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

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 v2.0.1 now available

May 3, 2017By Christine Di BellaReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace program team is announcing the availability of a small patch release, 2.0.1. This release remedies an issue where the resource tree display appears to become unresponsive after saving a record. You can download this release at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.0.1. Information on upgrading to a new version of ArchivesSpace is available at http://archivesspace.github.io/archivesspace/user/upgrading-to-a-new-release-of-archivesspace/. Thanks to Payten … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.0.0 is out!

April 19, 2017By Christine Di BellaReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace team is very pleased to release version 2.0.0! ArchivesSpace 2.0.0 features work from our development partner, Hudson Molonglo (HM), as well as code contributions from community members Steve Majewski and Brother Paul of Abbaye de La Trappe, who has provided our first publicly shared French translations of the interface. Thanks to all who … 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

Release candidate for ArchivesSpace v2.0.0

March 30, 2017By Christine Di BellaReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace program is pleased to announce that a release candidate – v2.0.0-RC1 (https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.0.0-RC1) – is now 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 … Read More

Resolution Honoring Bradley Westbrook, Founding ArchivesSpace Program Manager

March 23, 2017By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

The ArchivesSpace Governance Board recently approved a resolution honoring Bradley Westbrook, ArchivesSpace’s founding program manager and longtime leader in archival information management. The text of the resolution was presented to him in February, and is as follows: Whereas, for more than a decade Bradley Westbrook has been a visionary leader in meeting the needs of … Read More

ArchivesSpace 1.5.4

March 21, 2017By Christine Di BellaReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace program team is announcing the availability of a small patch release, 1.5.4. This release remedies an issue that was preventing the METS export for digital objects from running. While our big focus right  now is on the next major release of ArchivesSpace (2.0.0), we’re releasing 1.5.4 now in the interest of minimizing disruption … 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