VIVO Updates — Survey, Conference, Leadership, Travel, Dean Krafft

VIVO Updates — Survey, Conference, Leadership, Travel, Dean Krafft

What do you value about VIVO? VIVO is conducting a short survey. Three simple questions. We started the survey at the conference and have received many thoughtful replies. Not able to attend the conference? Please respond here: VIVO Value Survey. Please share with your colleagues and encourage that they share. We’d like to hear from… Read more »

COAR and DuraSpace Launch Partnership

COAR and DuraSpace Launch Partnership

From left to right: Daniel Bernstein (DuraSpace), Kathleen Shearer (COAR), Michele Mennielli (DuraSpace), Tim Donohue (DSpace), Eloy Rodrigues (COAR), David Wilcox (Fedora) COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories) and DuraSpace are pleased to announce the launch of a collaborative partnership. Both organizations believe in a strong role for innovative open technologies to promote long-lasting and… Read more »

VIVO 1.10.0-RC-1 Available for Community Testing

VIVO 1.10.0-RC-1 Available for Community Testing

The VIVO 1.10.0 release candidate is available for testing. Pending any issues discovered in the testing of the release candidate, the 1.10.0 release is planned for June 29, 2018. The primary features/updates found in this release include: • Support for RDF 1.1 via Jena 3 • Documentation for integrating the Data Distribution API • TPF… Read more »

VIVO Updates for May 27 — Conference, new Leadership Group Members, Welcome Erin Tripp

VIVO Updates for May 27 — Conference, new Leadership Group Members, Welcome Erin Tripp

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director One week to the VIVO Conference  It’s not too late to register and attend the VIVO Conference.  It’s not too late to submit a poster. Hop on http://vivoconference.org to learn more.   Welcome new members of the VIVO Leadership Group  This week we welcome two new members to the… Read more »

Call for Proposals: DSpace Anwendertreffen 2018

Call for Proposals: DSpace Anwendertreffen 2018

From Pascal-Nicolas Becker, The Library Code GmbH The DSpace Anwendertreffen 2018 will take place at the university library of Technische Universität Berlin, on Thursday, 13th September 2018. It is organized by the university library of Technische Universität Berlin and The Library Code GmbH. This meeting is about informal exchange between DSpace users. After the success… Read more »

A Don’t Miss Webinar: “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community”

A Don’t Miss Webinar: “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community”

DuraSpace presents a community webinar, “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community” on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 11:00a.m. ET (time zone converter).  Presented by Christian Hauschke, VIVO Coordinator, German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB). VIVO is member-supported, open source software and an ontology for representing scholarship.  VIVO supports recording, editing, searching, browsing, and visualizing… Read more »

Revitalizing DSpace at Duke

Revitalizing DSpace at Duke

From Sean Aery, Digital Projects Developer, Duke University Near the tail end of 2017, the Duke Libraries committed to a major multi-version upgradefor DukeSpace (powered by the open-source repository platform DSpace), and assembled an Avengers-like team to combine its members’ complementary powers to conquer it together.  The team persisted through several setbacks and ultimately prevailed in its mission. The… Read more »

KnowledgeArc Welcomes

KnowledgeArc Welcomes

From Michael Guthrie, KnowledgeArc KnowledgeArc welcomes new NHS Trusts archives to the managed hosting platform We are pleased to welcome Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust and University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust to the KnowledgeArc managed DSpace and Docman hosting. Along with Derbyshire Trusts and Nottinghamshire Trust this brings the number of NHS trusts with… Read more »

Meet Atmire at Open Repositories 2018

Meet Atmire at Open Repositories 2018

From Atmire Going to Open Repositories in Bozeman (MT) next week? Atmire is proud to support the conference as a major sponsor. Meet up with our five representatives at the event. Mark Diggory leads the Atmire operations in the US, from our NY based office. He primarily manages repository projects in the Americas and is one… Read more »

Recording Available: “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”

On May 24th DuraSpace Services Coordinator , presented a DuraSpace community webinar, “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”  Heather shared an overview of the services that DuraSpace offers including DuraCloud, an open source preservation storage system and hosted service designed to make it easy to preserve data in… Read more »