RSP DSpace Training Days

2nd June 2008 - 11th July 2008

New Horizons, 125-131 Edmund St, Birmingham, B3 2HJ

Who should attend?

The events are aimed at members of staff new in their roles as repository administrators and technicians. The course is not suitable for staff with more than a year of DSpace experience.

Programme

Monday, 2nd June 2008

Time Description
09:30 Introduction to DSpace
09:45 Technical Basics
10:00 Users & Groups
10:15 Repository Structure
11:00 Items
11:45 Identifiers
12:00 Workflows
12:15 DSpace Metadata Introduction
12:30 Metadata Input Customisation Introduction
12:45 Metadata Display Customisation Introduction
14:00 Search/Browse Customisation Introduction
14:15 Look & Feel Customisation Introduction
14:30 Language Customisation Introduction
14:45 Customising The Submission Introduction
15:00 User Management and Authentication Introduction
15:15 RSS Feeds, Email Alerts, News and Licences
15:30 Statistics & Analysis
16:00 Introduction to OAI-PMH
16:15 Introduction to SWORD
16:30 How To Get Help

Friday, 11th July 2008

Time Description
09:30 DSpace 1.5 Software Overview
09:45 Architectural Overview
10:00 Structural Code Overview
10:15 Installation
10:30 Third party software installation
11:00 The DSpace config file
11:15 DSpace software installation
11:30 Configuration
11:45 Customising the submission process using input-forms.xml
12:00 RSS Feeds/Emails/Notifications/Subscriptions
12:15 Multilingualism
13:30 RSS Feeds
13:45 Persistent Identifiers/The Handle Server
14:00 UI Customisation
14:15 Importing/Exporting from DSpace & Deposit Mechanisms
14:30 Implementing Statistics
14:45 Upgrading to DSpace 1.5 from DSpace 1.4

Contact

For further information contact RSP.

Alternatively, email RSP Support or phone 0845 257 6860.