Webinar Announcement: ArchivesSpace PUI Overview and Implementation Strategies

October 19, 2017By Christine KimWebinars No Comments

ArchivesSpace PUI Overview and Implementation Strategies When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EST (10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PST) Where: Webinar at http://lyrasis.adobeconnect.com/rnz7zrtmy04h/ No registration required. The session is limited to the first 100 participants. Please feel free to host a webinar viewing group. The webinar will be recorded and … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update October 2017

October 16, 2017By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

This month’s update includes a variety of highlights. We have a pre-release version of the Archivists’ Toolkit migration tool that migrates directly into ArchivesSpace version 2.1.2, and we need help testing this before it goes live. We’re still accepting applications for a new DevOps Specialist to support the ArchivesSpace community. And read on for details … Read More

ArchivesSpace 2.2.0 released

October 12, 2017By Christine KimReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to release version 2.2.0! You can download the new release from Github at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.2.0. Please see the technical documentation for information on how to upgrade your ArchivesSpace installations. We are especially pleased because this release includes two new areas of long-desired functionality contributed by community members: Tufts University subsidized a … Read More

Request for Proposals for added container management functionality in ASpace

October 6, 2017By Christine KimNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace is seeking proposals from individuals or firms interested in providing development for a limited scope project to add functionality to the container management area of the application. We are prioritizing this work for engagement of an outside contractor based on expressed interest from a number of members, including one that may have funding to … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update September 2017

September 21, 2017By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

This month’s update includes some exciting news! A Georgia Tech co-op student has joined our team to give special focus on updating the migration tool.  We are also hiring a new DevOps Specialist to support the ArchivesSpace community. We have new incoming chairs for both the Technical Advisory Council and the User Advisory Council. And … Read More

ArchivesSpace 2.1.2 released

September 1, 2017By Christine KimReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace program team is pleased to announce the availability of v2.1.2. This minor release contains several bug fixes, including for an issue with installing on Windows using a blank MySQL database and for an issue with archival objects with only dates/dates as titles not appearing in the new public interface. It also addresses some … Read More

ArchivesSpace Annual Report is out!

August 30, 2017By Christine KimAnnual Reports No Comments

ArchivesSpace is delighted to share our first annual report with you. This digital document celebrates our community’s many accomplishments in the year that has just passed, and provides information on plans for the future. Thanks to all our members for all you’ve done to sustain and move the application and the program forward. None of … Read More

ArchivesSpace 2.1.1 released

August 16, 2017By Christine KimReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace program team is pleased to announce the availability of v2.1.1. This minor release contains a couple dozen small bug fixes and enhancements, including improvements to the PUI and OAI-PMH implementations in v2.1.0. Most notably, it addresses a bug that caused initial indexing to take significantly longer than was desirable, particularly for large databases. … Read More

Core Committers Group – Monthly Open Call-Ins

August 14, 2017By Christine KimNews No Comments

Code goes into the ArchivesSpace application from a variety of sources. The inaugural ArchivesSpace Core Committers Group will be responsible for helping people with the process of contributing code to ArchivesSpace Github, reviewing and committing individual code contributions, and ensuring code contributions are properly licensed and follow best-practice guidelines. The group will have monthly call-in … Read More