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

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

Fedora 6 Alpha Release is Here

November 23, 2020By Fedora, Uncategorized

Today marks a milestone in our progress toward Fedora 6 – the Alpha Release is now available for download and testing! Over the past year, our dedicated Fedora team, along with an extensive list of active community members and committers, have been working hard to deliver this exciting release to all of our users. So … Read More

LYRASIS and DuraSpace Complete Merger–Members and Community Benefit

July 9, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisDSpace, Uncategorized, VIVO

CONTACT Meg McCroskey Blum, Director of Marketing & Communications, meg.blum@lyrasis.org, 800.999.8558 x2951, Skype: meg.lyrasis LYRASIS and DuraSpace are pleased to announce the merger of their two leading 501 C3 not-for-profits was completed on July 1, 2019, Members will participate in developing new scalable technologies, shared innovation opportunities, and high value – fairly priced services across the global landscape of … Read More

AVAILABLE NOW: DSpace 7 Preview Release

May 20, 2019By Heather KleinDSpace, Uncategorized

The first preview release of DSpace 7 is now available for download, testing, and feedback. Demo sites are also available for a preview of DSpace 7 features. DSpace 7 brings to DSpace a single, modern user interface and REST API and integrates current technological standards and best practices. This new UI combines with the existing … Read More

The value of regional user Groups for a global community: Collaboration Update from Concytec and the Peruvian DSpace User Group

February 20, 2019By Kristi SearleDSpace, Uncategorized

The Peruvian Council of Science, Technology and Technological Innovation (Concytec) has been collaborating closely with DuraSpace to advance and promote Open Access to scholarly publications in Peru. After the successful completion of the first DSpace & DSpace-CRIS Workshop held in July 2018–probably the most attended DSpace workshop to date–and the incorporation of Concytec as a … Read More

Registration Open: Fedora Camp Atlanta

January 28, 2019By Kristi SearleUncategorized

Fedora is the robust, modular, open source repository platform for the management and dissemination of digital content. Fedora is used in a wide variety of institutions including libraries, museums, archives, and government organizations. Fedora Camp, hosted by Emory University Libraries, offers everyone a chance to dive in and learn all about Fedora. Fedora Camp Atlanta … Read More

Amplifying Impact: LYRASIS and DuraSpace Announce Intent to Merge

January 23, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisDSpace, Uncategorized, VIVO

LYRASIS and DuraSpace announce their intent to merge, forming a robust new home for Community-Supported Programs and Services. LYRASIS, an innovative full-service technology and services nonprofit, and DuraSpace, which specializes in open source technologies, plan to join their world-class 501(c)(3) nonprofit teams in 2019. LYRASIS is a recognized leader in building and delivering solutions to … Read More

DuraSpace Appoints Executive Director

November 8, 2018By Kristi SearleDSpace, Uncategorized, VIVO

DuraSpace is pleased to announce Erin Tripp has been appointed the Executive Director of DuraSpace, effective November 1, 2018. Ms. Tripp has been serving as the Interim CEO for the organization since June 1, 2018. As Executive Director, Ms. Tripp will focus on broadening engagement with the international user communities of DSpace, Fedora, VIVO, and … Read More

Reintroducing the DuraSpace Registry

September 24, 2018By Carol Minton MorrisDSpace, Uncategorized, VIVO

The DuraSpace Registry is a community-driven database that identifies which institutions and organizations around the world use DSpace, Fedora, and VIVO. The Registry, which answers the question, “Who’s Using”, has been significantly upgraded: https://duraspace.org/registry/ The new Registry includes a map view of installations and is viewable by project. DuraSpace is in the ongoing process of … Read More