Welcome to SIRIS Member Services Page

SIRIS Reports
Listing of monthly statistical reports on system usage for both Horizon and iPac. Reports are broken down by catalogs/databases and include all monthly reports going back to a couple of years.

Cataloging References
Online Cataloging support and references. Provide Search Authority Headings on National databases, Access to Online MARC Documenations, and Smithsonian Internal Documentations.

Horizon MARC Editor Documentation
Horizon 7.3 MARC Editor training document

Local 986 filed for Exhibition Information
SIRIS Members (Librarians and Archivests) have joinly decided on the following local MARC field defination to cataloging items that are on Exhibition. This information will be extracted and formated to follow EDAN data model, and will used for disaplay in collections Search Center.

 

Image FTP Instruction
User manual for how to upload local images to SIRIS image server is available. Please call Jim Felley for user ID and password.

Export Marc record to import to AT Instruction
User instruction for how to export Marc records from Horiozn and then load into AT.

AT User's Manual - Introduction
Step by step introductions to basic functions in AT.

Check for known coordinates (Lat/Long) for map display (updates weekly)
This file contains all coordinates used to display pins on Google maps based on textual data for country, state/province, city from Horizon 662 field. If you use a location that is not listed in this file, a pin will not be dispalyed for that location. Please report to SIRIS to add the location.

Horizon Label Printing Instruction

SIRIS Project request form
Project request form is for existing SIRIS members who needs to ask SIRIS to help with a specific project. Please download and fill in the form and send the request form to Ching-hsien Wang via email.

Instruction: Horizon record printing
This document explains how you can print: 1) a single record, 2) multiple individual records, or 3) a range of records..

Horizon connection via Citrix Server and download Request Form
You can access SIRIS HORIZON from remote locations via a Citrix Server provided and maintained by OCIO network division. All problems with Citrix connections should be directed to OCIO Network Division via HEAT.

Z39.50 Connection parameter for all SIRIS catalogs
Z39.50 connection parameters allow any system with Z39.50 capability to search SIRIS records from their system without the need for users to directly connect to www.siris.si.edu.


Index Definitions on SIRIS
Libraries Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Rstrictions
Archives Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions
Art Inventories Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions
Juley Photo Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions
AECI Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions
Bibliographies Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions
Chronology Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions
SIThesauri Horizon Indexes iPac KW indexes Horizon Limits& Restrictions


Instruction: Horizon record printing

EDAN Support
Index Metadata Model document (Version 1.06)
http://sirismm.si.edu/siris/EDAN_phase1_IndexMetadataModel_1.06.pdf

Using Image Delivery Service for image display
Image Delivery Service syntax: Image Display.

Solr schema XSD file

XML sample file for the Index Metadata Model Index
http://sirismm.si.edu/siris/IMMFormatExample.xml