Sharing metadata doesn't have to be hard. The Datahub is an application for aggregating and publishing metadata records on the web with technologies like HTTP REST and OAI-PMH. It takes care of the hard parts, so you can focus on building digital experiences for your audience.
The Datahub uses well established Web technologies like Symfony, PHP and MongoDB and can be deployed everywhere.
The Datahub is an open source project maintained on Github by an active community of contributors.
The Datahub supports standardised formats like LIDO XML, Dublin Core, EAD, MODS and METS.
Learn how to get started reading the documentation. Connect your record sources to the Datahub and start consuming metadata in your end-user applications.
Spin up a quick installation of the Datahub
Automate exchanging metadata between record sources, the Datahub and your end-user applications with the Datahub Factory.
The Datahub Factory makes it easy to set up ETL pipelines. Extract metadata from record management systems, collection registration systems or static data sources. Transform your records to a standard metadata model. Load them into the Datahub. Automate your workflow.
The Datahub Factory uses Perl, the Catmandu API's and the Catmandu Fix language.