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([http://ibiblio.org ibiblio.org] is the Public's Library and Digital Archives)
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''"We help people who want to share information freely and legally"''
 
''"We help people who want to share information freely and legally"''
  
Since 1992 as sunsite.unc.edu  
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# Since 1992 as sunsite.unc.edu  
Then (in 1998) metalab.unc.edu  
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# Then (in 1998) metalab.unc.edu  
Now (since 2000) as ibiblio.org
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# Now (since 2000) as ibiblio.org
  
 
'''In our 15th year'''
 
'''In our 15th year'''
 
  
 
=== Radically Dedicated to Open Source, Open Information and Open Access ===
 
=== Radically Dedicated to Open Source, Open Information and Open Access ===

Revision as of 10:42, 6 December 2006

Contents

ibiblio.org is the Public's Library and Digital Archives

"We help people who want to share information freely and legally"

  1. Since 1992 as sunsite.unc.edu
  2. Then (in 1998) metalab.unc.edu
  3. Now (since 2000) as ibiblio.org

In our 15th year

Radically Dedicated to Open Source, Open Information and Open Access

  • Using Open Source software exclusively
  • Distributing Open Source software widely including Multiple Linux distros, Eclipse, etc
  • Fostering Open Source software projects
  • Fostering and participating in Open Source Documentation including The Linux Documentation Project
  • Hosting and fostering Open Source software discussions
  • Creating Open Source software projects in use worldwide including Lyceum
  • Hosting Open Information sharing projects
  • Hosting and using Open Formats including ogg for radio, mp4 and mp7 for video, etc
  • Hosting and participating in International Creative Commons including iCommons

Some ibiblio metrics

2002 2006 (late)
800 Collections 1600+ Collections
3 million ftp+www/day 15+ million ftp+www/day
1 terabyte of data 8 terabytes of data
1 large server 22 www/vhosts
5 database servers
4 radio stations 7 radio stations

Some Notable Projects (hosted)

ibiblio on National Lambda Rail

National Lambda Rail Weather Map

Personal tools