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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2005, Vol. 21 Issue (7): 1-6    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2005.07.01
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Study and Comparison of Two Open Source Digital Resources Management Systems: DSpace and Fedora
Dong Li1  Zhang Bei1   Xing Chunxiao2
1(Library of Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China)
2(Research Institute of Information Technology of Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China)
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This paper studies on two popular open source systems: DSpace and Fedora, gives a general analysis and comparison of architectures and main features of these two systems, thus to provide a reference to the researchers focusing on this area.

Key wordsOpen source      Digital resource management system      DSpace      Fedora     
Received: 04 April 2005      Published: 25 July 2005


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Dong Li,Zhang Bei,Xing Chunxiao. Study and Comparison of Two Open Source Digital Resources Management Systems: DSpace and Fedora. New Technology of Library and Information Service, 2005, 21(7): 1-6.

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1 DSpace的官方站点. (Accessed Feb. 8,2005)
2 Fedora的官方站点. (Accessed Feb.8,2005)
3 The BSD License. (Accessed Mar. 5,2005)
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6 DSpace System Documentation: Architecture. (Accessed Feb.10,2005)
7 x509 - Certificate display and signing utility. (Accessed Mar. 8,2005)
8 CNRI Handle System. (Accessed Feb8,2005)
9 Open Archives Initiative. (Accessed Jan. 10,2005)
10 Ex Libris SFX Overview. (Accessed Feb. 10,2005)
11 The OpenURL Framework for Context-Sensitive Services. (Accessed Feb.10,2005)
12 The Apache Lucene. (Accessed Feb.10,2005)
13 METS官方站点. (Accessed Dec.8,2004)
14 Mellon Fedora Technical Specification. December,2002. (Accessed Feb. 10,2005)
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17 Paul Prescod. Second Generation Web Services. (Accessed Feb.10,2005)
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