MIDEA Posts Tagged ‘OSCI’

SETI

SETI

If you’re familiar with SETI you’ll know it’s the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence, one of its projects is to search for signature transmissions from deep space that might indicate the presence of alien life. You might also be familiar with the SETI@home project which is an Internet-distributed computing project that uses idling computers to process […]

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Getty’s Online Scholarly Catalogue Initiative (OSCI)

Getty's Online Scholarly Catalogue Initiative (OSCI)

Not so very long ago, in 2008, the folks at the Getty Foundation launched an initiative aimed at helping museums explore the brave new world of what it means to publish scholarly catalogues online.   Nine museums, with diverse collections, were invited to join the Online Scholarly Catalogue Initiative (OSCI) : Art Institute of Chicago Freer […]

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