ERIC Number: EJ649183
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Buckets: A New Digital Library Technology for Preserving NASA Research.
Nelson, Michael L.
Journal of Government Information, v28 n4 p369-94 Jul-Aug 2001
Discusses the need for preserving and disseminating scientific and technical information through digital libraries and describes buckets, an intelligent construct for publishing that contains data and metadata and methods for accessing them. Explains SODA (Smart Object, Dumb Archive) and discusses experiences using these technologies in NASA and other government agencies. (Contains 59 references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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