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OpenUp! Opening up the European Natural History Heritage for EUROPEANA. Walter G. Berendsohn, Project Coordinator Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin. EUROPEANA – The European Virtual Library. www.europeana.eu/. The OpenUp! Consortium.

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Openup opening up the european natural history heritage for europeana

OpenUp!Opening up the European Natural History Heritage for EUROPEANA

Walter G. Berendsohn, Project CoordinatorBotanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin


Europeana the european virtual library

EUROPEANA – The European Virtual Library

www.europeana.eu/


The openup consortium

The OpenUp! Consortium

Museum of Natural History


Project overview

Project overview

  • Start date: 1 March 2011, 36 months

  • Work packages led by NM Prague, RMCA Tervuren, NHM Vienna, IBSAS Bratislava, MfN Berlin, NHM London, AIT Graz, BGBM Berlin (Coordinator)

  • Consortium: 23 partners from 12 European countries

  • GBIF involvement: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany (3), Slovak Republic; CETAF (BioCASE), ETI, SMEBD, Species 2000.

  • EC funding: EURO 3 500 000 [80%]


Background

Background

Multimedia objects from the natural history domain are still dramatically underrepre-sented in EUROPEANA!

Images: BGBM, MRAC, MfN Berlin, RBG Kew, J. Holstein,


Background1

Background

Multimedia objects from the natural history domain are still dramatically underrepre-sented in EUROPEANA!

and in GBIF !

Images: BGBM, MRAC, MfN Berlin, RBG Kew, J. Holstein,


For europeana openup will provide

For Europeana, OpenUp! will provide

  • a single access point to distributed non-bibliographic multimedia content in the natural history domain

  • validation mechanisms to ensure compliance with EUROPEANA standards.

  • sustained item-level access by integration with existing networks in the domain (i.e. GBIF, BioCASE and CETAF).

  • metadata enrichment by means of multilingual metadata vocabularies and thesauri for natural history data (e.g. names) to enhance cross-linking of Europeana content.

  • a mechanism to extend participation in content provision.


For the natural history data community openup will provide

For the natural history data community, OpenUp! will provide

  • 80% funding for 275 person months of qualified staff time for data cleaning and quality control.

  • increased relevance of our data by inclusion in EUROPEANA.

  • tools for quality control of species names and other data.

  • help to further implement BioCASE technologies and thus data provision for GBIF.

  • funding for a multilingual index of common names.

  • technical solutions for shared but distributed information infrastructures.


Content made available for europeana

Content made available for EUROPEANA


Europeana output mock up

Europeana Output (mock-up)


Global context of openup

Global Context of OpenUp!


Openup data processing

OpenUp! Data Processing


Wp7 extension of the network

WP7 “Extension of the Network”

  • Offer a helpdesk facility for provider and users within and beyond the Consortium partners

  • Provide access to existing and newly produced documentation and tutorials for the services of OpenUp!

  • Formulate the procedures and outreach strategies for adding associated partners to enlarge the provider community beyond the current consortium members

  • Lead: MRAC Tervuren, main partner: GBIF France, further partners GBIF-Belgium, GBIF-Finland, GBIF-Denmark, GBIF-Germany (ZFMK) and the GBIF Secretariat


Thank you

Thank you!


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