DPE: Repository: Ure Museum Database, University of Reading

Ure Museum Database, University of Reading

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Descriptive Properties

Name: Ure Museum Database
Institution: University of Reading
Whiteknights, PO Box 217, READING, Berkshire, RG6 6AH
URL: http://lkws1.rdg.ac.uk/cgi-bin/ure/uredb.cgi
Country: The United Kingdom

The online collections database, developed by the Department of Classics at the University of Reading in cooperation with the Max Planck Institute for the history of science in Berlin, contains detailed descriptions and captioned images of individual objects and can be searched according to a wide range of fields, including shape, fabric, period, provenance, artist, bibliography and Beazley cross-reference. It is possible to save images into a 'Virtual Lightbox' where alterations can be made and images saved to disc.


  • English

OAI-PMH Properties

OAI-PMH status known? No
Supports OAI-PMH? No
OAI-PMH Metadata Streams:

    Technical Properties

    Z39.50 Support? No
    Has some full-texts? No
    Open Access? Yes
    Access Rights:
    Available to all
    Legal Mandate to Preserve? No
    Ingest Policy:

    Long Term Preservation Strategy:

    Administrative Properties

    Uploaded: 19 September 2007 by DRAI
    Last Edited: 19 September 2007 by DRAI

    Quarantine Status: Not quarantined