Basler Africa Portal

Alice Spinnler, Martin Reisacher, Andreas Ledl, David Tréfás

Abstract

The article aims to present the project "Africa Portal" in which five institutions located in Basel create an integrated search interface in order to make their data accessible. Following a description of the process concerning normalizing different data structures and formats, the article also focuses on the outcomes and the possible developments of the "Africa Portal" in the future.