Tag: VIVO

DuraSpace Board of Directors Changes Leadership

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As we begin a new year, DuraSpace welcomes new leadership to our Board of Directors. The Board helps set DuraSpace’s priorities to ensure that our digital heritage is widely discoverable and accessible over the long term with a community-based open source technology portfolio. After serving for several years on the Board, and for three years… Read more »

Telling VIVO Stories at The Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (MBLWHOI) with John Furfey

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VIVO is member-supported, open source software and ontology for representing scholarship. “Telling VIVO Stories” is a community-led initiative aimed at introducing project leaders and their ideas to one another while providing VIVO implementation details for the VIVO community and beyond. The following interview includes personal observations that may not represent the opinions and views of… Read more »

Webinars: VIVO and the Role of Librarians

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From Violeta Ilik, Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services, Stony Brook University Libraries Happy New Year to all with best wishes for an outstanding year for our open source community – VIVO! I want to share two upcoming webinars that are scheduled to happen in February and March related to VIVO and the role of librarians. I am… Read more »

Call for Papers extension—Open Repositories 2018: Sustaining Open

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The 13th International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2018, will be held on June 4th-7th, 2018 in Bozeman, Montana, USA. The call for papers and scholarships have been extended until the 15th January 2018. The theme for Open Repositories 2018 is Sustaining Open. http://www.or2018.net/call-for-papers/ Research and Cultural Heritage communities have embraced the idea of Open; open communities, open source software,… Read more »

CfP: 14th International Conference on Research Information Systems, CRIS2018

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From Ed Simons, euroCRIS President From June 13-16th 2018 euroCRIS will hold its 14th International Conference on Research Information Systems, called CRIS2018. The conference will take place in Umea Sweden, and will be organised in co-operation with Umea University.  The theme of the conference is ‘FAIRness of Research Information“. Here is the link to the Call for Papers (http://www.cris2018.se/cfp/) and guidelines for… Read more »

VIVO Updates for December 17

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From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Congratulations Cambridge and Cornell!  The University of Cambridge launched its long awaited VIVO this week.  Congratulations to the team at Cambridge, and to Symplectic, who assisted with the implementation.  Congratulations to the team at Cornell who launched an upgrade to Scholars at Cornell this week. Do you have a site… Read more »

DuraSpace welcomes Evviva Weinraub to the Board of Directors

The DuraSpace organization is pleased to announce that Evviva Weinraub has been elected to the DuraSpace Board of Directors as the Board-Member-at-Large representative. Evviva is the Associate University Librarian for Digital Strategies at Northwestern University. She provides leadership and advocacy for Information Technology, Digital Initiatives, Repository and Digitization Services, Metadata, Resource Discovery, User Experience, and… Read more »

CALL–Open Repositories 2018: Sustaining Open

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From Open Repositories 2018 Program Co-Chairs Claire Knowles and Evviva Weinraub Open Repositories 2018 is now calling for proposals around the theme of Sustaining Open. http://www.or2018.net/call-for-papers/ Research and Cultural Heritage communities have embraced the idea of Open; open communities, open source software, open data, scholarly communications, and open access publications and collections. These projects and communities require… Read more »

VIVO Updates for Nov 19 — Service Providers, Dontations, Membership, CNI, Camp, Thanksgiving

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From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Service Providers.  Do you provide professional services to the VIVO community, assisting with planning, data acquisition, implementation, hosting, upgrades or other?  Please contact Erin Tripp, DuraSpace, to make sure you are listed with DuraSpace as a service provider. Donations.  Did you know you can make personal financial donations to help… Read more »

Register: VIVO Camp

VIVO Camp is a multi-day training event designed specifically for new and prospective users. Camp will be held November 9-11, 2017 on the campus of Duke University in Durham, NC. Over two and a half days, VIVO Camp will start with an introduction to VIVO leading to a comprehensive overview by exploring these topics: VIVO features Examples… Read more »