E-corpus is a collective heritage in 2009 in France by the Center of Conservation of the Book. Its name is written in lowercase: e-corpus .
E-corpus records, records, records, books, magazines, and more. Videos, works of art). Its interface is available in several languages (French, English, Chinese, Arabic, Spanish, Catalan and Italian).
The various partners – principally booksellers, museums or archives – deposit their content on this basis.
The description of the documents is hierarchical with metadata in the XML-EAD format, which can then be converted into other formats, notably into Dublin Core . An OAI-PMH archives permits interoperability with other platforms (Isidore (rechercheisidore.fr), Gallica (Bibliothèque nationale de France), and Google Books ).