Fedora Newsletter – June 2022

June 17, 2022By Arran GriffithFedora, Uncategorized

Summer’s almost here! Welcome to the June edition of the Fedora Newsletter. This past month we were able to get on the road and see some familiar faces at Open Repositories in Denver, CO. We also met some new folks and want to welcome them with open arms to our community. Read on for more … Read More

Contributors to the DSpace Development Fund

May 16, 2022By InfoUncategorized

DSpace is excited to share that since we launched the DSpace Development Fund, members of the worldwide DSpace community have contributed to supporting continued funded development for DSpace, the software of choice for academic, non-profit, and commercial organizations building open digital repositories. These contributions directly support software development of key features prioritized by the DSpace … Read More

Statement by DSpace Governance

April 29, 2022By InfoUncategorized

As the formal governing body of DSpace, the DSpace Steering Group and the DSpace Leadership Group express their support and solidarity with Ukraine and its people. We condemn Russia’s attack on Ukraine and are deeply concerned for everyone affected including our colleagues in Ukraine and Russia. We stand in solidarity with members of the DSpace … Read More

Fedora Newsletter – April 2022

April 21, 2022By Arran GriffithFedora, Uncategorized

They say April showers bring May flowers, and we are excited to see what’s popping up in the Fedora community this month. Read on for more about what has been happening and what to expect within the Fedora community. News Membership Renewal Time! This month we began our annual membership renewal process. The program team … Read More

Introducing the DSpace Development Fund (DDF)

April 6, 2022By InfoUncategorized

DSpace is pleased to announce the launch of the DSpace Development Fund (DDF)! Two years ago, DSpace started a successful fundraising campaign to accelerate development for version 7.0, a major milestone in the history of DSpace.  Largely through generous contributions from member institutions, we were able to invest more than $300,000 in targeted development to … Read More

DSpace 7.2 is now available

April 6, 2022By InfoUncategorized

We are pleased to announce the release of DSpace 7.2. As the third 7.x release in the last year, we, the community, are committed to provide timely updates to provide new features, security & bug fixes to the 7.x platform. The 7.2 release meets our 7.x technical roadmap to resolve two Tier 1 priorities and … Read More

Fedora Newsletter – March 2022

March 16, 2022By Arran GriffithFedora, Uncategorized

Welcome to our March Fedora Newsletter. With Spring upon us, we are excited to keep you updated on what we’ve been doing, where to find us and how to get involved in the community! Read on for exciting information about Fedora.  News Welcome to Fedora’s New Program Manager We would like to welcome Arran Griffith … Read More

We are pleased to announce the release of DSpace 7.1.

November 11, 2021By InfoUncategorized

We are pleased to announce the release of DSpace 7.1. With the release of DSpace 7.0 earlier in August, we, the community, are committed to provide timely updates to provide new features, security & bug fixes to the 7.x platform. The 7.1 release meets our technical roadmap to resolve three Tier 1 priorities. Additional donated features … Read More

DSpace Selected in SCOSS Third Round of Funding

November 11, 2021By InfoUncategorized

LYRASIS and DSpace are excited to announce that the Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), selected DSpace in their third round of pledging. SCOSS, established in 2017, is a network of influential organizations committed to helping secure Open Access and Open Source infrastructure well into the future by identifying non-commercial services essential to Open Science … Read More