Tag: Technology

Fedora Camp Texas: Last Chance to Register!

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. Registration is open through this Wednesday, October 11th and limited spots are available so don’t miss this opportinity register today! Fedora is the… Read more »

Hot Topics at 4Science: ORCiD API v.2 and New Projects in Four Continents

From Susanna Mornati, 4Science  4Science released DSpace-CRIS 5.8, including the support for ORCiD API v.2.   4Science is more and more international! Plenty of new DSpace and DSpace-CRIS projects began this month, from Africa with the Durban University of Technology to Asia with the University of Kuwait, to Europe with the University College Dublin, the… Read more »

Benjamin Gross joins Clarivate Analytics to Support VIVO Implementations

From Ann Beynon, Clarivate Analytics We are pleased to announce that Benjamin Gross has joined the Clarivate Analytics team to support VIVO implementations, as well as other data integration projects.  Benjamin is well-known in the VIVO community as an active contributor to the VIVO project, Google groups, and conferences. Benjamin was instrumental in supporting VIVO… Read more »

Register: Samvera Connect 2017

November 6 – 9, 2017 join us in Evanston, Illinois for our annual, worldwide gathering of the Samvera Community.  Samvera Connect 2017 is a chance for Samvera Community participants to gather in one place at one time, with an emphasis on synchronizing efforts, technical development, plans, and community links.  The meeting program is aimed at existing… Read more »

Come to Fedora camp in October


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 »

4Science: Improve and Spread the Use of DSpace in Different Contexts

It has been a busy summer here at 4Science, with the new release of DSpace-CRIS and the ongoing development of DSpace 7. September will be even more exciting, with two important appointments, in order to share our ideas about the best way to use DSpace in different contexts. During the last months 4Science developers released… Read more »

Nigeria Launches National Federated DSpace Repository

By Michael Guthrie, Director, KnowledgeArc  The Nigerian Research and Education Network Federated Repository (NgREN)  has launched a federated repository with assistance from KnowledgeArc. The new DSpace archive brings together the works from 42 different DSpace instances in the country, and provides a hub to showcase and highlight the intellectual output of Nigeria’s universities.

Bethany Seeger–Connecting Around Fedora Migration and Mapping


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. Bethany Seeger has been a Fedora contributor to… Read more »

REGISTER for The DSpace Anwendertreffen 2017


From Pascal-Nicolas Becker, The Library Code GmbH Berlin, Germany  Registration is open for the DSpace Anwendertreffen 2017 (formally known as German DSpace User Group Meeting) will take place on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. It is organized by Stuttgart University Library, Fraunhofer IRB and The Library Code GmbH. This Meeting is about informal… Read more »

Announcement: Fedora API Specification Initial Public Working Draft


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 »