Register Today: “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”

May 18, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized

DuraSpace presents a community webinar, “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?” on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1:00p.m. ET. Presented by Heather Greer Klein, DuraSpace Services Coordinator. Many institutions and organizations are looking to secure their data in the cloud, but have concerns about preservation best practices and local technical … Read More

Registration Open: “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community” Webinar

May 7, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized

DuraSpace presents a community webinar, “Supporting a VIVO Regional Community” on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 11:00a.m. ET (time zone converter).  Presented by Christian Hauschke, VIVO Coordinator, German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB). VIVO is member-supported, open source software and an ontology for representing scholarship.  VIVO supports recording, editing, searching, browsing, and visualizing … Read More

Strengthening ties between DuraSpace and the Islandora Foundation

May 3, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized

DuraSpace is pleased to announce a new formal working relationship with the Islandora Foundation, a Canadian non-profit that fosters the Islandora repository community and codebase. More than two hundred repositories worldwide are built on Islandora, a popular digital asset management platform using Fedora as a back-end repository. The relationship between DuraSpace and the Islandora Foundation … Read More

AVAILABLE: 2017 Fedora Annual Report

May 1, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized

The Fedora Project is pleased to announce that The 2017 Fedora Annual Report is now available. This report was approved by the Fedora Leadership Group at the end of April. A PDF of the report can be downloaded from the Fedora wiki. Highlights include a membership update, community profiles,  governance,  finance, and expenditures, progress on key … Read More

VIVO Updates April 29 — Sprint Progress Report, Leadership Group Election

April 30, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized, VIVO

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Outreach and Engagement Call this Thursday  May 3, 1PM US Eastern time, the Outreach and Engagement Interest Group will have its monthly call.  All are welcome! Sprint Progress Report As you may know, VIVO is in the midst of its first community sprint.  The sprint started last Monday and continues through this Friday.  Learn more here:  Sprint 1 … Read More

All Skills Needed: Collaborate on DuraCloud during the Mozilla Global Sprint on May 10-11

April 30, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized

Whatever your skill level or expertise, the Mozilla Global Sprint needs you! Register to participate and you’ll have the opportunity to work on our project, Open Sourcing DuraCloud: Beyond the License on May 10-11. Our goals for the two-day virtual event are to work with a diverse group of collaborators from a variety of backgrounds and skill sets in whatever capacity … Read More

Registration Open: “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?”

April 27, 2018By AdministratorUncategorized

DuraSpace presents a community webinar, “DuraCloud in 2018: What’s New? What’s Next for the Software & the Service?” on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1:00p.m. ET.  Presented by Heather Greer Klein, DuraSpace Services Coordinator. Many institutions and organizations are looking to secure their data in the cloud, but have concerns about preservation best practices and local technical … Read More

4Science: New Features for DSpace CRIS/GLAM and DSpace 7

April 27, 2018By AdministratorDSpace, Uncategorized

From Claudio Cortese, 4Science During the first months of the year, 4Science continued to develop new functions for DSpace-CRIS andDSpace-GLAM, as well as a submission module of the new Angular interface for DSpace 7. Through the integration with GROBID Library, DSpace-CRIS now leverages machine learning technologies for extracting information directly from PDF publications. Metadata such as title, authors, abstract, keywords, identifiers, … Read More

DuraSpace-euroCRIS Interoperability Event

April 26, 2018By AdministratorDSpace, Uncategorized

We’d like to invite you to the first DuraSpace-euroCRIS Interoperability Event with our Strategic Partner euroCRIS. The DSpace and CRIS Systems one-day Workshop will focus on interoperability between DSpace repositories and CRIS systems prior to the CRIS 2018 Conference in Umeå, Sweden, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. During the DSpace and CRIS systems workshop, DSpace users will have a great opportunity … Read More

Recording Available: “Making DSpace Your Own”

April 26, 2018By AdministratorDSpace, Uncategorized

On April 24th Terry Brady, Applications Programmer Analyst  at Georgetown University Library presented a DuraSpace Community Webinar, “Making DSpace Your Own.”  During this one-hour webinar Terry presented a tutorial that guided attendees towards implementing some common customizations to their local DSpace instance. The webinar recording and presentation slides are available at https://duraspace.org/webinar/. This series was brought to … Read More