[Yazlist] Re: Open Content and SRU/Z39.50

Jonathan Leybovich jleybov at yahoo.com
Mon Mar 5 23:36:45 CET 2007

Hi Sebastian,

I'm curious where the meta/bibliographic data is
coming from for some of these open content projects. 
Project Gutenberg seems to keep relatively structured
catalog data for its contents, but I'm wondering where
anything other than title would come from for
something like a Wikipedia article.

> Date: Fri, 02 Mar 2007 09:12:34 -0500
> From: Sebastian Hammer <quinn at indexdata.com>
> Subject: [Yazlist] Open Content and SRU/Z39.50
> To: yazlist at lists.indexdata.com
> Message-ID: <45E830D2.1090108 at indexdata.com>
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> Hi guys,
> this is a follow-up to an earlier announcement on
> this list. We've now 
> completed the initial setup of our Z/SRU targets for
> several open 
> content sites, specifically the Open Content
> Alliance, Wikipedia, DMOZ, 
> and Project Gutenberg. Our hope is that exposing
> these resources through 
> open information retrieval protocols will allow
> libraries and others to 
> more easily integrate them into applications,
> portals, and internet sites.
> More details are available at
> http://www.indexdata.dk/opencontent/ .

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