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This page will be used to enumerate a list of features and requirements for robust management, discovery, display, and sharing of digitized newspaper content within a DAMS.


FeatureWho wants it?Notes/links/etc.
Split PDF into page-level imagesBPL, Alberta 
Ingest from CONTENTdm exportYale, IUPUI 
Bulk ingest of NDNP-compliant dataMaryland
Manage content according to alternative orderings/groupings (e.g. microfilm reel, or book for bound sets)MarylandThis would support cases where issue-level metadata is not (yet) available
Bulk ingest of "generic" METS/ALTO dataAlberta; Princeton, UUSupporting tweaking of params to address minor differences
Bulk ingest of Olive dataAlbertaAnyone?


FeatureWho wants it?Notes/links/etc.
Search within issue OCR BPL, Yale, Princeton, Maryland, Alberta, UU, IUPUI 
Highlight search terms on page image BPL, Yale, Maryland, Alberta; Princeton, UU, IUPUIWith ability to toggle these on/off
Highlight article boundsMaryland, UURequires OCR in ALTO XML format
Download article as PDFMaryland, UUIf issue bounds are available, offer the option to download just the pages containing a particular article
Download issue as PDF BPL, Yale, Princeton, Maryland, UU, IUPUI(from Yale) if the PDF could have a cover page that includes Rights information and metadata it would be ideal.
If animations are used for page turning, ability to turn them off.Yale, Maryland, UU 
Search using multiple translated languages on a single pageYaleIn the event that the OCR/coordinates for a page has been translated into multiple languages.
Advanced search - ability to search just the text captions for imagesYalewith understanding that it is possible to code the content in a way that makes this work (PCDM?)
Advanced search - ability to search text exclusively for advertisements (or exclude this text from a search including faceting)Yale, UUwith understanding that it is possible to code the content in a way that makes this work (PCDM?)
Filter search by article type (article, obituary, advertisement etc.) where provided in the dataAlberta, UU 
Gallery display modeUU


FeatureWho wants it?Notes/links/etc.
IIIF Presentation API for issue-level objects BPL, Yale, Princeton, Alberta 
Ability to integrate with existing IIIf services (i.e. make support for IIIf and other external services pluggable)Maryland, AlbertaFor example, if an institution has a Loris server and a manifest generation app already, this app should support integration of those services
Expose PURLs for issues and pagesMaryland, Alberta 
Support redirects from legacy URLs for issues, pages, articlesAlberta 



FeatureWho wants it?Notes/links/etc.
Page turning is high performing Yale Less than 1 second to navigate page to page
every web page should be able to be bookmarkedYalemeaning pages should not use session variables that construct page contents. A user should be able to email a link and the receiver sees the page same as the sender.
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