4Science Updates from the Open Repositories and EuroCRIS Conferences

4Science Updates from the Open Repositories and EuroCRIS Conferences

From Claudio Cortese, 4Science  In June two major events were held involving the Repositories Community: Open Repositories OR2018 in Bozeman, MT (USA), and CRIS2018 in Umeå (Sweden). In Bozeman 4Science took part in presentations related to providing updates on DSpace 7 development (here you can find all the talks/workshops). 4Science co-led the workshop on DSpace 7… Read more »

Call for Fedora Leadership Group Nominations

Call for Fedora Leadership Group Nominations

Fedora Community we need you! The Fedora project is seeking two individuals from the community to be an active participant in the future of the Fedora project by serving as a member of the Fedora Leadership Group.   We invite anyone in the Fedora community, DuraSpace members (whose institution doesn’t already have a Leadership Group… Read more »

Call for DSpace Leadership Group Nominations

Call for DSpace Leadership Group Nominations

The DSpace project is seeking two individuals from the community to be an active participant in the future of DSpace by serving as a member of the DSpace Leadership Group.   We invite anyone in the DSpace community, DuraSpace members (whose institution doesn’t already have a Leadership Group seat) or non-members of DuraSpace, to nominate… Read more »

Announcing the 3rd German VIVO Workshop 2018,17-18 September, Hanover

Announcing the 3rd German VIVO Workshop 2018,17-18 September, Hanover

From Christian Hauschke, Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB), German National Library of Science and Technology, Open Science Lab We would like to invite you to the 3rd VIVO Workshop 2018 on 17 and 18 September 2018 at the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) in Hanover. The workshop will be offered in German. The first… Read more »

DSpace User Group at The Repository Fringe Conference, July 2-3

DSpace User Group at The Repository Fringe Conference, July 2-3

From Bram Luyten, Atmire The annual Repository Fringe Conference is taking place on the 2nd and 3rd of July in Edinburgh. The organizers of the repository fringe are kindly making the Kelvin Room at RSE Edinburgh available from 2.00 to 3.30pm on Tuesday July 3rd for a DSpace User Group meeting. If you are interested… Read more »

2018-19 DSpace Leadership Group & Community Nominations

2018-19 DSpace Leadership Group & Community Nominations

DSpace is excited to announce the Leadership Group for the 2018 membership year. Allen Bell University of British Columbia Library John Butler University of Minnesota Scott Hanrath University of Kansas Barbara Hirschmann ETH Zurich Jyrki Ilva National Library of Finland Salwa Ismail Georgetown University Inba Kehoe University of Victoria Pierre Lasou Université Laval Agustina Martinez… Read more »

Statement from DSpace Steering Group on the DSpace 7 Data Model

Statement from DSpace Steering Group on the DSpace 7 Data Model

The DSpace Steering Group strongly recommends that the DSpace 7 data model should be expanded to support new object types (entities) to provide the following immediate benefits: alignment with the COAR Next Generation Repositories recommendations (especially around identifiers, e.g. ORCID), compliance with OpenAIRE v4 guidelines, and ensuring that DSpace stays current and competitive with other… Read more »

VIVO Updates for June 17 — Nominations for Leadership Group, EuroCRIS, Membership Drive

VIVO Updates for June 17 — Nominations for Leadership Group, EuroCRIS, Membership Drive

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Nominations for Leadership Group open Each year, VIVO elects three community members to serve on the VIVO Leadership Group. Any person at a VIVO member institution can nominate up to three people to serve. To make a nomination, you must be at a VIVO member institution. Not at a… Read more »

Registration Open: Fedora and Samvera Camp in Berlin

Registration Open: Fedora and Samvera Camp in Berlin

DuraSpace and Data Curation Experts invite you to attend Fedora and Samvera Camp at the Berlin State Library November 5 – 8, 2018. Fedora is the robust, modular, open source repository platform for the management and dissemination of digital content. The latest version of Fedora features vast improvements in scalability, linked data capabilities, research data… Read more »

Participate: ORCID in Repositories Task Force

Participate: ORCID in Repositories Task Force

Background and group scope Over the past several years, new ORCID features and increased community uptake have introduced opportunities for ORCID to serve as open infrastructure for automating aspects of repository workflow. While some repositories have developed sophisticated infrastructure that leverages ORCID to automate workflow, support for ORCID is available out of the box in… Read more »