Vol. 5, Issue 6, June 2013

DuraSpace Digest

The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent events, releases, and opportunities of interest to the DuraSpace community. 
Follow us on Twitter to get the latest from DuraSpace: https://twitter.com/duraspace
Subscribe to the DuraSpace Blog RSS here: http://duraspace.org/rss.xml
 

in this issue

DuraSpace News

- VIVO to Join DuraSpace Organization as Incubated Project

- Meet You on Repository Island: DuraSpace at Open Repositories 2013

- Visit With DuraSpace at Open Repositories 2013 

 

DuraSpace Projects

- Northeastern University Libraries Joins the Fedora Futures Project as Platinum Sponsor 

- Welcome DSpace Committer: Kostas Stamatis

- DSpace Bootcamp Recordings, Slides and Notes

- Welcome DSpace committer: Keiji Suzuki

- NOW AVAILABLE: New Release of DSpace CRIS Module

- Report from the DSpace User Group Meeting Held in Conjunction with OAI8

-WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE: " Case Studies: VIVO at Colorado, Brown, Duke, and Weill Cornell Medical College" 

- WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE: "VIVO Technical Deep Dive"

 

DuraSpace Services

- New Pilot Program: Universities Join DuraCloud/Archive-it Collection Back-up Test 

 

Community

- Clifford Lynch and David Wood to Speak at 2013 VIVO Conference 

- Operating Instructions: Participate in Open Repositories 2013 Workshops and Hackfest

- AVAILABLE: Research Data Curation Bibliography

- Are You an I2 Member Planning to Attend SuperComputing 2013 (SC13)?

- CALL: International Journal of Digital Libraries Special Issue on Digital Scholarship

- New Webinar@AIMS: Learn About the Ontology Plug-in for Integrating Controlled Vocabularies

 

DURASPACE NEWS

VIVO to Join DuraSpace Organization as Incubated Project
The DuraSpace organization and the VIVO Project are pleased to announce that after initial fundraising and planning, VIVO is entering an incubation period with DuraSpace. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/vivo-join-duraspace-organization-incubated-project
Related link: http://vivoweb.org/
Meet You on Repository Island: DuraSpace at Open Repositories 2013 
If you are traveling to Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island in Canada for the Eight International Conference on Open Repositories next month (July 8-12) you may be interested in these DuraSpace-related workshops, presentations and meetings.  
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/meet-you-repository-island-duraspace-open-repositories-2013 
Related link: http://or2013.net/content/workshop-signup

Visit With DuraSpace at Open Repositories 2013  

Join us at the DuraSpace Reception which will be held at the St. James' Gate Pub and Restaurant onThursday, July 11, 2013 from 6:30 - 8:30pm (address: St. James' Gate 129 Kent Street, Charlottetown, PEI).

Read the post: http://duraspace.org/visit-duraspace-open-repositories-2013

Related link: http://or2013.net/

 

Where We'll Be...

for a comprehensive online view of upcoming community events.
 

DURASPACE PROJECTS

Northeastern University Libraries Joins the Fedora Futures Project as Platinum Sponsor  
The Fedora Futures team is very pleased to extend a warm welcome to Northeastern University as a new member of the Fedora Futures Advisory Board. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/northeastern-university-libraries-joins-fedora-futures-project-platinum-sponsor  
Related link: http://fcrepo.org/blog/2013/03/18/welcome-to-the-future/

Welcome DSpace Committer: Kostas Stamatis 
The DSpace committers team is delighted to announce a new member to the group: Kostas Stamatis from The National Documentation Centre / National Hellenic Research Foundation (EKT / NHRF) in Greece. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/welcome-latest-dspace-committer-kostas-stamatis 
Related link: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/DSPACE/DSpaceContributors 

DSpace Bootcamp Recordings, Slides and Notes 
During the morning session of the recent DSpace Boot Camp held on May 28 in Ghent, Belgium, Pieter Van der Elst walked participants through the DSpace directory structure and shared a few customization best practices. Bram Luyten gave a primer on XML User Interface customization. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/dspace-bootcamp-recordings-slides-and-notes 
Related link: http://atmire.com/website/?q=content/dspace-bootcamp-recordings-slides-and-notes 

Welcome DSpace committer: Keiji Suzuki 
The DSpace committers team is delighted to announce a new member to the group: Keiji Suzuki from Ebetsu, Japan.  
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/welcome-latest-dspace-committer-keiji-suzuki 
Related link: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/DSPACE/DSpaceContributors 

