All About Community: User Documentation sub-team

July 30, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: John Zarrillo, Senior Archivist, New York University The Documentation sub-team of the ArchivesSpace Users Advisory Council is charged with writing and updating documentation to assist users of the ArchivesSpace application. This includes the online User Manual, screencasts, and video tutorials. Our goal is to assist all ArchivesSpace users, regardless of technical expertise. The … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Reports Refactored

July 19, 2018By Christine KimWebinars No Comments

ArchivesSpace Reports Refactored When: Wednesday, July 31, 2018 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. ET (10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. PT) Where: Webinar at Dial-in only option: 669-900-6833 or 646-876-9923 — Meeting ID is 812-371-319 International numbers available: No registration required. The session is limited to the first 100 participants. Please feel free … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – June 2018

June 30, 2018By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

June 2018 Update We are excited to share exciting community updates, including updates on the upcoming 4th annual Member Forum. We’re pleased to welcome new members to our three governance groups for terms that begin July 1.  New stories are up on the blog, and we have another great webinar coming up next month! Read … Read More

Recording and slides from the Transforming XLS to EAD webinar

June 29, 2018By Christine KimWebinars No Comments

Thanks to all who joined us for the Transforming XLS to EAD: Importing Component Hierarchies webinar on June 27. Special thanks to our presenters Elizabeth Perkes (Utah State Archives), Jason Ronallo (NCSU Libraries), Ben Johnson (Harvard Business School), and Kelly Spring (East Carolina University). Resources from the webinar are now available: Link to the recording: Slides from … Read More

Annual Member Forum – presentation ideas

June 26, 2018By Christine KimMember Forums No Comments

Would you like to present at the ASpace Annual Member Forum? Are you still brainstorming ideas? Here are some suggestions that were submitted through our ideas form: Possible discussions: Legacy metadata: I’d be interested in a discussion of getting legacy metadata in various formats into ArchivesSpace (as in, not AT or Archon migrations). I can … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.4.1 released

June 25, 2018By Christine KimReleases No Comments

ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.4.1. You can download it at This minor release fixes a bug introduced in 2.4.0 that affected searching by date in the public user interface. Thank you to Mark Custer for identifying the issue so that our developers could quickly address it. The release also contains two community … Read More