The University of Newcastle has been working with the Australian National Data Service (ANDS) on an ANDS funded Seeding the Commons Project. This work also represents a working partnership between the Library, Research Services and IT Services. Our project commenced on 30 August 2010 and completed on 30 August 2011. During the project we have collaborated with the Australian Digital Futures Institute (ADFI) at University of Southern Queensland and with Swinburne University of Technology.
ReDBox is a Metadata Store system that was developed in collaboration with USQ during our Seeding the Commons Project. The ReDBox and Mint systems have been implemented at the
The ReDBox code is open source. The USQ development team have made the ReDBOX code available on Github: http://www.redboxresearchdata.com.au/development http://www.redboxresearchdata.com.au/development
The website for ReDBox/Mint contains system and technical documentation for the systems and is available at : http://www.redboxresearchdata.com.au/
ReDBox Google Group
The ReDBox Google Group was established in 2010. The forum is available at :
Acknowledgment: This project is supported by the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program and the Education Investment Fund (EIF) Super Science Initiative.