Planned Projects

LTDS receives many requests for either changes to current system or new systems and services.  A few of the projects being discussed are below.


  • In Alma, adding user Category Type and re-organize user statistical categories for better user metrics analysis. (Tao You)
  • Develop Alma Analytics dashboard for fulfillment unit, bibliographical selectors, ARL stats, etc.
  • Migration to new ETD system
  • Upgrade DSpace
  • Increase number of resources available through catalog
    • ArchivesSpace
    • Institutional Repository
    • Global Music Archive
    • Art and the Christian tradition
    • ETDs
  • Migrate preservation database from MS Access to MySQL
  • Migrate Copyright database to MySQL from filemaker
  • Migration Fine Arts Gallery to MySQL from filemaker

Digital Preservation and Scanning

  • Migrate data from the Baudelaire database
  • Migrate Contini to Islandora
  • Migration of Fine Arts Gallery items to JSTOR (tiffs to Islandora)

Web Management

  • Migrate/Rebrand DiscoverArchive
  • Update Helguera site
  • Krupp Trial website
  • Digital Collections site design/functionality enhancements
  • Digital Collections Ingest site design enhancements
  • Staff directory enhancements
  • Migration to Google Tag Manager for major web properties
  • Television News Archive website enhancements (complete list in Trello)
  • Drafting and implementation of code standards


Selected list of current projects

Selected list of completed projects