ilumina_nsdl_poster_11-27-01

ilumina_nsdl_poster_11-27-01 - iLumina: A Digital Library...

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w w w . i l u m i n a – d l i b . o r g iLumina: A Digital Library of Educational National Science Digital Library All-Projects Meeting December, 2001 Washington D.C. Funding provided by the National Science Foundation DLI-Phase 2, NSF Award #0002935 A Digital Library of Reusable Science and Math Resources for Undergraduate Education
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w w w . i l u m i n a – d l i b . o r g iLumina’s Vision The situation: e-learning will create a huge demand for high-quality digital course content Publishers will meet some of this demand through ebooks Instructors will still need informal digital modules to complement and tailor ebooks to specific courses The opportunity: The Internet now provides a scalable way to implement peer- centric sharing of informal digital content iLumina is a digital library that will realize this opportunity
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w w w . i l u m i n a – d l i b . o r g iLumina’s Main Themes Featuring diverse, small-scale SMETE resources, especially ones created by instructors Promoting sharing, reuse and re-construction of resources through selected services and tools Using IMS’s rich and standard metadata to describe resources Developing services underpinned by IMS metadata (e.g., recommendations as well as search and browse) Implementing a partially centralized (metadata) and partly distributed (content) architecture
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w w w . i l u m i n a – d l i b . o r g What has iLumina Accomplished to Date? Implemented IMS metadata information model (v 1.2) Developed metadata tools based on IMS model Cataloged 700+ granular SMETE resources Included 6 distinct special collections in iLumina 3 resident (content and metadata in iLumina) 3 distributed (content remote and metadata in iLumina)
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course MATH 112 taught by Professor Jarvis during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

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