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Austin, TX  The Fedora Project is set to hold a three-day Fedora Camp in New York City, hosted by Columbia University Libraries at the Butler Library, November 28-30, 2016.  In this post you will find an overview of what will be covered on each day, and details regarding instructors and scheduling.

Submitted by carol on Mon, 2016-10-17 09:25

“Telling DSpace Stories” is a community-led initiative aimed at introducing project leaders and their ideas to one another while providing details about DSpace implementations for the community and beyond. The following interview conducted by Carol Minton Morris with Samu Viita includes personal observations that may not represent the opinions and views of the National Library of Finland or the DSpace Project.

What’s your role with DSpace at your organization or institution?

Submitted by carol on Mon, 2016-10-17 08:50

From Tim Donohue, DSpace tech lead on behalf of the DSpace developers

Austin, TX  DSpace 5.6 is now available providing security fixes to the XMLUI, JSPUI and REST API, along with bug fixes to the DSpace 5.x platform.

Submitted by carol on Fri, 2016-10-14 10:17

From the organisers of the Twelfth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2017

Brisbane, Australia  The OR17 Call for Proposals is available on the conference web site:

Submitted by carol on Fri, 2016-09-30 10:32

The German DSpace User Group Meeting 2016 took place at ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics in Hamburg on September 27th, 2016. This was the third annual meeting for the group. With 45 participants, it was the largest meeting so far. High attendance was due in part to the momentum that DSpace has in Germany right now.  A few new institutions participated that were already working on their migration or are considering migrating to DSpace.

Submitted by kristi on Wed, 2016-09-28 12:06

By Susanna Mornati, 4Science  At 4Science,, we are all very proud to appear for the first time in the DuraSpace Digest.

Submitted by kristi on Wed, 2016-09-28 09:28

Austin, TX  DuraSpace is pleased to announce that Heather Greer Klein accepted the position as hosted services customer specialist effective October 26, 2016. In this role, Heather will work closely with the DuraSpace hosted services team to manage the lead to sale process of DuraSpace hosted services (DuraCloud, DSpaceDirect, ArchivesDirect) including customer service, product pricing, new account set up, onboarding, and training.

Submitted by carol on Tue, 2016-09-27 09:14

From Aaron Coburn, systems administrator and programmer, Academic Technology Services, Amherst College

Amherst, MA  I would like to announce the 4.4.4 release of the Fedora Camel component.

This is a patch release that deprecates two endpoint options: transform and tombstone. Those options are still available in this release, but they will log a warning; they will be completely removed in the 4.5.0 release.

Submitted by carol on Thu, 2016-09-22 13:45


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