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Andre Burton

Andre Burton is a Ph.D student in the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Among his teaching and research activities, Andre is responsible for implementing open source tools and standards to improve the search and retrieval of documents/collections at ibiblio. He hopes to package these edited or newly created tools and distribute them to the open source community.


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OAIbiblio OAIbiblio is a data provider implementation of the OAI-PMH, version 2.0. This toolkit can be easily customized to communicate with already existing, multi-table databases. Is currently being implemented at ibiblio to expose metadata at the item level for various contributors and collections. It has been accepted by the Open Archives Initiative as one of its distributed tools.


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CB #3456, Manning Hall
UNC-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-3456

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