Accomplishment: Participated in workshop with faculty from institutions worldwide to use BPS for their corpora
Presented first version of Berkeley Prosopography Services (BPS) to a group of scholars from Universities worldwide. Purpose was to explore how reusable the services were in practice, ensuring that the configuration and parameterization of the services model would make the system flexible to be useful for other corpora.
We are building model and best practices for development of tools and services that are useful for research, and that are reusable outside of the original project domain..
Direct impact on campus partners and academic project partners at various universities. Indirect impact on project bamboo partners ad other projects with campus partners.
Aligns to campus strategic direction to provide support for research and teaching, using reusable web-services on common service platforms.