User Guide for version 2.5 of the dLibra system

Poznań Supercomputing and Networking Center

Edited by

Tomasz Parkoła

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Table of Contents

1. Basic concepts
1.1. dLibra - general information
1.2. Three the most important dLibra users' types
1.3. Library structure - directories
1.4. Library collections - reader's view
1.5. Publication
1.5.1. File versioning
1.5.2. Publication editions
1.6. Object attributes
1.7. Other library resources
2. Program installation and startup
2.1. Installing and running dLibra GUI application
2.2. Logging into the dLibra GUI application and running editor or administrator application
3. Editor's Application
3.1. Editor's Application main window
3.1.1. Directories Tree
3.1.2. Elements list
3.1.3. Properties Window
3.1.4. Property editor
3.1.5. Bibliographic description editor
3.1.6. Rights Editor
3.1.7. Publication position editor
3.1.8. Assigning publication to collections
3.2. Publication Creator
3.2.1. Publication Creator's functions
3.2.2. Using Publication Creator
3.3. Typical editor's tasks
3.3.1. Creating/removing directory
3.3.2. Creating a new group publication
3.3.3. Creating a new publication
3.3.4. Creating a new planned publication
3.3.5. Adding content to planned publication
3.3.6. Publishing publication's edition
3.3.7. Deleting publication's content
3.3.8. Moving an object
3.3.9. Changing password
3.3.10. Searching
3.4. Advanced editor's tasks
3.4.1. Editor's application modes (views)
3.4.2. Downloading an edition of a publication
3.4.3. Adding new files' versions
3.4.4. Creating/removing an edition of a publication
3.4.5. Managing publication files
3.4.6. Mass publication upload
3.4.7. Editor's application configuration
4. Library Manager
4.1. Administrator's Application main window
4.1.1. Library Tree
4.1.2. Managing publications in collection
4.2. Basic administrator's tasks
4.2.1. Creating/removing collection
4.2.2. Library attributes management
4.2.3. Attribute's values dictionary management
4.2.4. Users and groups management
4.3. Advanced right management
4.3.1. Introduction
4.3.2. Library-level permissions
4.3.3. Directory-level permissions
4.3.4. Collection-level permissions
4.3.5. Publication-level permissions
4.4. Access domains management
A. MARC Import
A.1. configuration file format
A.2. configuration file format
B. Import from and export to RDF format
B.1. RDF configuration files
B.1.1. file
B.1.2. file
C. Attributes' values' Synonyms Dictionary
C.1. The idea of Synonyms Dictionary
C.2. Construction of Synonyms Dictionary
D. Editor's application default configuration
D.1. Default configuration files
D.2. Default editor's application settings