Tag: Conferences

Webinars: VIVO and the Role of Librarians

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From Violeta Ilik, Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services, Stony Brook University Libraries Happy New Year to all with best wishes for an outstanding year for our open source community – VIVO! I want to share two upcoming webinars that are scheduled to happen in February and March related to VIVO and the role of librarians. I am… Read more »

Call for Papers extension—Open Repositories 2018: Sustaining Open

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The 13th International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2018, will be held on June 4th-7th, 2018 in Bozeman, Montana, USA. The call for papers and scholarships have been extended until the 15th January 2018. The theme for Open Repositories 2018 is Sustaining Open. http://www.or2018.net/call-for-papers/ Research and Cultural Heritage communities have embraced the idea of Open; open communities, open source software,… Read more »

CfP: 14th International Conference on Research Information Systems, CRIS2018

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From Ed Simons, euroCRIS President From June 13-16th 2018 euroCRIS will hold its 14th International Conference on Research Information Systems, called CRIS2018. The conference will take place in Umea Sweden, and will be organised in co-operation with Umea University.  The theme of the conference is ‘FAIRness of Research Information“. Here is the link to the Call for Papers (http://www.cris2018.se/cfp/) and guidelines for… Read more »

VIVO Updates for December 17

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From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Congratulations Cambridge and Cornell!  The University of Cambridge launched its long awaited VIVO this week.  Congratulations to the team at Cambridge, and to Symplectic, who assisted with the implementation.  Congratulations to the team at Cornell who launched an upgrade to Scholars at Cornell this week. Do you have a site… Read more »

Supporting FAIR Data Principles with Fedora–Workshop at IDCC 2018

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Are you planning to attend the 13th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC18), to be held Feb 19-22, 2018? Fedora Product Manager David Wilcox will offer a workshop entitled Supporting FAIR Data Principles with Fedora on Monday, Feb. 19, at the NH Collection Barcelona Tower. Fedora supports FAIR data principles by providing services that help make… Read more »

CALL–Open Repositories 2018: Sustaining Open

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From Open Repositories 2018 Program Co-Chairs Claire Knowles and Evviva Weinraub Open Repositories 2018 is now calling for proposals around the theme of Sustaining Open. http://www.or2018.net/call-for-papers/ Research and Cultural Heritage communities have embraced the idea of Open; open communities, open source software, open data, scholarly communications, and open access publications and collections. These projects and communities require… Read more »

A Busy Fall for Fedora

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From David Wilcox, DuraSpace  From the United Kingdom to Quebec to Japan, Fedora was well-traveled in September.  Fedora and Samvera Camp Held in Oxford, UK September 4-8. Attended by 24 people. Instructors included David and Andrew from DuraSpace, Mark Bussey and Bess Sadler from DCE, and Julie Allinson from the University of London. The Full… Read more »

PASIG 2017 Roundup

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Contributed by Erin Tripp, Business Development Manager for DuraSpace This was my second time attending PASIG and it was a wonderful experience. It featured stories of successes and failures, detailed explanations of existing guidelines, and expressions of support that we can gain the skills and knowledge to meet our digital preservation goals. If you couldn’t… Read more »

Register: Samvera Connect 2017

November 6 – 9, 2017 join us in Evanston, Illinois for our annual, worldwide gathering of the Samvera Community.  Samvera Connect 2017 is a chance for Samvera Community participants to gather in one place at one time, with an emphasis on synchronizing efforts, technical development, plans, and community links.  The meeting program is aimed at existing… Read more »

Fedora & Samvera Camp UK: Last chance to register!

DuraSpace and Data Curation Experts are set to offer the Fedora and Samvera Camp at Oxford University, Sept 4 – 8, 2017. The camp will be hosted by Oxford University Oxford, UK and is supported by Jisc.  Registration is open through this Friday, August 24th and limited spots are available so don’t miss this opportinity register today! Training begins… Read more »