GSDL

(redirected from Greenstone Digital Library Software)
AcronymDefinition
GSDLGeneric Service Description Language
GSDLGrid Services Description Language
GSDLGender and Science Digital Library (Education Development Center, Inc.)
GSDLGreat Smokies Diagnostic Laboratory
GSDLGreenstone Digital Library Software
GSDLGerman Shepherd Dog League (various locations)
GSDLGerman Software Development Laboratory (IBM)
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Keeping in mind the difficulties developing countries face with regards to information and communication technologies, the core of the Greenstone digital library software is designed to run on Unix, Windows, and Mac operating systems and is backwards compatible starting with Windows 3.1 (Witten, 2004).
With projects such as the Greenstone digital library software, customizable databases and compendiums distributed by UNESCO and non-governmental organizations, the ability to easily create, store, and distribute relevant socio-cultural content according to availability of technologies, and an ever-spreading awareness of the plight of developing countries, there is concrete evidence of efforts being made to narrow the chasm that separates the information rich from the information poor.
A few Free and Open Source Software which are being used in Pakistani libraries are Koha ILS, Greenstone Digital Library Software (GSDL), DSpace, EPrints, Zebra Indexing Server, etc.
Greenstone Digital Library Software is another open-source software for the construction and presentation of digital information (Randhawa, 2008).