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Using a native XML database for Encoded Archival Description search and retrieval
The Northwest Digital Archives (NWDA) is a National Endowment for the Humanities–funded effort by fifteen institutions in the Pacific Northwest to create a finding-aids repository. Approximately 2,300 finding aids that ...
Database manager's report
Data retrieval from library systems based upon the open systems model
(Library and Information Technology Association, 2001-01)
This article describes an important advantage of relational, SQL-compliant databases: that they enable a library to employ standard report building software to retrieve data from multiple data sources. The ability of a ...
From proposal to program: Seven years of the Northwest Digital Archives
Northwest Digital Archives--a 31-institution consortium of archives in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska--was "born" at Online Northwest in 2001. In seven years, the consortium has built a successful program ...
Native XML demonstration
Where archives and special collections meet Web 2.0: Building next-generation archival tools
With the launch of large-scale book digitization projects, libraries will increasingly be distinguished by their special and archival collections, and by the services that they offer to provide access to these collections. ...