Customer: Roma III University

Center for Somali Studies

Italy

The Center for Somali Studies owns a collection of more than 4.000 digital and digitized, published and never released documents amongst which texts, audio recordings, videos and photographs related to the Somali cultural and linguistic heritage. The collection is housed in the ArcAdiA repository, that was created through DSpace, the repository is online and open for any person interested. 4Science has created an offline digital library based on DSpace that replicates the content of the Somali Archive to allow Somali researches, who don’t have access to a broadband connection, to easily access the archives. The offline archive is periodically updated with new records and documents from the online version here http://dspace-roma3.caspur.it/handle/2307/723.