Category Archives: SWORD v1

Where does SWORD fit into the future?

Are you coming to the Open Repositories 2011 conference?  If so, you might be interested in the ‘Developers Challenge‘.  The theme of the the challenge this year is: “Show us the future of repositories!” This competition will be fascinating, as it will allow repository users, managers, and developers to team up in order to show us… Read More »

Retirement of old demonstration servers

Since the very first SWORD project, there have been two demonstration SWORD servers provided.  These were funded by the original SWORD project.  They have been in existence for a number of years, and have served as excellent demonstration servers for SWORD clients. However, they have now had to be retired. used to provide a… Read More »

SWORD wikipedia entry

SWORD now has a wikipedia entry! The page does not have much detail on at the moment, so if you have a minute or two, please take a look at the page, and see if you could add / edit / correct / improve / enhance the page.  If you know of any other… Read More »

The SWORD Course

The complete slides and videos from the SWORD course are now online. To access the course materials use the ‘The SWORD Course‘ link in the menu bar at the top of the site. Here is an overview of the materials available: An Introduction to SWORD: Gives an overview of SWORD, the rationale behind its creation,… Read More »