Webinar Announcement: ASpace Implementation Buddies

September 12, 2018By Christine KimWebinars No Comments

ArchivesSpace Implementation Buddies When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. ET (10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. PT) Where: Webinar at https://zoom.us/j/834400938 Dial-in only option: 669-900-6833 or 646-876-9923 — Meeting ID is 834-400-938 International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/iZNgWlhI No registration required. The session is limited to the first 100 participants. Please feel free to host … Read More

ArchivesSpace Member Directory

August 29, 2018By Christine KimNews No Comments

We are thrilled to announce our latest effort to provide information on how our community is using ArchivesSpace! We are compiling an ArchivesSpace Member Directory to bring together information about our diverse ArchivesSpace member community and use of the ArchivesSpace application. We hope the compiled directory will help you identify others in similar situations or … Read More

ArchivesSpace Implementation Buddies!

August 29, 2018By Christine KimNews No Comments

At our Annual Member Forum, we announced our idea to facilitate an “implementation buddy” program to help connect our ArchivesSpace community members so we can work through challenges together. We shared our thoughts on how stepping up as a mentor comes with the expectations that may exceed the bandwidth that most of our extremely busy … Read More

All About Community: ArchivesSpace User Advisory Technical Advisory Council Testing sub-team

August 27, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Brittany Newberry, Processing Archivist, Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library Overview The Testing sub-team is charged with the testing of features and bug fixes of the ArchivesSpace application prior to new releases of ArchivesSpace. The sub-team is a cross-council sub-team that is made up of members of the ArchivesSpace User Advisory and Technical … Read More

User Insights: Arrr-chivesSpace Migration at East Carolina University

August 27, 2018By Christine KimUser Insights No Comments

Contributed by: Kelly Spring, Access Archivist, East Carolina University About the series: The East Carolina University Pirates are engaged in a large-scale migration project to evaluate, prep, and load data from several dispersed databases into ArchivesSpace. Over the next two years, ECU will share the journey from careening data to weighing anchor to sailing into … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.5.0 released

August 10, 2018By Christine KimReleases 1 Comment

The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to announce the availability of v2.5.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.5.0. This release contains many program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug fixes, infrastructure improvements, and documentation updates. The centerpiece of this release is the refactored reports worked on by our co-op student from Georgia Tech, … Read More

ArchivesSpace Annual Member Forum (Aug 14) – Livestreaming announcement!

August 3, 2018By Christine KimMember Forums No Comments

We are looking forward to our annual Member Forum coming up on August 14th! We know travel can be challenging for many of you, so we have set up an option to participate remotely via livestreaming. Please register for access to the livestream Livestreaming registration is available at: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/8278258622427027714 Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – July 2018

August 1, 2018By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

Please join us at the upcoming 4th annual Member Forum! We’ll be at the Society of American Archivists annual conference, and would love the opportunity to meet you and hear updates on your projects. We just had a great webinar featuring work the Reports sub-team has recently accomplished, which will be included in the next … Read More

Recording and slides from the Reports Refactored webinar

August 1, 2018By Christine KimWebinars 1 Comment

Thanks to all who joined us for the Reports Refactored webinar on July 31. Special thanks to our presenter Sarah Morrissey (ArchivesSpace). Resources from the webinar are now available: Link to the recording: https://youtu.be/cIEYSvUmAD4 Slides from the presentation Feel free to contact the ArchivesSpace program team (ArchivesSpaceHome@lyrasis.org) if you have any questions.

Call for Comments: ArchivesSpace Documentation

July 30, 2018By Christine KimEvents No Comments

The ArchivesSpace Users Advisory Council’s Documentation sub-team is seeking input from the community in an effort to improve the application’s documentation, which currently consists of the User Manual, screencasts, and video tutorials. Are there any sections of the manual that you would like to see improved? Are there features of the application you find difficult … Read More