Callimac Knowledge Retrieval offers access to a repository containing full text indexed agricultural research papers, development project documentation and reports.

"Administration" lets entitled users administer the document repository. The admin user interface offers functions to add or delete documents or to simply browse the repository contents.

There are two ways to search the document repository:

  • The simple search interface offers the possibility to enter search criteria. The search criteria may contain wildcards. The result will be displayed as formatted text.

  • The expert search interface accepts xquery language. These may be straight forward xpath expressions or complex xqueries. The result is displayes as well formatted XML.

The repository is organized like a file-system. The content of the collections/folders can be displayed via the menu item "Content overview".

The application is based on the open-source XML-database eXist.