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

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update August 2017

August 9, 2017By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

Member Forum 2017 Thanks to all who participated in the third annual Member Forum! We really enjoyed getting the face-to-face time with our community. A huge thanks to Portland State University for hosting us at the Smith Union Student Center, as well as to our planning group members and the Atlanta-based LYRASIS staff that provided … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update July 2017

July 20, 2017By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

ArchivesSpace 2.1.0 Now Available The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to release version 2.1.0! ArchivesSpace 2.1.0 features very substantial work from Hudson Molonglo (HM) as well as code contributions from community members. This release includes the production-ready new Public User Interface, as well as a beginning OAI-PMH responder, an expanded rights management module, and other smaller … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.1.0 is out!

July 19, 2017By Christine Di BellaReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to release version 2.1.0! ArchivesSpace 2.1.0 features very substantial work from Hudson Molonglo (HM) as well as code contributions from community members. This release includes the production-ready new Public User Interface, as well as a beginning OAI-PMH responder, an expanded rights management module, and other smaller items. You can download … Read More

Welcome ArchivesSpace’s new Community Engagement Coordinator, Christine Kim!

June 27, 2017By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

LYRASIS, the organizational home for ArchivesSpace, is pleased to announce that Christine Kim will be joining us as our Community Engagement Coordinator. Christine has been working in a variety of roles in Special Collections & Archives at ArchivesSpace charter member institution University of California Irvine (UCI) since 2010. With ArchivesSpace, she was first involved in … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update June 2017

June 6, 2017By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development Together with our development partner Hudson Molonglo, we’re hard at work on our 2.1.0 release. This release will include major additions and improvements to functionality, including the production-ready version of the new public user interface, an OAI-PMH responder, and an enhanced rights management module. It will also include various bug fixes, improvements to the … Read More