[okfn-discuss] Re: JIIA

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Fri Feb 2 11:54:44 UTC 2007

Antonella D'Ascoli wrote:
> Dear Executive Director Dr.Rufus Pollock,
> I'm interested in your Open Knowledge Foundation.

That's great. It's good to hear from you.

> I would link my Journal OAI to your project. How can to be done?

How exactly would you want to link the journal to us? We have an 
affiliated organizations page to which you might want add a link to your 
project with some information:


> I'm working to update the presentation portal at URL jiia.it; I want to 
> open a Blog. Are you interested to post some news in my blog to present 
> your open knowledge policies?

Of course, we'd be delighted too. You'd also be welcome to repost (with 
an appropriate cite) any articles from the Open Knowledge Foundation's 
blog at:


As everything on the blog is licensed under a creative commons 
attribution license.


Rufus Pollock

> 'Journal of Intercultural and Interdisciplinary Archaeology'
> JIIA Eprints Repository (OAI-PMH)
> A periodical archaeological publication “Journal of Intercultural and 
> Interdisciplinary Archaeology' (JIIA) has been online since 2003. Since 
> 2005, said Journal has also had a linked disciplinary Repository in line 
> with the Open Access Database protocol (first using MyOPIA, MySQL Online 
> Publications Index Administration software, OAI-PMH compliant, created 
> by University College London, and now Eprints, software developed by the 
> School of Electronics and Computer Science of the University of 
> Southampton).
> The magazine had the privilege of being placed in the National Library 
> online catalogues  of several countries straight away.
> You can read more (in English) about the magazine and its growth in the 
> presentation portal (soon to be renewed and updated) at 
> http://www.jiia.it/ .
> The first issue of JIIA, in 2003, no called version 01, was a static 
> site to be found at: http://v01.jiia.it/index.html; the next version 
> (then called version 02), became dynamic through a presentation portal 
> and through JIIA MyOPIA Repository, Open Access Repository. At present 
> the Repository includes the JIIA EPRINTS Repository; the present online 
> portal will soon be renewed and become version 03.
> JIIA Eprints Repository (Open Access Repository) can be found at: 
> http://eprints.jiia.it/
> JIIA Eprints Repository is listed in:
> http://www.opendoar.org/
> The Directory of Open Access Repositories - OpenDOAR
> The OpenDOAR service provides a quality-assured listing of open access 
> repositories around the world.
> The University of Illinois OAI-PMH Data Provider Registry
> http://gita.grainger.uiuc.edu/registry/details.asp?id=1987
> http://gita.grainger.uiuc.edu/registry/Info.asp
> OAIster  is a project of the University of Michigan Digital Library 
> Production Service :
> http://oaister.umdl.umich.edu/o/oaister/
> D a t a   P r o v i d e r   V a l i d a t i o n   a n d   R e g i s t r 
> a t i o n
> http://www.openarchives.org/Register/ValidateSite?log=12055
> R e g i s t e r e d   D a t a   P r o v i d e r s
> Mantenuto da Open Archives Initiative : http://www.openarchives.org/
> http://www.openarchives.org/Register/BrowseSites
> Open Archives Initiative - Repository Explorer
> http://re.cs.uct.ac.za/
> The Repository Explorer was initally developed at the Digital Library 
> Research Laboratory at Virginia Tech. It is currently hosted and 
> maintained at the Advanced Information Management Laboratory at 
> University of Cape Town.
> http://celestial.eprints.org/
> http://celestial.eprints.org/repository?repository=611
> http://www.pleiade.nl/wiki/index.php?title=Main_Page
> http://www.pleiade.nl/wiki/index.php?title=Italy
> Best regards
> Antonella D'Ascoli
> ______________
> Antonella D'Ascoli
> Direttore Responsabile di JIIA & ADR
> 'Journal of Intercultural and Interdisciplinary Archaeology'
> URL: http://www.jiia.it
> & 'Archaeological Disciplinary Repository'
> JIIA Eprints Repository (Open Access Repository)
> URL: http://eprints.jiia.it/
> Address: Via Giacomo Leopardi n.56
> 80044 - Ottaviano (NA) - Italy
> tel. +39 (0)81 8278203
> tel. fax +39 (0)81 8280384
> cell. 333 2899783
> Skype: dascoli1957
> e-mail: dascolia at tiscalinet.it

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