EVENT-BASED MAINTENANCE OF DIGITAL LIBRARY COLLECTIONS

Wendy Osborn

Abstract

We consider the problem of updating a digital library collection automatically when certain events occur. Existing digital library systems require the user to either re-build manually or to schedule re-building at specified times. Ideally, a collection should be re-built whenever some collection-changing event occurs. We propose the Event Monitor for Greenstone, a tool that continually tests for collection-altering events and re-builds the collection when these events occur. The Event Monitor interacts with the existing scheduling mechanism on the host system, thereby making it a simple yet powerful tool for event-based maintenance.

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in Harvard Style

Osborn W. (2011). EVENT-BASED MAINTENANCE OF DIGITAL LIBRARY COLLECTIONS . In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: ICEIS, ISBN 978-989-8425-53-9, pages 123-128. DOI: 10.5220/0003396301230128


in Bibtex Style

@conference{iceis11,
author={Wendy Osborn},
title={EVENT-BASED MAINTENANCE OF DIGITAL LIBRARY COLLECTIONS},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: ICEIS,},
year={2011},
pages={123-128},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003396301230128},
isbn={978-989-8425-53-9},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: ICEIS,
TI - EVENT-BASED MAINTENANCE OF DIGITAL LIBRARY COLLECTIONS
SN - 978-989-8425-53-9
AU - Osborn W.
PY - 2011
SP - 123
EP - 128
DO - 10.5220/0003396301230128