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

July 17, 2018

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 »

VIVO 1.10 is Now Available for Download

July 10, 2018

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

July 9, 2018

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: Is your site in the registry? Hint: you don’t need to… Read more »

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

July 2, 2018

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 »

Announcing the 3rd German VIVO Workshop 2018,17-18 September, Hanover

June 20, 2018

From Christian Hauschke, Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB), German National Library of Science and Technology, Open Science Lab We would like to invite you to the 3rd VIVO Workshop 2018 on 17 and 18 September 2018 at the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) in Hanover. The workshop will be offered in German. The first… Read more »

VIVO Updates for June 17 — Nominations for Leadership Group, EuroCRIS, Membership Drive

June 18, 2018

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Nominations for Leadership Group open Each year, VIVO elects three community members to serve on the VIVO Leadership Group. Any person at a VIVO member institution can nominate up to three people to serve. To make a nomination, you must be at a VIVO member institution. Not at a… Read more »

Recording Available: “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community” Webinar

June 13, 2018

On June 12th, Christian Hauschke, VIVO Coordinator at the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB), presented a DuraSpace Community Webinar.  In the webinar, “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community” Christian shared his experiences in making VIVO compliant to the needs of the German VIVO community. He highlighted the motives, goals, tools, and means of communication… Read more »

Call for Nominations: VIVO Community Leadership Group Seats

June 13, 2018

VIVO Community, The VIVO Leadership Group is the strategic decision-making body for VIVO, and consists of representatives from member institutions and three community members. These three community members will serve on the Leadership Group for one year. It’s time to hold nominations and elections for three community members, and we need your input. Here’s how… Read more »

VIVO Updates — Survey, Conference, Leadership, Travel, Dean Krafft

June 11, 2018

What do you value about VIVO? VIVO is conducting a short survey. Three simple questions. We started the survey at the conference and have received many thoughtful replies. Not able to attend the conference? Please respond here: VIVO Value Survey. Please share with your colleagues and encourage that they share. We’d like to hear from… Read more »

VIVO 1.10.0-RC-1 Available for Community Testing

June 4, 2018

The VIVO 1.10.0 release candidate is available for testing. Pending any issues discovered in the testing of the release candidate, the 1.10.0 release is planned for June 29, 2018. The primary features/updates found in this release include: • Support for RDF 1.1 via Jena 3 • Documentation for integrating the Data Distribution API • TPF… Read more »