Islandora CLAW Islandora CLAW


Islandora CLAW is the next generation of Islandora. Still in development, this major upgrade will be compatible with Fedora 4.

For more details, please check out the following resources:

Repository Structure

Note: the Ansible and Docker repositories were early experimental provisioning tools for the CLAW stack, and are currently not supported. For context see this. Development is focused on claw_vagrant, which is the recommended starting point for working with CLAW.


  • UPEI
  • discoverygarden inc.
  • McMaster University
  • University of Limerick
  • York University
  • University of Manitoba
  • Simon Fraser University
  • PALS
  • American Philosophical Society
  • Common Media Inc.



If you would like to contribute, please get involved by attending our weekly Tech Call. We love to hear from you!

If you would like to contribute code to the project, you need to be covered by an Islandora Foundation Contributor License Agreement or Corporate Contributor Licencse Agreement. Please see the Contributors pages on Islandora.ca for more information.

If you want to pull down the submodules for development, don't forget to run git submodule update --init --recursive after cloning.