Position Announcement: ArchivesSpace Community Engagement Coordinator

November 14, 2018By Christine KimJob Openings No Comments

We’re seeking the next Community Engagement Coordinator for ArchivesSpace. This position is on the frontlines of the program, working directly with individual users and groups of users. Some of the key responsibilities include organizing online and in person events, managing our communications program, and working with community groups responsible for testing, user documentation and training … Read More

Christine Kim leaving ArchivesSpace

November 9, 2018By Christine KimNews No Comments

It is with regret that we announce that Christine Kim will be leaving her position as ArchivesSpace Community Engagement Coordinator at the end of the year to take a position with the California Digital Library.  She will be sorely missed by her fellow team members and the ArchivesSpace community. As the inaugural person in this … Read More

New ArchivesSpace role for Lora Woodford!

November 8, 2018By Christine KimNews No Comments

We are very excited to announce that Lora Woodford will now be the Junior Developer for ArchivesSpace. Most recently Lora served as DevOps Specialist based in LYRASIS’ Digital Technology Services department.  In that role, she participated in a range of technical support activities including responding to ArchivesSpace support tickets, contributing code, and supporting DTS hosting … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – October 2018

October 31, 2018By Christine KimMonthly Updates No Comments

October 2018 Update We have distributed a digital copy of our ArchivesSpace Member Directory! And we’re excited to share information about a webinar hosted by our friends at Preservica, and presented by our community members from the University at Buffalo. We also have updates on the upcoming Kansas City Regional Forum, as well as an … Read More

ASpace Kansas City Regional Forum – Registration is now open!

October 26, 2018By Christine KimRegional Forums No Comments

Join us for the ArchivesSpace Regional Forum in Kansas City! The regional forums are opportunities for our diverse ArchivesSpace members to meet up more locally to share and learn from each other through workshops, focused discussion sessions, and presentations. Registration is now open! DETAILS Location: Midwest Genealogy Center Date: November 30, 2018 (Friday) Time: 9am … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.5.1 released

October 17, 2018By Christine KimReleases No Comments

ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.5.1. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.5.1. This minor release contains program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug fixes, infrastructure improvements, and documentation updates. A focus of this release is continuing to improve the accessibility of the public and staff interfaces. Thanks very much to community … Read More

Call for Presentation Submissions & Suggestions — Kansas City Regional Forum — November 30

October 4, 2018By Christine KimRegional Forums No Comments

Dear ArchivesSpace community, The Kansas City Regional Forum Working Group is seeking proposals for a presentations and discussions, to be delivered at the ArchivesSpace Kansas City Regional Forum on November 30, 2018. We would like to encourage you to consider submitting a presentation or discussion topic to share any insights on your experience using ArchivesSpace. … Read More