Winchester, MA As a part of the new governance model, DuraSpace is officially launching the nominations phase of our Board-Member-at-Large elections.
Winchester, MA The DuraSpace organization is pleased to announce that Dr. Amy Brand has accepted an appointment to the DuraSpace Board of Directors.
- Establishment of the community direction
- Approval of the annual budget allocation
- Approval of the project roadmap
From Patrick Yott, Associate Dean for Digital Strategies and Services, Northeastern University Libraries
Northeastern University will be hosting this year’s Northeast Fedora Users Group (NEFUG) meeting from 9:00 4:00 on Monday, June 23rd. We are going to change things a bit from the first two NEFUG events by having a bit more structure to the day.
The tentative schedule includes:
From Jon Dunn, Sarah Shreeves (Program Co-Chairs) and Mark Leggott (Conference Chair)
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CA The Eigth International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2013) is just around the corner–July 8-12 in beautiful Prince Edward Island. We had an awesome response to the request for proposals. An initial list of sessions is available at:
Winchester, MA The Fedora Futures team recently launched a blog entitled, Fedora Futures, aimed at telling the stories behind building the future of the Fedora repository. The first post is from Edwin Shin, Fedora Futures Project Manager, and Tom Cramer, Stanford University. In "Welcome to the Future of Fedora" they explain why, "It’s time for a serious re-investment in our core digital asset management and preservation services."
Charlottetown, CA Spring has arrived and it's time to finalize your plans to visit "Repository Island"–otherwise known as Prince Edward Island, Canada–for the Eight International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2013) to be held July 8-12, 2013. You may register here: http://or2013.net/. PEI is a popular summer vacation destination so make your travel plans soon!
OR2013 web site: http://or2013.net/