[CODE4LIB] SEC4LIB moved to nd.edu

2012-05-10 Thread Erin Germ
With the help of Eric Lease Morgan, an official listserv has been created. Blake Carver, Eric, and I will be managing the listserv to start. List address: sec4...@listserv.nd.edu List archives web page: http://listserv.nd.edu/archives/sec4lib.html To join the SEC4LIB listserv please

Re: [CODE4LIB] WebOPAC/III Z39.50 PHP Query/PHPYAZ

2012-05-10 Thread Brian Kennison
On May 9, 2012, at 11:27 AM, Madrigal, Juan A wrote: I'm thinking that one way to accomplish this is via Z39.50 and send a query to the backend that powers WebOPAC Juan, I just did a search for this and grab this from OCLC. It looks like the search is 5017/word, phrase and the (OCLC's)

[CODE4LIB] AWS User Conference

2012-05-10 Thread Scot Thomas Dalton
Hi, Is anyone in the code4lib community planning to attend the AWS user conference[1] in November? I know it's a long way off, but figured I'd ask anyway. Thanks, Scot [1] http://reinvent.awsevents.com/ -- Scot Dalton Phone: 212.998.2674 Web Development Division of Libraries New York

Re: [CODE4LIB] WebOPAC/III Z39.50 PHP Query/PHPYAZ

2012-05-10 Thread Cynthia Ng
If you're just looking for text, our programmer did it simply by doing a screen scrape of the resulting page. So the call number search is used, it automatically takes the first result and scrapes the information from the item details page. Doesn't really help in getting it in JSON or XML though.

Re: [CODE4LIB] WebOPAC/III Z39.50 PHP Query/PHPYAZ

2012-05-10 Thread Godmar Back
Scraping III systems has got to be one of the most frequently repeated tasks in the history of coding librarianship. Majax2 ([1,2]) is one such service, though (as of right now) it doesn't support search by Call Number. Here's an example ISBN search:

[CODE4LIB] edUi Workshops

2012-05-10 Thread EdUI Conference
Hi, I thought a few on the code for lib list might be interested to hear that the edUi conference (for web professionals serving institutions of learning) has announced our workshops and workshop descriptions. One half-day workshop is included with registration. http://eduiconf.org -Trey *

[CODE4LIB] Proquest dissertation XML?

2012-05-10 Thread Michele R Combs
Hi all -- Has anyone written an XSL style sheet (or other script) to transform ProQuest's dissertation metadata XML into (a) Dublin Core or (b) MARCXML? Thanks Michele +++ Michele Combs Lead Archivist Special Collections Research Center Syracuse University 315-443-2081

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proquest dissertation XML?

2012-05-10 Thread Nick Ruest
Hi Michele, This might be a helpful start: http://journal.code4lib.org/articles/1647 -nruest On 12-05-10 11:11 AM, Michele R Combs wrote: Hi all -- Has anyone written an XSL style sheet (or other script) to transform ProQuest's dissertation metadata XML into (a) Dublin Core or (b) MARCXML?

[CODE4LIB] viewer for TIFFs on iPad

2012-05-10 Thread Edward Iglesias
Hello All, I was wondering if any of you had experience viewing large ~300MB and up TIFF files on an iPad. I can get them to the iPad but the photo viewer is less than optimal. It stops enlarging after a while and I'm looking at Medieval manuscripts so... Edward Iglesias

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proquest dissertation XML?

2012-05-10 Thread Michele R Combs
Thanks, Terry - I posted this on behalf of our Scholarly Communications Librarian, so will forward the info to her. Michele -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries [mailto:CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Reese, Terry Sent: Thursday, May 10, 2012 11:19 AM To:

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proquest dissertation XML?

2012-05-10 Thread Michele R Combs
Very much so! Thanks -- Michele -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries [mailto:CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Nick Ruest Sent: Thursday, May 10, 2012 11:14 AM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Proquest dissertation XML? Hi Michele, This might be a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proquest dissertation XML?

