CONTENTdm is digital collection management software that allows for the upload, description, management and access of digital collections.
CONTENTdm is mostly used by libraries, archives, museums, government agencies, universities, corporations, historical societies, and other organizations that wish to host a digital collection.
• supports numerous industry standards including Unicode, Z39.50, Qualified Dublin Core, VRA, XML, JPEG2000 and OAI-PMH
• flexible and fully customisable
• integration with OCLC products
• not limited by format
A&H use case 1 description:
The “First World War Poetry Digital Archive” project has used CONTENTdm to form the backend of the archive of highly valued primary material from major poets of the First World War period.
CISO, Center for Information Systems Optimization
Software/programming languages used:
Fedora Commons, DigiTool, MetaStar
Data structuring and enhancement: