Child pages
  • Create or convert a Capsule

Versions Compared

Key

  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.

Navigate to the Capsule Creation Page

Navigate to "Data Capsules" on the top menu of HTRC Analytics.

Create a Capsule

Click Create A Capsule toward the top right.

...

You will be prompted to choose to create either a Demo Capsule or a Research Capsule

 

Create Demo Capsule

Note:

  • Demo Capsules are not configureable and can access public domain content only.
  • You cannot request to export derived data from a Demo Capsule.

...

You will be prompted to agree to the HTRC Data Capsules Terms of Use. Please review this document as it outlines policy for acceptable in-Capsule behavior. 

Create Research Capsule

Note:

  • Demo Capsules are configureable and by default can access public domain content only.
  • You request to export derived data from a Research Capsule.
  • Additional information is required to create your Capsule. 
  • During creation or after it's created, researchers from HathiTrust member institutions can request for their Research Capsule to be converted to one with computational access to the full HathiTrust corpus, including in-copyright content. 

...

Capsule size can range from 2-4 VCPUs and from 4-16 GB of memory. The VCPUs and memory allocation you choose will affect the processing speed of your Capsule. 

Image Modified

Add the description for your research project. These answers will be used to aid in reviewing requests to export results from your Capsule. The more information you can provide, the more easily we can assess your results for adherence to the HTRC's Non-consumptive Use Research Policy

...

You will be prompted to agree to the HTRC Data Capsules Terms of Use. Please review this document as it outlines policy for acceptable in-Capsule behavior. You will be reminded of these terms regularly while using your Capsule. 

Check Capsule Status 

After creating a capsule, you will be taken back to the Capsules page. By default the capsule you just created is not running. 


  

Convert a Research Capsule

HathiTrust member-affiliated individuals can request to convert existing Research Capsules into one with access to the full HathiTrust corpus. 

...