Juice DAIA

The Juice DAIA extension developed as part of the Sir Louie project is now linked from the Juice ‘extensions bazaar’: http://juice-project.org/extensions_bazaar

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Juice and DAIA and Sakai and Primo

From Owen Stephens: Juice is a javascript library built on JQuery developed with the intention of making it easier to add additional functionality to library interfaces – see http://juice-project.org/ for more details. I’ve been working on a project with the University … Continue reading

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Documentation and screenshots for the DAIA Juice extension now available

From Owen Stephens: Documentation and screenshots for the DAIA Juice extension now available at http://juice-project.org/node/41 We will hopefully get a link added to http://juice-project.org/extensions_bazaar in due course. The code developed here has been added to the Juice source tree at http://code.google.com/p/juice-project/source/browse/#svn%2Ftrunk%2Fextensions, so … Continue reading

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About the Electronic Item Availability Service (EIAS)

The purpose of this middleware is to find availablity for items that are electronic. The API that can return information about these items is a hosted service run by SFX. A good way to see examples of the service in … Continue reading

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Possible addition of a new Work Package: Electronic Item Availability Service (EIAS)

The original middleware component (see WP6) is now to be known as Library Item Availability Service aka LIAS. We have identified the need for a second middleware component which will be known as Electronic Item Availability Service aka EIAS. Development … Continue reading

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Juice project code licence (MIT) now compatible with Sakai

When the Sir Louie started we were very keen to use the open source Juice JavaScript library but felt we would be unable to do so since the licence (GPL) was not compatible with the Sakai licence (Educational Community License, … Continue reading

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Owen Stephen’s post about Sir Louie

see: http://www.meanboyfriend.com/overdue_ideas/2010/08/sir-louie/

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Press release now available

The Sir Louie project website now contains a press release for the project. Links Sir Louie website Press release

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Benefits of the Sir Louie Project

At the moment there is fairly poor integration between the library software services and the reading list tool within institutional VLE (WebLearn). From within WebLearn, it is currently only possible to search OXLIP+ (an implementation of Ex-libris ‘Metalib’) which is … Continue reading

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What is the Sir Louie Project?

Sir Louie – System for Integrating Reading Lists within the Oxford University Information Environment The project will enhance two academic and administrative systems, WebLearn (VLE), (based on the Sakai open source platform,) and the University’s library search interface SOLO, (based … Continue reading

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