2012-05-10 Thread Walker, David
We use this to transform the PQ XML into the format that DSpace uses for batch loading -- the elements here are qualified Dublin Core, but the format is unique to DSpace. http://library.calstate.edu/media/txt/diss-to-dc.xsl --Dave - David Walker Interim Director,

Re: [CODE4LIB] AWS User Conference

2012-05-10 Thread Cary Gordon
I am thinking about it. We are planning to release a usable free Drupal 7 AMI in the next month or so, and I am starting to feel comfortable with AWS (after using it for five years). I am also more comfortable with the Amazon culture after having attended and developer event while I was in

Re: [CODE4LIB] viewer for TIFFs on iPad

2012-05-10 Thread Dave Caroline
On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 4:16 PM, Edward Iglesias edwardigles...@gmail.com wrote: Hello All, I was wondering if any of you had experience viewing large ~300MB and up TIFF files on an iPad.  I can get them to the iPad but the photo viewer is less than optimal.  It stops enlarging after a while

[CODE4LIB] Request for Comment: IIIF Image API Proposal

2012-05-10 Thread Stuart Kaighn Snydman
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[CODE4LIB] Discovery Tool Implementation and Selection e-forum, May 15-16

2012-05-10 Thread Newcomer, Nara
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[CODE4LIB] (respost) Request for Comment: IIIF Image API Proposal

2012-05-10 Thread Stuart K. Snydman
(apologies for the repost; original not received by many) The International Image Interoperability Framework (http://lib.stanford.edu/iiif) is an initiative driven by several major research and national libraries to enable the rich and robust delivery of digital images through common

[CODE4LIB] Library site design patterns

2012-05-10 Thread Patrick Berry
So, there are a gajillion and one design pattern libraries out there...has anybody come across a set of design patterns focused on library web sites? Thanks, Pat

Re: [CODE4LIB] Library site design patterns

2012-05-10 Thread Mark Jordan
Wouldn't the NIH syndrome endemic to libraries make such a set unlikely? - Original Message - So, there are a gajillion and one design pattern libraries out there...has anybody come across a set of design patterns focused on library web sites? Thanks, Pat

Re: [CODE4LIB] Library site design patterns

2012-05-10 Thread Sean Hannan
There's this thing: http://influx.us/onepager But I don't really believe in it. I know the library world is full of people that think that we're unique snowflakes, but at least in my case (for library websites) I find that to be true. This is based on a number of factors: how librarians

Re: [CODE4LIB] Library site design patterns

2012-05-10 Thread todd.d.robb...@gmail.com
Matthew Reidsma also recently shared his work, a UI pattern library, at Grand Valley State University here: http://gvsulib.com/ui/ Tod -- Tod Robbins iSchool GSA Crew MLIS Candidate 2012 University of Washington

[CODE4LIB] Job: Systems Librarian at University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

2012-05-10 Thread jobs
Polk Library at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is searching for an innovative, tech-focused librarian to join our growing team. UW Oshkosh is the largest of Wisconsin's comprehensive universities, a sustainability-focused campus located on the Fox River. We're adding a Systems Librarian

[CODE4LIB] Bootstrap vs Foundation

2012-05-10 Thread Jessie Keck
Hi all, We are about to develop a set of style-guids and templates for our locally developed applications that will have a unified look and feel. One manifestation of this will be a ruby gem that we will use for all of our rails apps (including Blacklight and Hydra applications). As we were

Re: [CODE4LIB] Bootstrap vs Foundation

2012-05-10 Thread Michael B. Klein
On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 4:17 PM, Jessie Keck jk...@stanford.edu wrote: style-guids You mean like this? 6f62d22-9aff-11e1-9b04-dc2b61fffec6

Re: [CODE4LIB] Bootstrap vs Foundation

2012-05-10 Thread Jessie Keck
Whoops, sorry guys, sent this message before I saw http://html9responsiveboilerstrapjs.com/ (I'm so behind times) Clearly the jury is already out on this one. - Jessie On May 10, 2012, at 4:17 PM, Jessie Keck wrote: Hi all, We are about to develop a set of style-guids and templates for

Re: [CODE4LIB] viewer for TIFFs on iPad

2012-05-10 Thread Joe Hourcle
On May 10, 2012, at 11:16 AM, Edward Iglesias wrote: Hello All, I was wondering if any of you had experience viewing large ~300MB and up TIFF files on an iPad. I can get them to the iPad but the photo viewer is less than optimal. It stops enlarging after a while and I'm looking at