Vol. 5, Issue 3, March 2013

DuraSpace Digest

The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent blog posts about news, events, releases, and opportunities of interest to the DuraSpace community. Subscribe to the DuraSpace Blog RSS here: http://duraspace.org/rss.xml

 

in this issue

 

DuraSpace News

- Looking into the Future of DSpace and Fedora

DuraSpace Projects

- eCampus News: Advancing Student Learning with DSpace and Fedora 

- OAI8 Pre-Conference DSpace User Group Meeting

DuraSpace Services

- JOIN US for DSpaceDirect Demos at the "Discover DSpace" ACRL Booth

Community

- WATCH AND LISTEN "DPN Technical Architecture Review": Solution for Preserving Future Scholarship

- "Side by Side" Documentary Explores Evolution of Movie Production and Archiving

- AVAILABLE-Supplement to Digital Curation Bibliography: Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works

- WATCH: Wikipedia and Libraries: What's the Connection?

- eCampus News: Advancing Student Learning with DSpace and Fedora

 

DSNews DURASPACE NEWS

Looking into the Future of DSpace and Fedora 
Earlier this month DuraSpace hosted a 2-day Sponsor Summit Meeting for more than 60 sponsors from 54 organizations in Baltimore to "move the needle" towards a digital future that meets shared needs through investment in DSpace and Fedora. 
Related links: Summit Overview http://bit.ly/YcEri5 Presentation Slides http://slidesha.re/XsWryN

 

 
Look for DuraSpace at
CNI Spring Membership Meeting April 4-5, San Antonio, TX
ACRL April 14-20, Indianapolis, IN
Internet2 Membership Meeting April 22-25, Arlington, VA 
 
Visit the DuraSpace Community Calendar or our recent Event Blog Posts for a comprehensive online view of upcoming community events.
 

DURASPACE PROJECTS

eCampus News: Advancing Student Learning with DSpace and Fedora
Rhodes College is a small liberal arts college located in Memphis, Tennessee. An institutional DSpace repository "DLynx" has been in operation there since 2006 and a Fedora Repository has been in production since 2005 featuring the "Crossroads to Freedom" Collection. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/ecampus-news-advancing-student-learning-dspace-and-fedora
Related link: http://www.ecampusnews.com/technologies/how-four-tech-savvy-colleges-advance-student-learning-with-technology/? 
 
OAI8 Pre-Conference DSpace User Group Meeting
@mire and the DSpace Community Advisory Team with the support of DuraSpace, invite all DSpace enthusiasts to the DSpace user group meeting on Tuesday, June 18th from 9:00am to 5:00pm in Geneva, Switzerland.  

Read the post: http://duraspace.org/oai8-pre-conference-dspace-user-group-meeting
Related links: To register https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1H2WXTC5Z-bmwOM7xFolDN9uB960IPER2yPInCyvr0z4/viewform, OAI8: https://indico.cern.ch/internalPage.py?pageId=4&confId=211600

 

DSServicesDURASPACE SERVICES  

JOIN US for DSpaceDirect Demos at the "Discover DSpace" ACRL Booth
DuraSpace will feature demonstrations of DSpaceDirect, the new hosted turnkey repository solution from Duraspace. at the "Discover DSpace" booth (1326), ACRL (April 10-13, 2013).
 

CommunityCOMMUNITY

WATCH AND LISTEN "DPN Technical Architecture Review": Solution for Preserving Future Scholarship  
Members of the Digital Preservation Network (DPN) Technical Team presented an overview web seminar on March 20, 2013. 

"Side by Side" Documentary Explores Evolution of Movie Production and Archiving  
For more than a century movie makers told stories and explained our world in moving pictures using film. The entire process-from creation promotion, distribution, preservation and archiving-has undergone a rapid technological change from traditional chemical-based film processes to all digital.Read the post: http://duraspace.org/side-side-documentary-explores-evolution-movie-production-and-archiving 
Related link: http://sidebysidethemovie.com/

AVAILABLE-Supplement to Digital Curation Bibliography: Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works 
Digital Scholarship has released the Digital Curation Bibliography: Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works, 2012 Supplement. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/available%E2%80%93supplement-digital-curation-bibliography-preservation-and-stewardship-scholarly-works 
Related link: http://digital-scholarship.org/dcbw/s1/dcbw-s1.htm 

WATCH: Wikipedia and Libraries: What's the Connection? 
Wikipedia and Libraries: What's the Connection?, a project briefing presented at CNI's fall 2012 membership meeting by Merrilee Proffitt of OCLC and Sara Snyder of the Smithsonian Institution, is now available on CNI's two video channels. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/watch-%E2%80%8Bwikipedia-and-libraries-whats-connection 
Related links: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a6Qs-_51Qko&feature=youtu.behttp://vimeo.com/61522767

 
 
 
DuraSpace Digest is published by DuraSpace. For more information, or to have your news and information included please contact Carol Minton Morris, Marketing and Communications Director, DuraSpace: cmmorris@duraspace.org.

 

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