Tag: News

Registration Open: Fedora and Samvera Camp in Berlin

Registration Open: Fedora and Samvera Camp in Berlin

DuraSpace and Data Curation Experts invite you to attend Fedora and Samvera Camp at the Berlin State Library November 5 – 8, 2018. Fedora is the robust, modular, open source repository platform for the management and dissemination of digital content. The latest version of Fedora features vast improvements in scalability, linked data capabilities, research data… Read more »

Participate: ORCID in Repositories Task Force

Participate: ORCID in Repositories Task Force

Background and group scope Over the past several years, new ORCID features and increased community uptake have introduced opportunities for ORCID to serve as open infrastructure for automating aspects of repository workflow. While some repositories have developed sophisticated infrastructure that leverages ORCID to automate workflow, support for ORCID is available out of the box in… Read more »

DSpace 7 Updates from OR2018, Including a Recorded DSpace 7 Demo

DSpace 7 Updates from OR2018, Including a Recorded DSpace 7 Demo

From Tim Donohue, Technical Lead for DSpace and DSpaceDirect In case you were not able to join us last week at the Open Repositories Conference (http://or2018.net) in Bozeman, Montana, or just want to review conference materials, we’ve collected information from all the major DSpace presentations and workshops below. (Please note, there were many other presentations… Read more »

The 2018-19 Fedora Leadership Group & Community Nominations

The 2018-19 Fedora Leadership Group & Community Nominations

Fedora is excited to announce the Leadership Group for the 2018 membership year. Chris Awre University of Hull Rob Cartolano Columbia University Sayeed Choudhury Johns Hopkins University Stefano Cossu The Art Institute of Chicago Tom Cramer Stanford University Jon Dunn Indiana University Karen Estlund Penn State University Declan Fleming University of California, San Diego Maude… Read more »

Call for Nominations: VIVO Community Leadership Group Seats

Call for Nominations: VIVO Community Leadership Group Seats

VIVO Community, The VIVO Leadership Group is the strategic decision-making body for VIVO, and consists of representatives from member institutions and three community members. These three community members will serve on the Leadership Group for one year. It’s time to hold nominations and elections for three community members, and we need your input. Here’s how… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »