Tag: Fedora Repository

Introducing the DuraSpace Code of Conduct

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DuraSpace is an international community dedicated to providing a welcoming, inclusive and positive experience for all members of our community. This includes formal gatherings, social settings, and online activities including mailing lists, wikis, web sites, IRC channels, Slack, and/or private correspondence. Accordingly, all community members are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees… Read more »

The 2.5% Commitment

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This blog post was contributed by David W. Lewis, Dean of the IUPUI University Library, dlewis@iupui.edu This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license  The Commitment: Every academic library should commit to contribute 2.5% of its total budget to support the common infrastructure needed to create the open scholarly commons. Academic Libraries and… Read more »

SHARE your migration and upgrade Story

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From Erin Tripp, Business Development Manager for DuraSpace I’m collecting anecdotes from people who have undertaken a migration or a major upgrade in the recent past. We hope to collect stories about how the project went, what resources were used or developed during the process, and whether it turned into an opportunity to update skills,… Read more »

Come to Fedora camp in October

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Austin, TX  You are invited to join experienced trainers and Fedora gurus at Fedora Camp, co-hosted by University of Texas Libraries and Texas Digital Library, to be held October 16-18 at the Perry-Castañeda Library at the University of Texas, Austin.   Fedora is the robust, modular, open source repository platform for the management and dissemination… 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 »

Duke University Libraries Seeks a Repository Developer

Durham, North Carolina  Duke University Libraries is seeking a repository developer to work on redeveloping the MorphoSource project into full-scale repository.  This position is funded for three years through a grant from the National Science Foundation Advances in Biological Informatics (NSF ABI) program with the potential for renewal.  The MorphoSource Repository Developer will lead the design and development… Read more »

EXTENDED: Early Bird Discount for Fedora and Samvera Camp

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From the organizers of Fedora and Samvera Camp at Oxford 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. The organizers are pleased to announce that the early… Read more »

Announcement: Fedora API Specification Initial Public Working Draft

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From Andrew Woods, Fedora Tech Lead, on behalf of the Specification Editors and the Fedora Leadership After much discussion and iteration, the initial public working draft of the Fedora API Specification is now available for broader public review. http://fedora.info/spec As described in the specification charter [1], this specification is designed to: Define the characteristics and expectations… Read more »

LAST CHANCE to Save on VIVO Conference Registration

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Registration prices for the VIVO Conference go up from $275 to $375 after today, June 30. Now’s the time to register for VIVO2017. Register here   You won’t want to miss this year’s program! Explore an overview of program highlights now on the conference website.   Due to demand, the VIVO conference block at the Bentley Hotel has sold… Read more »

Expanded Language Support in Hyku

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From the Hyku team–The Digital Public Library of America, Stanford University, and DuraSpace It’s the week of Open Repositories 2017, the annual international conference for delegates from research libraries and other institutions around the globe to meet up (this year in lovely Bribane, Australia), and share their latest challenges and advances. We can’t think of a better time to… Read more »