Release Notes for Providence 1.5

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Release date: June 11, 2015

New features

As befits a release that took way to long to reach version 1.5 include many new features, including:

Expanded support for external web services and linked open data

CollectiveAccess now works with several additional data sources including OCLC WorldCat, the new linked open data versions of the Getty ULAN, TGN and AAT vocabularies and Wikipedia open data. Data from these services can be used interactively while cataloguing or imported into records in your system via the data importer.


  1. Adjustable image center for cropping
  2. Support for references to authority tables as metadata elements (PROV-902)
  3. Search


    1. Did you mean? spell correction
    2. Ability to limit searches to specific relationship types

Cataloguing and administrative metadata tools

Object-level processes Formal deaccessioning procedure Formal location tracking procedure Object components (lightweight sub-objects)

Bug fixes

See the bug tracker]


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