Tag: Open access

Registration Open for VIVO Camp in New York City

Registration Open for VIVO Camp in New York City

From Violeta Ilik, VIVO Leadership Group, on behalf of the VIVO Camp instructors VIVO Camp is a multi-day training event designed specifically for new and prospective users. Camp will be held October 18-20, 2018 in the Butler Library at Columbia University. Over two and a half days, VIVOCamp will start with an introduction to VIVO… Read more »

DSpace Workshop at CONCYTEC–the Peruvian National Council for Science, Technology and Innovation Conference

DSpace Workshop at CONCYTEC–the Peruvian National Council for Science, Technology and Innovation Conference

From Michele Mennielli, International Membership and Partnership Manager for DuraSpace On July 18, 2018 CONCYTEC (the Peruvian National Council for Science, Technology and Innovation) hosted the first DSpace workshop in Peru as a pre-conference event during the National Conference on Research Information. The event was most likely the most attended DSpace workshop ever organized, with… Read more »

ARKs in the Open: Project Update #7, inaugural meeting of the Advisory Group

ARKs in the Open: Project Update #7, inaugural meeting of the Advisory Group

The ARKs-in-the-Open Advisory Group (AG) met for the first time July 17, 2018. This is the high-level group that will provide the means for transitioning the ARK infrastructure (specification, NAAN registry) from the California Digital Library (CDL) to a community supported and managed activity. The meeting agenda and notes are available online. At this inaugural… Read more »

VIVO Updates July 15 – Leadership Group, Internationalization, Version 1.10, Fall Camp, Decentralization

VIVO Updates July 15 – Leadership Group, Internationalization, Version 1.10, Fall Camp, Decentralization

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Welcome New LG members! Please help me welcome Christian Hauschke, Violeta Ilik and Alex Viggio as new community members of the Leadership Group. Each has been actively shaping the VIVO project. They are all wonderful to work with. Leadership Group elections are now complete for the year. The Leadership… Read more »

VIDEO: June DSpace Developer Show & Tell; July Show & Tell on July 31

VIDEO: June DSpace Developer Show & Tell; July Show & Tell on July 31

From Terry Brady, Georgetown University Library The video from the June Developer Show and Tell (OR 2018 Recap) has been posted. https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/DSPACE/Dev+Show+and+Tell+-+June+26%2C+2018+-+1500UTC+-+OR+2018+Recap The July Developer Show and Tell scheduled for July 31 at 15:00 – 16:30 UTC (11AM ET – 12:30PM ET) will focus on Tools for working with a REST API. The meeting agenda… Read more »

Core Attributes of Fedora Repository Enable Complex Modeling of Data and Objects For Re-use in a Wide Variety of Instances

Core Attributes of Fedora Repository Enable Complex Modeling of Data and Objects For Re-use in a Wide Variety of Instances

The name Fedora is an acronym for the Flexible Extensible Digital Object Repository Architecture. The Fedora Repository is very flexible; it is capable of serving as a digital content repository for a wide variety of use cases. Among these are digital asset management, institutional repositories, data repositories, digital archives, content management systems, scholarly publishing enterprises,… Read more »

VIVO 1.10 is Now Available for Download

VIVO 1.10 is Now Available for Download

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director, on behalf of the VIVO Committers VIVO 1.10 is now available! VIVO 1.10 contains new features, performance improvements, and bug fixes. Some highlights: • Support for RDF 1.1 • A new Triple Pattern Fragments API • Support for the Data Distribution API • Support for Direct2Experts • Support for… Read more »

VIVO Updates — List of VIVO Sites, Trip to China, and a Great Book

VIVO Updates — List of VIVO Sites, Trip to China, and a Great Book

VIVO Site Registry The VIVO Site registry is a list of all the known VIVO sites in the world. I get asked all the time “Is there a list of VIVO sites?” Well, yes, there is. You can find the site registry here: http://bit.ly/vivo-sites Is your site in the registry? Hint: you don’t need to… Read more »

Now Available: DSpace 5.9 release, providing bug fixes to 5.x

Now Available: DSpace 5.9 release, providing bug fixes to 5.x

From Tim Donohue, DSpace and DSpaceDirect Tech Lead, on behalf of the DSpace Committers As you may have seen earlier this week (in the JSPUI security notice email), DSpace 5.9 is now available! DSpace 5.9 provides bug fixes and improvements to the DSpace 5.x platform. DSpace 5.9 can be downloaded immediately from: https://github.com/DSpace/DSpace/releases/tag/dspace-5.9 5.9 Release… Read more »

VIVO Updates July 1, 2018 — Membership Task Force, Action Planning, Leadership Group Elections

VIVO Updates July 1, 2018 — Membership Task Force, Action Planning, Leadership Group Elections

Membership Task Force A membership task force for VIVO is forming. See 2018 Membership Task Force. Participants include Terrie Wheeler, Weill Cornell Medicine, Virginia (Ginny) Pannabecker, Virginia Tech, Dong Joon (DJ) Lee, Texas A&M University, and Ann Beynon of Clarivate. If you would like to participate, please contact Mike Conlon. The group is tasked with… Read more »