[open-humanities] [open-philosophy] Mockups for OpenPhilosophy.org

Jonathan Gray j.gray at cantab.net
Thu Feb 16 19:25:27 UTC 2012

Thanks Rufus! And useful to see past notes/sketches alongside the
recent mockups.

One thing that Sam and I discussed at length was how we might be able
to meaningfully integrate bibliographic information on secondary
scholarship (e.g. recent monographs and journal articles) *about*
authors and texts which are included in OpenPhilosophy.org.

We concluded that perhaps we should focus on serving up first public
domain texts and data about these texts in the first instance - but
would be good to make sure that the data model we develop is such that
we could do this in future releases of the project.

Also we discussed how we might be able to work alongside existing
transcription projects like Wikisource, Distributed Proofreaders and
others, to make sure we are maximising synergies with these efforts.

Also had lots and lots of other ideas about things we *could* do, but
main thing is decided what we do and don't do for first release. :-)


On Thu, Feb 16, 2012 at 12:30 PM, Rufus Pollock <rufus.pollock at okfn.org> wrote:
> On 16 February 2012 02:00, Jonathan Gray <j.gray at cantab.net> wrote:
>> Here are some preliminary mockups of OpenPhilosophy.org, based on
>> notes that Sam and I made earlier today:
>> http://jonathangray.org/2012/02/16/mockups-for-openphilosophy-org/
> Nice! Here are the ones you and I made last January :-)
> <http://www.flickr.com/photos/okfn/6498428023/>
> <http://www.flickr.com/photos/okfn/6498428625/>
> (Linked from <http://wiki.okfn.org/Projects/Textus#Writeups>).
> Also some related ones for what was then called "Open Text"
> Views: <http://www.flickr.com/photos/okfn/5564993894/>
> Model: <http://www.flickr.com/photos/okfn/5564416055/>
> Rufus

Jonathan Gray

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