This documentation refers to an earlier version of Islandora. is current.


A framework to facilitate the population of XML forms during the usual ingest workflow. When an object is being an ingested, a page will be added as part of the ingest process that will provide the option to use the populator.

Populator options include:

  • DOI Populator
  • EndNote Populator
  • PMID Populator
  • RIS.Populator
  • Islandora XSLT Populator (settings at /admin/islandora/tools/xslt_populator )



Release Notes and Downloads


Install as usual, see this for further information.


Restrict to certain content models in in Administration » Islandora » Populator Configuration (admin/islandora/populator). This will remove the ingest step from content models not selected.


Configuring DOI Populator

  • Click to: Home » Administration » Islandora » Solution pack configuration » Scholar » DOI Configuration (admin/islandora/solution_pack_config/scholar/islandora_doi)
  • Registered an email for Crossref OpenURL. This requires registering, but there's no password later.  As of Fall 2017, there is no fee or cap on usage.  When you register, Crossref says they use this for tracking errors and that kind of thing.
  • Enter your email that you registered with Crossref in the setting for "OpenURL PID", and click to "Save configuration".
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