11:20 - 11:40
Title - Library Website: CMS vs. SSG
Presenter, Affiliation - Meng Qu, Miami University
The Miami University Web Service Team of the University Library is renovating the library website in recent months and keep working on the site building. During the process, the team has examined the general Content Management System platforms and summarized a series of advantages and disadvantages of these applications. Meanwhile, the proposal for replacing the current platform (Drupal 7) with a Static Site Generator (Jekyll) is rising in the website development industry. Therefore, the Miami University Library Web Service Team decided to apply a combination of CMS + SSG to renovate the library website. In this presentation, the web service librarian from the team would like to share the evaluation process and decision making of the project, and to discuss the methodology of finding a suitable platform to develop a library website.
11:40 - 12:00
Title - IIIF and OCLC: Applying an international image standard to power indexing and discovery
OCLC has been working with the IIIF Consortium and applying the IIIF standard over the past 3 years. Recently, OCLC Research has begun exploring how IIIF can be used to improve aggregation, search, and discovery of CONTENTdm resource. The work explores technical as well as intellectual steps involved in building a large aggregation of CONTENTdm IIIF resources.
12 - 1:30 - lunch on your own
9:00-9:40 - Lightening Talks (8)
10:10-10:30 - Talk [tba]