Tag: Preservation and archiving

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 »

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 »

DSpace User Group at The Repository Fringe Conference, July 2-3

DSpace User Group at The Repository Fringe Conference, July 2-3

From Bram Luyten, Atmire The annual Repository Fringe Conference is taking place on the 2nd and 3rd of July in Edinburgh. The organizers of the repository fringe are kindly making the Kelvin Room at RSE Edinburgh available from 2.00 to 3.30pm on Tuesday July 3rd for a DSpace User Group meeting. If you are interested… 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 »

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 »

Meet Atmire at Open Repositories 2018

Meet Atmire at Open Repositories 2018

From Atmire Going to Open Repositories in Bozeman (MT) next week? Atmire is proud to support the conference as a major sponsor. Meet up with our five representatives at the event. Mark Diggory leads the Atmire operations in the US, from our NY based office. He primarily manages repository projects in the Americas and is one… Read more »

4Science Late Spring Tour Is Starting: We are Looking Forward to Meeting the Community

4Science Late Spring Tour Is Starting: We are Looking Forward to Meeting the Community

From Claudio Cortese, 4Science   June is traditionally the period when main events for those implementing and managing  digital repositories and libraries are concentrated. 2018 is no exception. We are packing for Open Repositories 2018, where we will be present both as a sponsor and as contributors. Don’t forget to come to our exhibit space… Read more »