Our Work “Improved Discoverability of Digital Objects in Institutional Repositories Using Controlled Vocabularies” Accepted to JCDL 2021

Our submission to JCDL 2021, titled “Improved Discoverability of Digital Objects in Institutional Repositories Using Controlled Vocabularies” has been accepted and will be presented during the upcoming JCDL 2021 conference. The long paper category had a 29% acceptance rate and we are thrilled that our submission was part of the 22 long papers accepted. We are especially happy with the metareview as it speaks to how our colleagues view our work […] Continue reading “Our Work “Improved Discoverability of Digital Objects in Institutional Repositories Using Controlled Vocabularies” Accepted to JCDL 2021″

Our Work “Effective Ingestion of Digital Objects in Institutional Repositories Using Subject Repositories” Accepted to IST-Africa 2021

Our submission to IST-Africa 2021, titled “Effective Ingestion of Digital Objects in Institutional Repositories Using Subject Repositories” has been accepted and will be presented during the upcoming IST-Africa 2021 conference. Continue reading “Our Work “Effective Ingestion of Digital Objects in Institutional Repositories Using Subject Repositories” Accepted to IST-Africa 2021″

Our Work “Automatic Classification of Digital Objects for Improved Metadata Quality of Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Institutional Repositories” Published in IJMSO Volume 14, Issue 13

Our article, submitted to the International Journal of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies has been published in the journal’s “Volume 14, Issue No. 3“. Continue reading “Our Work “Automatic Classification of Digital Objects for Improved Metadata Quality of Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Institutional Repositories” Published in IJMSO Volume 14, Issue 13″

[Screencast] DSpace Faceted Searching – Discovery Module Configuration

DSpace’s discovery module [1] enhances the overall platform search capabilities, and was first integrated with the XMLUI in version 1.7.0 [2]. The discovery module, once activated, enables faceted searching and browsing. Faceted search/navigation/browsing is widely used in a number of sites. Some notable use of faceted searching include Google’s search engine [3] and LinkedIn’s faceted people search feature [4, 5]. Continue reading “[Screencast] DSpace Faceted Searching – Discovery Module Configuration”