By Robin Naughton, Head of Digital
Content inventory complete? Check.
New and enhanced scans created? Check.
Content migration complete? Check.
All collections uploaded to repository? Check.
All metadata confirmed? Check.
Backend infrastructure secured? Check.
Design complete? Check.
Quality assurance complete? Check.
Then, we’re ready for take-off.
We are very excited to announce the launch of our new digital collections and exhibits website.
Starting in 2016, we began working with Islandora, an open-source framework that provides a robust infrastructure for digital collection development. Our goal was to migrate old collections and develop new digital collections. Islandora offered a solution that was extensible, easy to use, and built on a foundation that included a preservation-quality repository (Fedora), one of the most extensible content management systems (Drupal), and a fast search (Solr). With this base, we set about designing the interface, migrating and developing…
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