The University Library conducts a broad range of digital projects. It digitizes library collections and archives, researches information retrieval technologies for digital collections, and initiates various digital library research projects. This page serves to highlight the University Library's research projects connected with digital services and development.
A Web-based retrieval system featuring enhanced access and display capabilities for journal articles supplied in SGML format.
Focuses on creating a deep, domain-specific portal to search metadata that describes selected manuscript archives and digitized cultural heritage resources.
An effort to make the digital content of IMLS National Leadership Grant projects more visible and more usable, by building a registry of the collections and an item-level metadata repository for them.
Develops added content and functionality for the websites of two mathematical digital libraries, the MathWorld and Functions.
The Open Source OAI tools developed for the Illinois Open Archives Initiative Metadata Harvesting Project.
A web-based tool for archivists and manuscript curators. It automatically publishes archival descriptive information and digital archival objects to a user-friendly website.