Discoverability and Harvesting¶
Colectica Portal supports the Sitemap protocol and OAI-PMH.
Sitemaps are a way to inform search engines which pages on a web site are available for indexing. Colectica Portal may contain a large number of pages: one for every study, question, and variable in your repository. Providing a sitemap can be a useful way to increase the discoverability of your information.
To use Sitemaps with Colectica Portal, see the Cache Builder documentation.
Visit http://www.sitemaps.org/ to learn more about the Sitemap protocol.
The Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) allows data providers to expose structured metadata that can be gathered by service providers.
Colectica Portal provides an OAI-PMH endpoint at
Visit https://www.openarchives.org/pmh/ to learn more about OAI-PMH.