ArchivesSpace Update – November 2017

November 17, 2017By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

November 2017 Update This month’s update highlights many exciting developments that are underway. The Staff Interface Enhancement Working Group has drafted up recommendations and needs community feedback before we can move into development. We can still use some help testing the Archivists’ Toolkit migration tool that migrates directly into ArchivesSpace version 2.1.2. There’s also an … 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 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 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 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

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update May 2017

May 10, 2017By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development The ArchivesSpace team was pleased to announce the release of v2.0.0 (https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.0.0) on April 19 . The release includes many changes to the underlying technologies of the application as well as improved functionality in some key areas. Summary information about these changes is available in the release notes. The changes include upgrading to Rails … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update April 2017

April 10, 2017By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development We are pleased to announce that a release candidate – v2.0.0-RC1 (https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.0.0-RC1) – is available for download and testing purposes. Version 2.0.0 of ArchivesSpace will be a major release, with many changes to the underlying technologies of the application as well as improved functionality in some key areas. Summary information about these changes is … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update March 2017

March 6, 2017By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development The ArchivesSpace team was pleased to release version 1.5.3 on February 15.  This minor release has some bug fixes, including a fix for the issue with resource components being exported in EAD in a different order from how they appear in the staff interface (https://archivesspace.atlassian.net/browse/AR-1620), as well as improvements to overall performance. It features … Read More

ArchivesSpace Monthly Update February 2017

February 2, 2017By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development We are pleased to announce that a release candidate – v1.5.3-RC1 (https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v1.5.3-RC1) – is now available for download and testing purposes. This minor release has some bug fixes, including a fix for the issue with components being exported in EAD in a different order from how they appear in the staff interface (https://archivesspace.atlassian.net/browse/AR-1620), as … Read More