Ms Junran Lei

Ms Junran Lei

Position: Digital Humanities Development Officer

School and/or Centres: Centre for Digital Humanities Research


Phone: ( 02 ) 61252063

Short biography:

Junran Lei has been involved in a number of system development projects in Humanities research.  She developed AUSTLANG, an Australian Indigenous language database with GIS mapping features,  OZBIB, a linguistic bibliography database, i‐Dig, a Fedora based search engine for harvested  collections and a semantic web for museum prototype system. She worked as a researcher to  investigate the development of an open source archival repository and preservation system for UNESCO. She is currently working on OCCAMS, an online cultural collection analysis and management system at the Centre for Digital Humanities Research, Australian National University.







Areas of expertise and interest:

Software Design and Development

Software Requirement and Business Analysis

Software Project Management

Information Management and Information Systems

Data Analysis and Visualisation

Geo-spatial Mapping

Open Source Software

Digital Humanities Toolkits

3D Modeling and Animation

Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality/Mixed Reality

Semantic Web

Selected Publications:


2010 The Data Management Journey -- Microsoft eHeritage Workshop

2007 Towards an Open Source Archival Repository and Preservation System

UNESCO Memory of the World: towards an open source repository and preservation system; Recommendations on the implementation of an open source digital archival and preservation system and on related software development.

2006 Semantic Web for Museums


OCCAMS - Online Cultural Collections Analysis and Management System

AUSTLANG: Australian Indigenous Languages database system

Towards an Open Source Archival Repository and Preservation System

Database System for "To be continued: discovering fiction in Australian newspapers"

Australasian Consortium of Humanities Research Centres (ACHRC) Visitors Database

The Australian Common Reader System Development

Off-line Database and Interactive Map for PNG land use survey reports

ASEDA: Aboriginal Studies Electronic Data Archive Redevelopment

i-Dig: Indigenous Collections and Knowledge Research Search Engine

MILR (Maintenance of Indigenous Languages Records) mapping interface

AUSTKIN - The development of a Geo-spatial interface for kinship data.

Semantic Web for Museums

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