Islandora is an open-source software framework designed to help institutions and organizations and their audiences collaboratively manage, and discover digital assets using a best-practices framework.  Islandora was originally developed by the University of Prince Edward Island's Robertson Library, but is now implemented and contributed to by an ever-growing international community.

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Using Intellij IDEA Ultimate as a Dev Environment for Islandora.

1 day 51 min

In the past I have used Netbeans as my preferred environment for developing Islandora code, I also tried Eclipse and others periodically to see if they had any new must have features. At Drupalcon Portland in 2013 I noticed many of the presenters were using PHPStorm and developers spoke highly of it, so I thought I should give it a try.

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Varnish, Islandora, and

2 weeks 15 hours

Varnish and Islandora

Below you will find some information on how UPEI's Robertson Library configured Varnish for use with Islandora. Currently we have Varnish running on our Newspaper site and it is working well with the OpenSeadragon viewer, but we have not tested with the IA Bookviewer yet.

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Islandora 7.x-1.4 Release Updates

3 weeks 6 days

The latest release of Islandora is underway!

A big thank you to all that have volunteered to be apart of the release team. We would not be able to do this without you!

If you are interested in being apart of the 7.x-1.5 release team, there will be a call for volunteers immediately after the 7.x-1.4 release.


  • Code freeze: September 15, 2014 at noon EST. If you have any features that you are working on that you would like to see in the 7.x-1.4, please get *all* pull requests in by that time.

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