New Fedora-based Repository at WGBH Open Vault
Submitted by on Mon, 2010-05-03 11:16
Boston, MA On April 30,2010 WGBH Boston announced the release of the Vietnam Collection which marks the re-launch of Open Vault, the home of the WGBH Media Library and Archives http://openvault.wgbh.org. With a re-designed interface, enhanced interactive tools, and a new Fedora based repository, the website offers users new and innovative ways to explore, interact with, and comment on the media. “Users can now more fully immerse themselves in the content, creating the feel of a virtual visit to the WGBH Media Library and Archives” said Karen Colbron, Project Manager, Open Vault. Read the full press release here.
This project was made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the primary source of federal support for the nation’s 123,000 libraries and 17,500 museums. The Institute’s mission is to create strong libraries and museums that connect people to information and ideas.