Vol. 6, Issue 11, December 2014

Vol. 6, Issue 11,  December 2014

The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent events, releases, and opportunities of interest to the DuraSpace community.
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in this issue

DuraSpace News

  • DuraSpace Adds 40 New Contributors in 2014 Campaign|
  • Cramer, Hilton, Kimpton on Changing Information Systems Landscape in Higher Education at the CNI Fall Meeting Plenary Session
  • A View From CNI Breakout Sessions: SHARE, Linked Data for Libraries, Fedora 4 and VIVO
  • Webinar Recording Available: "The SHARE Notification Service"

DuraSpace Projects

DSpace

  • DSpace 5.0 Previews: Auto Upgrade and Batch Import Features

Fedora

  • NOW AVAILABLE: Fedora 4 Production Release-Not Your Dad's Fedora

VIVO

  • VIVO at the 47th American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
  • COMMENTS REQUESTED: VIVO Strategic Goals for 2015-2016

DuraSpace Services

  • Integrative Health Care Case Reports Now Widely Accessible in DSpaceDirect

DuraSpace Registered Service Provider (RSP) Highlights

  • OpenBU Adopts @mire's Managed Hosting
  • DSpace-CRIS News from Cineca

Community

  • CALL for OR2015 Scholarship Programme Applicants
  • Apply to be a DPLA (Digital Public Library of America) Hub!
  • NOW OPEN: OR2015 Conference System-Submit Your Open Repositories Conference Proposal

DURASPACE NEWS

DuraSpace Adds 40 New Contributors in 2014 Campaign
Many thanks to our community for the success of the 2014 DuraSpace fundraising campaign. The total dollars raised was $1.25 million, ensuring that DuraSpace open source projects, DSpace, Fedora and VIVO, continue to serve the global communities that depend on them into the future.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2402

Cramer, Hilton, Kimpton on Changing Information Systems Landscape in Higher Education at the CNI Fall Meeting Plenary Session
The CNI Fall Member Meeting opened with a plenary panel discussion led by CNI Executive Director, Clifford Lynch and panelists Tom Cramer, James Hilton and Michele Kimpton, highlighted some of the advantages and risks of developing and using community source software along with associated business models for SAAS.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2406
Related link: http://www.cni.org/events/membership-meetings/past-meetings/fall-2014/

A View From CNI Breakout Sessions: SHARE, Linked Data for Libraries, Fedora 4 and VIVO
The recent CNI Fall Member Meeting held in Washington, DC featured a wide variety of topics in multiple breakout sessions of interest to practitioners in the fields of digital information technology and scholarly communication.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2409
Related link: http://www.cni.org/events/membership-meetings/past-meetings/fall-2014/

Webinar Recording Available: "The SHARE Notification Service"
Eric Celeste, SHARE's Technical Lead presented a webinar on, "The SHARE Notification Service" on December 10, 2014.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2401
Related link: http://www.duraspace.org/hot-topics

 

Visit the DuraSpace Community Calendar or our recent Event Blog Posts
for a comprehensive online view of upcoming community events.

DURASPACE PROJECTS

DSpace

DSpace 5.0 Previews: Auto Upgrade and Batch Import Features
Throughout the month DuraSpace is highlighting key features that will be available to the community in the upcoming release of DSpace 5.0.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2403
Related link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwEwLRg928E

Fedora

NOW AVAILABLE: Fedora 4 Production Release-Not Your Dad's Fedora
Groundbreaking new capabilities make Fedora 4 the repository platform of choice for right now and into the future. The international Fedora repository community and DuraSpace are very pleased to announce the production release of Fedora 4.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2394
Related link: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/FEDORA40/Fedora+4.0+Documentation

VIVO

VIVO at the 47th American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
The American Geophysical Union (AGU), with greater than 62,000 members from more than 140 countries, advances the Earth and space sciences by catalyzing and supporting the efforts of individual scientist.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2404
Related link: http://tw.rpi.edu/web/event/AGU/FM/2014/Participation

COMMENTS REQUESTED: VIVO Strategic Goals for 2015-2016
15 VIVO Goals for 2015-2016 have been Identified and selected by the VIVO Strategy Group and are presented for comment.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2405
Related link: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/VIVO/VIVO+Strategic+Planning+Meeting+-+December+1-2,+2014

DServices

DURASPACE SERVICES
Interested in learning more about how DuraCloud, DSpaceDirect, or both may be a good fit for you? Simply submit your information and we will get back to you shortly!
For more information about DuraCloud, please visit: http://duracloud.org/account-inquiry
To request details about DSpaceDirect, simply to go: http://dspacedirect.org/inquiry

Integrative Health Care Case Reports Now Widely Accessible in DSpaceDirect
Martha Menard, Director of the Crocker Institute, is responsible for day-to-day operations, repository maintenance and overall design of the CaseRe3 Repository for Integrative Health Care Case Reports.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2391
Related link: http://dspacedirect.org/profile/58

DURASPACE REGISTERED SERVICE PROVIDER (RSP) HIGHLIGHTS

This section highlights the work of DuraSpace Registered Service Providers.

@mire
OpenBU Adopts @mire's Managed Hosting
OpenBU is Boston University's institutional repository, providing open access availability of the university's research, increasing web visibility of publications and work acknowledgement.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2410
Related link: http://atmire.com/website/

CINECA
DSpace-CRIS News from Cineca
In the past few weeks Cineca attended two interesting events and had the chance to discuss Repository, CRIS and RIM systems.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2408
Related link: http://www.cineca.it/en

 

COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY CALL for OR2015 Scholarship Programme Applicants
The Tenth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2015, will take place on June 8-11, 2015 in Indianapolis (Indiana, USA). The organizers are pleased to invite you to apply to the 2015 Scholarship Programme.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2392
Related link: http://www.or2015.net/

Apply to be a DPLA (Digital Public Library of America) Hub!
The Digital Public Library of America seeks applicants to serve as Service Hubs and Content Hubs in our growing national network.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2393
Related link: http://dp.la/info/2014/12/02/apply-to-be-a-new-dpla-hub/

NOW OPEN: OR2015 Conference System-Submit Your Open Repositories Conference Proposal
The Tenth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2015, will be held June 8-11, 2015 in Indianapolis (Indiana, USA). The organizers are pleased to invite you to contribute to the program.
Read the post: http://duraspace.org/articles/2407
Related link: http://www.or2015.net/call-for-proposals/

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