Re: [greenstone-users] Using Dublin Core 2.1.1 withGreenstone2.72

DateThu, 22 Mar 2007 17:24:29 +1200 (NZST)
Subject Re: [greenstone-users] Using Dublin Core 2.1.1 withGreenstone2.72
In-Reply-To (4600EFA70200009000006D75-hermes-cwu-edu)
Hi Gavin,

The attached Contentdm plugin, which is not in Greenstone yet, might be
your answer. Put it in the GSDLHOME/perllib/plugins directory, add it in
your collection's collect.cfg file (plugin CONTENTdmPlug), and have a play
with it. Hopefully it is what you want. Let me know of any problems.


> Hi Shaoqun,
> You sound like you know the answer to what I have been trying to figure
> out from the start. :D
> The place I work at has digital archive collections that are currently in
> CONTENTdm. I have successfully converted the CONTENTdm metadata for all
> our collections into Greenstone archive format with a perl script I wrote.
> I have read all the official and some "unofficial" documentation on
> Greenstone and have done a lot of experimenting w/ the GLI client and
> building collections from the command line. I couldn't find an easy way to
> import the metadata into Greenstone. The exported metadata from CONTENTdm
> is in the following format:
> <?xml version="1.0"?>
> "">
> <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf=""
> xmlns:dc="">
> <rdf:Description about="">
> <dc:title></dc:title>
> <dc:creator></dc:creator>
> <dc:subject></dc:subject>
> <dc:description></dc:description>
> <dc:publisher></dc:publisher>
> <dc:contributor></dc:contributor>
> <dc:date></dc:date>
> <dc:type></dc:type>
> <dc:format></dc:format>
> <dc:identifier></dc:identifier>
> <dc:source></dc:source>
> <dc:language></dc:language>
> <dc:relation></dc:relation>
> <dc:coverage></dc:coverage>
> <dc:rights></dc:rights>
> </rdf:Description>
> </rdf:RDF>
> My guess is that this is Dublin Core Version 1.1? So if I have a file in
> this format with all the images that go with it, how do I go about making
> a new Greenstone collection using these files? I tried putting the

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