DigiTool Thursday, 8 August 2013

Monday 23 November 2009

Participants: CSU, Curtin, Melbourne, CAIRSS.

Australian DigiTool Sites

  • Many reported staying with DigiTool short to mid term.

  • Hosted and on-site in Australia.

ERA Trial

  • ARC change of IP created extra work.

  • DigiTool seemed to work well for ERA SEER access for the trial.

Configurations in Progress

  • Curtin investigating adding a box to limit search to FTOA material.

  • Using Google Analytics to track where traffic is coming to IR from.

  • Some sites investigating moving from DC to Marc for expanded functionality. CSU has done a lot of work in this area.

Interested in Further Discussion on

  • Google Scholar harvesting and rankings. A business model perhaps?

  • Theses content in DigiTool.

  • Discovery layers.

  • Stats. (Curtin hooking into the page templates with scripts for stats on metadata and downloads. Going to put code up on ExLibris Commons to share).

  • IR staffing.

  • Processing times for records.

  • IR copyright.