Tag: Open access

Open Repositories 2018 in Bozeman, Montana, USA

Bozeman, MT  Montana State University is pleased to announce the 13th annual Open Repositories conference June 4-7th, 2018 in Bozeman, Montana. We are excited to host Open Repositories 2018 in this beautiful place. We encourage you to discover more aboutBozeman, Montana State University, the state of Montana, Glacier National Park, and Yellowstone National Park as we plan for the conference. Montana State… Read more »

VIVO Updates for June 11–Vitro, and Why Ontology?

Vitro  Vitro is the engine that makes VIVO work.  We don’t talk about it much.  That’s a shame.  Everyone should know about Vitro.  One could even say that VIVO is a customized Vitro. Vitro is a general purpose, semantic web ontology and data management tool.  Vitro is “domain neutral,” that is, it manages data based on… Read more »

DuraSpace Reception Celebrating Community at OR2017

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Are you traveling to the 11th Annual International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2017)?  Please join DuraSpace, a proud supporting organization of OR2017, at an open reception in celebration of our community: • When: Wednesday, June 28 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM • Where: Stock Exchange Hotel, 131 Edward Street in Brisbane   We hope to… Read more »

NOW AVAILABLE: Fedora 4.7.3 Release

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From David Wilcox, Fedora Product Manager, on behalf of the Fedora team The Fedora Team is proud to announce the release of Fedora 4.7.3 on June 7, 2017. Full release notes are available on the wiki. The Fedora 4.7.3 release is a backwards compatible refinement of the previous release, which fixes a namespace-corrupting bug that has the… Read more »

POSTERS Wanted for VIVO 2017 Conference Until June 12

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There’s still time to submit a poster or abstract! You have until Monday, June 12, so shuffle your weekend plans and give a boost to your career. Here’s why it’s worth it: 1. Present in a stress-free situation.  The poster/demo session at VIVO conferences is always informal and laid-back. You’ll talk to just a few people… Read more »

HykuDirect Pilot Program and Hyku Beta Testing Underway

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The Hydra-In-A-Box team is pleased to announce that Beta testing for local installs of Hyku repository have begun! Read all the details on our wiki and learn how your institution can participate through June 23. Hyku is a digital content repository that provides robust deposit workflows, standards-based metadata management, convenient collection organization, preservation support, as well as… Read more »

Welcome Michele Mennielli: International Membership and Partnership Manager for DuraSpace

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Austin, TX  DuraSpace is pleased to announce that Michele Mennielli will join DuraSpace as the new International Membership and Partnership Manager on August 1, 2017. His duties will include initiating efforts to broaden and extend our organizational reach in support of the preservation and accessibility of cultural heritage and academic resources globally. DuraSpace aims to… Read more »

Fedora 4 and the Knowledge Grid at U Michigan Medical School

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Deploying Fedora 4, or Migrating from Fedora 3 to Fedora 4 is a challenge with built-in rewards. This series of articles, “Fedora 4 in Production” looks into why and how community members are working with Fedora 4 to enhance both collections and workflow at their institutions. In this article Allen Flynn, Research Analyst and Technology Lead at… Read more »

VIVO Updates for May 28–Conference Breaks its Glass Ceiling, Survey, Outreach, Internationalization

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From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director VIVO Conference breaks its glass ceiling!  Where are the women speakers leading our thinking in VIVO, linked open data, research, identifiers, and scholarly profiles?  Well, at the VIVO Conference, of course.  For the first time, both our keynotes are women – Christina Patuelli, School of Information at Pratt Institute, and… Read more »

Aaron Birkland–Extending Fedora Functionality

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The Fedora repository project relies on many individuals and institutions to make the project successful. We are grateful for their commitment and will showcase their contributions in a series of community profiles aimed at recognizing our contributors’ achievements, and introducing them to the rest of the community.  Aaron Birkland has been a contributor to Fedora since the… Read more »