Winchester, MA The 2012 DuraCloud webinars are now available for you to browse on the DuraCloud YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/duracloudvideos. Join almost 2,300 viewers who have tuned in to learn about a wide range of useful DuraCloud-related topics that include:
From Stacie Lemick, Programs and Operations Associate (SPARC)
Washington, DC SPARC (The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) is pleased to announce the dates for our second biennial North American meeting on Open Access on March 2-4, 2014 in Kansas City.
Please plan to join us for what promises to be another lively and engaging opportunity to explore the latest developments in Open Access publishing, repositories, policies and practices.
Winchester, MA Looking back over ten years of DSpace development with active community participation @mire noted in a recent blog post that on Nov 18, 2002 Robert Tansley sent a message to the OAI-general list announcing "Version 1.0 of the DSpace institutional repository software platform is available..."
From Adam Soroka, the University of Virginia Library, on behalf of the Fedora repository committers
Charlottesville, VA The Fedora repository committers have cut a new release: 3.6.2. It's a small set of changes primarily consisting of fixes to recently discovered bugs. Please find release notes here:
From Karen Meijer-Kline, Communications and Member Services Officer, Public Knowledge Project (PKP), Simon Fraser University Library
Burnaby, BC, Canada The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) and the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) are pleased to announce the Fourth International PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference, which will be held from August 19 - 21, 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico.