ON Media Portal™

The innovative system for archiving and the usage of the cultural heritage of Italian libraries

The project

The idea behind this proposal comes from the desire to preserve and enhance the cultural and archaeological heritage of the national territory.

The actual trend

Analog context:

The trend is negative in the usage of services in Italian libraries, in loans especially.

Digital context:

In all the library where MLOL (i.e. an e-lending service) operates, the trend is a progressive grown in loans.

Oyster has created the solution to strengthen the central role of libraries in the daily life of citizens

ON Media Portal™

A real web portal for multimedia archives consulting.

  • Multimedia catalouging of files through a structured relational database

  • Insertion and modification of the descriptive fields of the file

  • Full-text research

  • Real3D file visualization

  • Virtual shelves files organization

  • Private access area for personal assigned to update scanned files

  • Optimized consultation for touch screen panel

It's like browsing through it for real !

ON Media Portal™ can be fully integrated with ON ecosystem

Mobile App

To benefit from different services

Information on the structure

The user is updated on timetables, events, extra openings/closures.

Tour AR

It allows the user to find books using RFID / NFC tags

Booking place

The user can book a place in the reading room


The user can check the availability of a book and eventually have the access to the online consultation

ON Media Portal™ is already active in some Italian libraries

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