By Shane Huddleston, Jeff Mixter

Best Practices Exchange 2019 Conference
Columbus, OH (USA)

Huddleston and Mixter provide an overview of IIIF Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), and how OCLC is using them across services, as well as our work in supporting standards with other organizations.

File: pptx, 16.8MB   Topics: IIIF

Works in Progress Webinar: Prototype to Production: OCLC Work with the International Image Interoperability Framework (video)

Works in Progress Webinar: Prototype to Production: OCLC Work with the International Image Interoperability Framework (video)

By Jeff Mixter, Shane Huddleston

In this webinar, members of the OCLC Research and Product teams discuss the history and strategy behind bringing IIIF support to CONTENTdm, the relationship between OCLC Research and the Product team in building a production service, and the upcoming work to implement the IIIF Discovery API specification at scale and to advance the standard.

File: video, 48 minutes   Topics: IIIF, Research Library Partnership

From Prototype to Production: Turning Good Ideas into Useful Library Services

From Prototype to Production: Turning Good Ideas into Useful Library Services

By Andrew K. Pace and Holly Tomren

CNI Fall 2018 Membership Meeting
Washington, DC (USA)

This session explores two projects at different points of the prototype-to-production workflow: IIIF (integration of the International Image Interoperability Framework) into a digital discovery environment; and a Linked Data Wikibase prototype (reconciliation tool and editor built to match library metadata workflows) transitioning to production. Temple University presents from the experimenter and practitioner point of view.

File: pptx, 19.4MB   Topics: IIIF, Linked Data, Metadata Workflows

CONTENTdm IIIF Discovery API

CONTENTdm IIIF Discovery API

By Jeff Mixter

IIIF Technical Meeting
Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

Jeff Mixter details how OCLC Research built a Change Discovery API for all 14.4 million CONTENTdm items using the current IIIF Change Discovery API v0.2 spec, as well as current and future plans for the service.

File: pptx, 4.9MB   Topics: IIIF

Lightening Talk - IIIF R&D at OCLC Research

Lightening Talk - IIIF R&D at OCLC Research

By Jeff Mixter

IIIF Technical Meeting
Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

This presentation provides an overview of OCLC Research's current work in IIIF, including IIIF Discovery API implementation and IIIF Manifest harvesting.

File: pptx, 27.2MB   Topics: IIIF, Linked Data

Why IIIF

Why IIIF

By Jeff Mixter

CONTENTdm Users Group Meeting
Columbus, OH (USA)

In this presentation, a cross-divisional team at OCLC describes their current work in IIIF and its usefulness with CONTENTdm.

File: pptx, 42.1MB   Topics: IIIF