Ciência da Informação
Print version ISSN 0100-1965
MASIERO, Paulo Cesar et al. The University of São Paulo Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations. Ci. Inf. [online]. 2001, vol.30, n.3, pp. 34-41. ISSN 0100-1965. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0100-19652001000300005.
The main aspects involved in the development of the digital library of theses and dissertations of the University of São Paulo (USP) are discussed: the process adopted to accomplish the objective, the technology used, and the digital library architecture and functionality. Two other aspects are also discussed: how the digital library is inserted in the whole USP graduation process and various non technical, crucial decisions taken throughout the development process.
Keywords : Digital libraries; Online theses.