From Sibyl Schaefer, Chronopolis Program Manager and Digital Preservation Analyst, University of California, San Diego
The digital preservation landscape is one of a multitude of choices that vary widely in terms of purpose, scale, cost, and complexity. Over the past year a group of collaborating organizations united in the commitment to digital preservation have come together to explore how we can better communicate with each other and assist members of the wider community as they negotiate this complicated landscape.
From Open Repositories 2018 Program Co-Chairs Claire Knowles and Evviva Weinraub
Open Repositories 2018 is now calling for proposals around the theme of Sustaining Open.
As described in the the Fedora API specification (specification charter), the specification is designed to:
Define the characteristics and expectations of how clients interact with Fedora implementations
Define such interactions such that an implementation's conformance is testable
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The Commitment: Every academic library should commit to contribute 2.5% of its total budget to support the common infrastructure needed to create the open scholarly commons.
Academic Libraries and the Open Scholarly Commons
From Andrew Woods, Fedora Tech Lead, on behalf of the Specification Editors and the Fedora Leadership
After much discussion and iteration, the initial public working draft of the Fedora API Specification is now available for broader public review.
DuraSpace has a lot to celebrate in 2017. Our community-supported open source technologies continue to contribute to advancing the access and preservation goals of our member organizations and beyond. The DuraSpace hosted services team is onboarding new customers, while at the same time contributing to efforts to offer new technologies that provide full, hosted access to, control of, and protection for your content.