A Curation-Oriented Thematic Aggregator

  • Dimitris Gavrilis
  • Costis Dallas
  • Stavros Angelis
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8092)


The emergence of the European Digital Library (Europeana) presents the need for aggregating content using a more intelligent and effective approach, taking into account the need to support potential changes in target metadata schemas and new services. This paper presents the concept, architecture and services provided by a curation-oriented, OAIS-compliant thematic metadata aggregator, developed and used in the CARARE project, that addresses these challenges.


Digital curation metadata aggregator Europeana CARARE workflows metadata enrichment 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitris Gavrilis
    • 1
  • Costis Dallas
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Stavros Angelis
    • 1
  1. 1.Athena Research CentreDigital Curation Unit – IMISAthensGreece
  2. 2.Department of Communcation, Media and CulturePanteion UniversityAthensGreece
  3. 3.Faculty of InformationUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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