Austin, TX DSpace community members will be attending conferences and meetings this spring where DSpace 7 UI development will be discussed. If you will be attending as well please reach out to them, "ask about DSpace 7," and find out how to get involved with community efforts around the development of DSpace 7.
This month's issue of Hydra-In-A-Box Update is now available with news and information about community progress, plans, and pilots:
Austin, TX Did you miss today's Hot Topics webinar—Introducing DSpace 7? Claire Knowles, The University of Edinburgh, Art Lowel, Atmire, Andrea Bollini, 4Science, and Tim Donohue, DuraSpace, highlighted key aspects of DSpace 7 development with an overview of the Rest API and Angular UI. Listen to the recording and download the slides now available here: http://duraspace.org/hot-topics
From Michele Mennielli, International Business Developer 4Science
Rome, Italy DSpace provides many of the features of a Digital Library Asset Management System (DAMS), indeed it is already used by hundreds of institutions all around the world as a DAMS. DSpace stores, preserves and disseminates digital cultural heritage content fulfilling the four main tasks required of any Digital Library System:
1. ingestion of digital objects together with their metadata;
VIVO Camp Registration extended. We have a great group signed up to learn about VIVO at VIVO Camp, April 6-8 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Registration has been extended and will remain open until we're full. Register today for Camp here.
From Yinlin Chen, Software Engineer, Digital Library Development, University Libraries, Virginia Tech
From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director