In the fall of 2014, the Library of Congress solicited bids for a
new BIBFRAME Search and Display system. Aaron Schmidt of Influx
Library User Interface Design and Jeremy Nelson successful proposal
Screen-shot of BIBCAT's first iteration the basis for open-source the BIBFRAME Catalog (shortened to BIBCAT) and a backend BIBFRAME Datastore that extends the Semantic Server REST API to communicate wth Fedora 4 as a linked-data platform, a Elasticsearch for search, and Blazegraph as a SPARQL endpoint.