Following meetings in 2014, 2015, and 2016, we are happy to announce that there will be a fourth German DSpace User Group Meeting in 2017. The German DSpace User Group Meeting 2017 will be organized by Fraunhofer IRB, Stuttgart University Library and The Library Code. It will take place at University of Stuttgart on Thursday, 21st September 2017. So please, save the date! Further information will be sent out.
Information about the German DSpace User Group may be found here.
Join us in November for a two-part webinar series devoted to DuraSpace Services, “2015 Accomplishments and A Sneak Peek at What Lies Ahead.” This series will highlight the recent developments of our suite of services including DSpace Direct, ArchivesDirect, DuraCloud and our soon to be released service, DuraCloud Vault.
Details and registration are available here.
Winchester, MA Fedora 4, the new, revitalized version of Fedora, was released into production in November 2014. Fedora 4 features include vast improvements in scalability, linked data capabilities, research data support, modularity, ease of use and more. How can you learn more? Come to Fedora Camp, November 16-18 (Monday-Wednesday) at Duke University where participants will have a chance to dive in and learn all about Fedora 4.
Justin Starren, M.D., Ph.D., FACMI <http://cts.vresp.com/c/?DoodleDesignInc./b4f1aedfae/TEST/f85620e1c5> is an invited speaker at the 2015 VIVO Conference.
By Bram Luyten, @mire
Registration is available for our upcoming Hot Topics: The DuraSpace Community Webinar Series:
"Integrating ORCID Persistent Identifiers with DuraSpace DSpace, Fedora and VIVO"
Curated by: Josh Brown, Regional Director Europe, ORCID
The Tenth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2015, will be held on June 8-11, 2015 in Indianapolis (Indiana, USA). The organizers are pleased to invite you to contribute to the program. This year's conference theme is:
LOOKING BACK, MOVING FORWARD: OPEN REPOSITORIES AT THE CROSSROADS
DuraSpace invites you to attend our tenth Hot Topics: The DuraSpace Community Webinar Series, "All About the SHared Access Research Ecosystem (SHARE)."
Curated by Greg Tananbaum, Product Lead, SHARE
On October 15th DuraSpace presented “Fedora 4.0 in Action at The Art Institute of Chicago and UCSD.” This webinar was the first in the ninth Hot Topics Community Webinar series, “Early Advantage: Introducing New Fedora 4.0 Repositories.”
Winchester, MA The 8th DuraSpace Hot Topics Community Webinar Series, “Doing It: How Non-ARL Institutions are Managing Digital Collections” began October 2, 2014. The first webinar in this series curated by Liz Bishoff, “Research Results on Non-ARL Academic Libraries Managing Digital Collections,” provided an overview of the methodology and key questions and findings of the Managing Digital Collections Survey of non-ARL academic libraries. Participants also had the opportunity to share how