Tag: Data curation

VIVO Updates–VIVO Camp Registration is Open

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From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Keep those ideas coming  Have an idea about VIVO? What do we want?  How will we get it?  Share your ideas here:  https://goo.gl/S2VSGD  We will be collecting ideas through February 19.  We hope to hear from you! VIVO Conference Call for Proposals is open  Share your work on research information management, open… Read more »

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 »

BOAI at Fifteen

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From Richard Poynder, independent journalist and blogger specialising in information technology, scholarly communication, professional online database services, open science, e-Science, and intellectual property. I have posted a number of responses to my question asking people what they think the stakeholders of scholarly communication  community should be doing now to fully realise the vision outlined at the 2002 meeting that led to the Budapest Open… 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 »

iPRES 2018 Preliminary Call for Contributions

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From Sibyl Schaefer, Chronopolis Program Manager and Digital Preservation Analyst, University of California, San Diego iPRES 2018 BOSTON—Where Art and Science Meet —The Art In the Science & The Science In the Art of Digital Preservation—will be co-hosted by MIT Libraries and Harvard Library on September 24-27, 2018. Help us celebrate the first 15 Years of iPRES, the premier international… 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 »

CONTRIBUTE an Essay to Transformative Projects in the Digital Humanities Collection

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From Marta Mestrovic Deyrup, Seton Hall University Libraries While the debates in and around the digital humanities continue–what they are, why they are, what they contribute to humanities scholarship–those working in the field know the truly transformative work being done both nationally and internationally. This proposed collection of essays, Transformative Projects in the Digital Humanities, will build on the… 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 »

ADD Your Comments to the Digital Preservation Declaration of Shared Values

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The digital preservation landscape is one of a multitude of choices that vary widely in terms of purpose, scale, cost, and complexity. Over the past year a group of collaborating organizations united in the commitment to digital preservation have come together to explore how we can better communicate with each other and assist members of… Read more »

4Science Offering DuraCloud Services in Europe as Certified DuraSpace Partner

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DuraSpace is pleased to announce 4Science will begin offering DuraCloud services as a Certified DuraSpace Partner. This partnership will facilitate delivery of DuraCloud preservation and content storage services in Europe, complying with the European Commission General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and offering application support in additional time zones and languages. 4Science is an active participant… Read more »