DSpace 7.0 Beta 4 Release Announcement

October 13, 2020By InfoDSpace, Uncategorized

Dear DSpace Community, The DSpace Leadership Group, the DSpace Committers and LYRASIS are proud to announce that DSpace 7.0 Beta 4 is now available for download and testing. Beta 4 is the fourth scheduled Beta release provided for community feedback and to introduce the new features of the 7.0 platform. As a Beta release, we … Read More

Register for Islandora and Fedora Camp in Arizona, February 24-26, 2020

October 29, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisUncategorized

LYRASIS and the Islandora Foundation invite you to attend the first Islandora and Fedora Camp at Arizona State University, February 24-26, 2020: https://www.lyrasis.org/Content/Pages/Event-Details.aspx?Eid=5F12A402-E7F4-E911-80FE-00155D73CF3B. Islandora is an open-source software framework designed to help institutions and organizations and their audiences collaboratively manage, and discover digital assets using a best-practices framework.  Islandora was originally developed by the University … Read More

Registration Open: Fantastic Futures 2019, 2nd International Conference on AI for Libraries, Archives, and Museums

October 24, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisUncategorized

From Tom Cramer, Stanford University Libraries Registration is now open for Fantastic Futures 2019, the 2nd International Conference on AI for Libraries, Archives, and Museums<https://fantasticfutures.stanford.edu/>. Join us December 4-6 at Stanford University for three days of study and community building. This conference is a forum for in-depth discussion of the effects of these new technologies, … Read More

VIVO 1.11.0 Release Announcement

October 22, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisUncategorized, VIVO

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director, on behalf of the VIVO Committers VIVO 1.11 is now available! VIVO 1.11 contains new features, performance improvements, and bug fixes.  Some highlights: Claiming of publications by both DOI and PubMed ID.  Users can add publications to their profiles by logging on to self-edit, clicking claiming link, and entering either … Read More

News from 4Science: First International DSpace-CRIS User Group Meeting and Community Initiatives Supported by 4Science.

October 22, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisDSpace, Uncategorized

From Susanna Mornati, Director of Operations, 4Science 4Science, together with The Library Code and other organizations in the DSpace-CRIS community, such as the Hamburg University of Technology, the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, the Georg-August-University Goettingen, the Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg, the University of Bern, the University of Trieste, are inviting all the interested institutions in DSpace-CRIS, the first free … Read More

New Features for DSpace 5 and 6 ORCID Integration

October 22, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisDSpace, Uncategorized

REST API extensions, allow you to view and manipulate ORCiDs on DSpace items, ORCID iD badges next to author names and advanced search support, are now available in a new open source patch thanks to KAUST. KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology) has issued a new DSpace patch that significantly extends default features available in ORCID … Read More

Announcing the Release of NewspaperWorks  v1.0.0

October 22, 2019By Carol Minton MorrisUncategorized

The NewspaperWorks team–Eben English (BPL), Harish Maringanti (Utah), Brian McBride (Utah), Jacob Reed (Utah) and Sean Upton (Utah)–announces the release of NewspaperWorks  v1.0.0! NewspaperWorks is a gem for Hyrax applications that provides work types, metadata fields, batch ingest workflows, and front-end functionality for digitized newspaper content. The gem can be used to integrate newspaper content … Read More