Webinar Announcement: ArchivesSpace Assessment Module

February 27, 2018By Christine KimWebinars No Comments

ArchivesSpace Assessments Module: Overview, Design, and Implementation  When: Friday, March 2, 2018 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST (10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PST) Where: Webinar at http://lyrasis.adobeconnect.com/rm9sg4mj3ame/ Dial-in only option: 888-354-0094 — Access code is 731627 No registration required. The session is limited to the first 100 participants. Please feel free to host … Read More

All About Community: The ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council

February 23, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Max Eckard, Archivist for Digital Curation, University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library The ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council provides technical guidance and engages the community to encourage an active community of developers. According to the bylaws, the purpose of the Council includes: providing overall technical guidance and reviewing external contributions to the code base … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.3.0 released

February 5, 2018By Christine KimReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to announce the availability of v2.3.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.3.0. This release contains a number of community pull requests along with a few bug fixes, some reports updates, and the start of the enhancement of the Agents module (JIRA with the full specification available at https://archivesspace.atlassian.net/browse/AR-1779). The most notable … Read More

Available now: Beta version of ArchivesSpace Data Dictionary

January 31, 2018By Christine KimNews No Comments

Following on from a discussion on the Users Group in late November, we’re pleased to announce the availability of a beta version of a data dictionary for ArchivesSpace. You can access it at https://desolate-tundra-60608.herokuapp.com/. (Once it’s formally released it will move to a more permanent location and URL.) The ArchivesSpace Data Dictionary provides a simple mechanism … Read More

All About Community: Staff Interface Enhancement Working Group

January 18, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Lydia Tang, Special Collections Archivist-Librarian, Michigan State University Introduction Since arriving at Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections nearly 2.5 years ago and becoming an ArchivesSpace “power user,” I have become increasingly involved in the ArchivesSpace community.  From tuning in to the member list and contributing to JIRA tickets, to joining the ArchivesSpace … Read More

Recording and slides for ASpace Roadmap webinar

January 18, 2018By Christine KimWebinars No Comments

Thanks to all who joined us for the ArchivesSpace Technology & Development Roadmap webinar on January 17. Special thanks to our presenter, Christine Di Bella (ArchivesSpace). Resources from the webinar are now available: Link to the recording: https://youtu.be/fuJ5AkD4p2I Slides from all presenters Feel free to contact the ArchivesSpace program team (ArchivesSpaceHome@lyrasis.org) if you have any questions.

Welcome, LYRASIS’ new DevOps Specialist, Lora Woodford!

January 16, 2018By Christine KimNews No Comments

LYRASIS, the organizational home for ArchivesSpace, is pleased to announce that Lora Woodford will be joining us as our DevOps Specialist, working closely with the ArchivesSpace team on activities to better support ArchivesSpace users and improve the application. Lora knows ArchivesSpace well and is well-known in the ArchivesSpace community, having helped lead ArchivesSpace implementations at Johns Hopkins … Read More