DuraSpace at Your Service

Austin, TX  How can we help? That’s what we at DuraSpace hope to learn from you, our valued community. We have developed a 4-question survey that should take you no more than 5 minutes to complete aimed at learning more about how DuraSpace might better serve our community. We have heard directly and indirectly from… Read more »

COAR Seeks Comments on Vision for Next Generation Repositories

From Kathleen Shearer, Executive Director, Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) Göttingen, Germany  COAR is pleased to announce the publication of the initial outcomes of the COAR Next Generation Repositories Working Group for public comment.  In April 2016, the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) launched a working group to help identify new functionalities and… Read more »

Telling Fedora 4 Stories at the University of Alberta with Geoff Harder, Peter Binkley, and Leah Vanderjagt

“Telling Fedora 4 Stories” is an initiative aimed at introducing project leaders and their ideas to one another while providing details about Fedora 4 implementations for the community and beyond. The following interview, conducted by Carol Minton Morris with Geoff Harder, Associate University Librarian for Digital Initiatives, Peter Binkley, Digital Initiatives Technology Librarian, and Leah… Read more »

Moving Towards DSpace 7–Join Us!

From the DSpace 7 UI outreach group Austin, TX  Every other Thursday developers from countries around the world gather online to map out priorities and next steps towards getting started on a framework for DSpace 7–with an Angular 2 UI. The group is led by Art Lowel at Atmire. Coding is underway. The group is investigating… Read more »

NOW AVAILABLE: VIVO 1.9.2

From Grahm Triggs, VIVO Tech Lead, on behalf of the VIVO team Austin, TX  VIVO 1.9.2 is now available. This is a minor release that addresses an ORCID integration issue, and a problem with creating new items. Downloads are available on the GitHub release page: https://github.com/vivo-project/VIVO/releases/tag/rel-1.9.2   Also, GEMET and LCSH vocabulary services have been… Read more »

It is a Happy New Year for 4Science!

From Michele Mennielli, International Business Developer 4Science   The New Year had a great start for 4Science and we are happy to share some of the good news with our Community.  Starting with our add-ons, the demo for the Video/Audio Streaming module is now available. The module embraces the DASH protocol using a full open… Read more »

GET READY for VIVO Camp in New Mexico

Austin, TX  The VIVO Project is pleased to announce that the first VIVO Camp will be offered April 6-8 (Thursday-Saturday) at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. The two and a half day camp will begin with the basics and build toward more advanced concepts–no prior VIVO experience is required. Participants can expect to… Read more »

VIVO Updates–Camp, Conference, Microsoft Academic

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director VIVO Camp April 6-8.  Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The Camp will be a great opportunity to learn about VIVO.  New to VIVO?  This is the place to start.  Considering VIVO?  Even better – VIVO Camp will engage attendees about the why and how of VIVO implementations.  Click here to register now! VIVO 2017… Read more »

NOW AVAILABLE: Fedora 4.7.1 Release

From David Wilcox, Fedora Product Manager, on behalf of the Fedora Team The Fedora Team is proud to announce the release of Fedora 4.7.1. on January 24, 2017. Full release notes are available on the wiki. The Fedora 4.7.1 release is a backwards compatible refinement of the previous release, focused on improvements and bug fixes to the REST-API… Read more »

CALL for Participation in DSpace 7 Development

From Tim Donohue, DSpace Tech Lead, on behalf of the DSpace 7 team Austin, TX  Over the past month, developers and technologists from DuraSpace, Atmire, 4Science, Texas A&M and other institutions have established a DSpace 7 UI Working Group with the goals of creating a new Angular 2 user interface (UI) and refactoring the REST… Read more »