January 20, 2022

A DSpace Powered Digital Library Opens in India With Four More Launching Soon

From the The Times of India:

Society was in need of youths who were ready to take the reins of the nation and transform themselves into global leaders, D Purandeswari, minister of state for human resources and development, said on Thursday. She was inaugurating the Dspace digital library at St Albert’s College, Ernakulam.


The Dspace digital library is one of the five digital libraries opened in colleges utilizing MP’s local area development funds. The online library that will be based on Dspace, an open source digital repository solution, will be a platform for capturing, storing, indexing, preserving and redistributing intellectual output for the use of students.

The remainder of the story includes a list of the four other universities launching DSpace powered sites.

Direct to DSpace at St Albert’s College, Ernakulam

Learn More About DSpace ||| DSpace Visualization (PDF)

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.