NOW AVAILABLE: New Release of DSpace CRIS Module  
CINECA and the University of Hong Kong (HKU) are pleased to announce the immediate availability for download of a new release of the DSpace CRIS module.  
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/now-available-new-release-dspace-cris-module 
Related link: https://github.com/CILEA/dspace-cris 

Report from the DSpace User Group Meeting Held in Conjunction with OAI8 
Participants from 9 countries convened on June 18 in Geneva, Switzerland for an intensive one-day DSpace User Group Meeting. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/report-dspace-user-group-meeting-held-conjunction-oai8 
Related links: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUXEgUfQ120http://www.slideshare.net/tdonohue/d-space-roadmapvisionoai8

WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE: " Case Studies: VIVO at Colorado, Brown, Duke, and Weill Cornell Medical College"  
On June 4 DuraSpace offered the second webinar in the Hot Topics DuraSpace Community Webinar Series, "Series Five: VIVO: Research Discovery and Networking."  
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/webinar-recording-available-case-studies-vivo-colorado-brown-duke-and-weill-cornell-medical-college  
Related link:  http://duraspace.org/hot-topics 

WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE: "VIVO Technical Deep Dive" 
On June 11 Brian Lowe and Jim Blake from Cornell University presented, "VIVO Technical Deep Dive."  This was the third and final webinar in the Hot Topics: The DuraSpace Community Webinar Series, "Series Five: VIVO: Research Discovery and Networking" curated by Dean Krafft.  
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/webinar-recording-available-vivo-technical-deep-dive 
Related link: http://duraspace.org/hot-topics   

 

DURASPACE SERVICES  

New Pilot Program: Universities Join DuraCloud/Archive-it Collection Back-up Test 
Columbia University, Rice University, and the State of North Carolina will take part in the newly launched DuraCloud Archive-It (AI) pilot program designed to provide Archive-It partner organizations with additional options to back-up their collections of archived content.  
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/new-pilot-program-universities-join-duracloudarchive-it-collection-back-test  
Related links: http://archive-it.org/http://duracloud.org/
 

COMMUNITY

Clifford Lynch and David Wood to Speak at 2013 VIVO Conference  
The 2013 VIVO Conference is set for August 14-16 in St. Louis. Clifford Lynch, Executive Director at CNI, and David Wood, Chief Technology Officer at 3 Round Stones, will be speakers at the Conference.   
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/clifford-lynch-and-david-wood-speak-2013-vivo-conference  
Related link: https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ehome/vivo2013/home/

Operating Instructions: Participate in Open Repositories 2013 Workshops and Hackfest 
Open Repositories 2013 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada is less than a month away (July 8-12) and is shaping up to provide a packed week of workshops, presentations, panels, posters, demos, and user group sessions that will interest anyone working with repositories and the digital information lifecycle. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/operating-instructions-participate-open-repositories-2013-workshops-and-hackfest 
Related links: http://or2013.net/program/session-schedule 

AVAILABLE: Research Data Curation Bibliography 
Digital Scholarship  has released version 3 of the Research Data Curation Bibliography. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/available-research-data-curation-bibliography-0 
Related link: http://digital-scholarship.org/rdcb/rdcb.htm 

Are You an I2 Member Planning to Attend SuperComputing 2013 (SC13)? 
Internet2 is actively seeking ways to help members participate in SC13's technical program and exhibits. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/are-you-i2-member-planning-attend-supercomputing-2013-sc13 
Related link: http://www.internet2.edu/ 

CALL: International Journal of Digital Libraries Special Issue on Digital Scholarship 
Digital scholarship, or "cyberscholarship"-that based on data and computation-is radically reshaping knowledge discovery, creation, analysis, presentation and dissemination in many topical areas. 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/call-international-journal-digital-libraries-special-issue-digital-scholarship  

New Webinar@AIMS: Learn About the Ontology Plug-in for Integrating Controlled Vocabularies 
The FAO of the United Nations, the Agricultural Information Management Standards (AIMS) Community and Hasselt University Library are pleased to announce a new webinar entitled "Integrating controlled vocabularies in information management systems: the new ontology plug-in." 
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/new-webinaraims-learn-about-ontology-plug-integrating-controlled-vocabularies 
Related link: http://aims.fao.org/

 
 
 
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.