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jake-0.3.3

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new features include addition of non-xref'd links in search results (now you can see _everything_ jake knows about), links for per-database title lists, better layout of search results including links and providre names, and a number of bugfixes. try it out at jake.med.yale.edu...

XMLMARC-1.0

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seen on many lists recently is XMLMARC, a "Java client/server program [which] converts MARC to XML based on flexible maps and simplified, yet detailed DTDs for bibliographic and authorities formats." Its license is free for non-commercial use but requires consent for redistribution, and their broader experiment is described here. They seem to be aware of MARC.pm... it would be great to see a side-by-side feature comparison of the two.

jake-0.5

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as seen at freshmeat: "Over 14,000 (65%) of serials cross-referenced now have Library of Congress subject headings, classifications, or Dewey classifications, and jake may be searched according to these, initial support for a complete data localization framework so libraries may experiment with customizing front-ends and results according to local holdings, and several bugfixes and UI tweaks, including easy-to-download database content lists." more at the jake site...

jake-0.5.1

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30 new databases (mostly from Ebsco) are in jake; see the list or grab the whole tarball at the all about jake page.

gnujake

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gnujake is the GNU Jointly Administered Knowledge Environment. It seeks to support the management of and linking between online resources and descriptions thereof.

gnujake progress

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There are now thousands of auto-correlated records in the union list. Try it out at www.med.yale.edu/library/gnujake/. Note that the authority editing piece is under revision for a few days...