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To be able to harvest another repository using OAIPMH you must install the [[http://files.eprints.org/751/ | oai_harvester]] from Sebastien Francois and [[Files/OAI Harvester for EPrints 3.2+ | configure it]]
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To be able to harvest another repository using OAIPMH you must install the [[http://files.eprints.org/751/ oai_harvester]] and [[Files/OAI Harvester for EPrints 3.2+ | configure it]]

Revision as of 13:32, 1 May 2012


The Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) is a low-barrier mechanism for repository interoperability. Data Providers are repositories that expose structured metadata via OAI-PMH. Service Providers then make OAI-PMH service requests to harvest that metadata. OAI-PMH is a set of six verbs or services that are invoked within HTTP.

Export

Make sure you follow the instruction here to configure your repository with the right OAI elements.

Import

To be able to harvest another repository using OAIPMH you must install the [oai_harvester] and configure it