Course Outline

Introduction

Overview of DSpace Features and Architecture

  • Functional overview
  • DSpace system architecture
  • Component layers (application, business logic, storage)

Understanding DSpace Basics

  • Users and groups
  • Metadata
  • Repository structure
  • Technical basics
  • Items and identifiers

Getting Started with DSpace

  • Repository planning
  • Installing DSpace
  • Upgrading DSpace
  • Configuration reference
  • User management, authentication, and authorization

Working with Content and Metadata Using DSpace

  • Exporting content and metadata
  • Ingesting content and metadata
  • Items and metadata
  • Information management
  • Managing community hierarchy
  • Setting up simple and complex workflows

Logging and Monitoring DSpace

  • DSpace Google Analytics statistics
  • Elasticsearch statistics
  • SOLR statistics

Exploring DSpace User Interfaces

  • DSpace Discovery
  • Localization L10n
  • JSPUI and XMLUI configuration

Managing DSpace Activities and Operations

  • AIP backup and restore
  • Ant targets and options
  • Command-line operations
  • Transforming content
  • Performance tuning
  • Scheduled tasks
  • Search engine optimization
  • Checksum validation

Customizing DSpace Source Code

  • Advanced customization
  • REST API
  • Development tools and services
  • Batch processing
  • Extensible control panel

Troubleshooting

Summary and Conclusion

Requirements

  • Experience with content management systems
  • A general understanding of open access concepts

Audience

  • Repository managers
  • SysAdmins
  • Developers
 21 Hours

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