Very different work steps are often required to process the workflows within Goobi. These, however, are often individual and tailored to special needs, so that they are not useful for every other Goobi user. For this reason, numerous areas of Goobi workflow can be extended with plug-ins. On the one hand, this keeps the core of the application slim and, on the other, allows almost any extension of the functionalities.
In the course of the last years more than 200 such plugins have already been developed. These address, for example, individual imports and exports for interaction with external technical systems such as catalogs or repositories. In addition, there are also numerous plug-ins for very special tasks and data acquisition within Goobi workflow itself or for the automation of individual activities.
Plugins currently exist for the following plug-in types: