Vital is a digital object repository and management system designed for universities, libraries, museums, archives, and information centers. It is designed to provide seamless online search and retrieval of information for administrative staff, contributing faculty, and end-users.
Highlighted repository content
Highlight special collections by choosing up to six repository objects for inclusion in a Home page slideshow.
Google Indexing and Exposure
Vital facilitates the exposure of repository content to Google via a MARCXML to XHTML conversion of metadata.
International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF)
Vital offers support for the Presentation and Image APIs as well as an Image server. Vital’s image viewer is IIIF compliant.
Vital provides administrators with a robust toolkit to perform reporting against repository content.
Native format content
When you import image, text, sound, video, and other digital files, basic metadata and XML content is created dynamically based on MIME-Type.
Vital objects contain a Dublin Core descriptive metadata datastream for indexing, searching, harvesting, and as source metadata for gathering citations.