Nominations Requested for ArchivesSpace Governance Board

January 28, 2020By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

As chair of the 2019/20 ArchivesSpace Nominating Committee, I seek your nominations of candidates to stand for election for the ArchivesSpace Governance Board representing the Large, Medium and Very Small membership levels. Member engagement is critical to the success of ArchivesSpace, and the Board relies upon your recommendations for strong candidates. You may nominate individuals … Read More

Nominations Requested for ArchivesSpace User Advisory Council

January 28, 2020By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

The ArchivesSpace Governance Board is seeking nominations to fill up to seven (7) vacancies on the ArchivesSpace User Advisory Council (UAC). Nominees should be presently employed at an ArchivesSpace member institution (please refer to the member list at: http://archivesspace.org/community/whos-using-archivesspace/). The User Advisory Council (https://archivesspace.org/governance-board-and-councils#UAC) is a critical part of the ArchivesSpace community, serving as a communication … Read More

Nominations Requested for ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council

January 28, 2020By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

The ArchivesSpace Governance Board is seeking nominations to fill up to five (5) vacancies on the ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council (TAC). Nominees will preferably be presently employed at an ArchivesSpace member institution (please refer to the member list at: http://archivesspace.org/community/whos-using-archivesspace/) or employees of a current Registered Service Provider (see: http://archivesspace.org/registered-service-providers/current-rsps/). Nominations from non-member institutions will be considered … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – December 2019

December 23, 2019By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development We are working on the next release of ArchivesSpace, projected for early 2020. Some of the new features that are likely to be included are merging top containers, merging container profiles, and additional options for viewing results in the browse and search areas in the staff interface. The release will also have some performance … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – June 2019

June 28, 2019By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development Version 2.6.0 of ArchivesSpace was released last month. We have now turned our attention to some needed infrastructure improvements for the application. We are also doing work on agents and recording language information that will make ArchivesSpace more standards-compliant in these areas. We’re aiming for the next release to come out later this summer. … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – March 2019

March 29, 2019By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development We continue to work on our next release, which, pending further development and testing, we are aiming to put out in April. Thanks to all who have helped with testing or pull requests so far. ArchivesSpace is always interested in more development help. Depending on your interest and availability, we have lots of suggestions … Read More

User Insights: ECU Arrr-chivesSpace Migration

March 13, 2019By Christine Di BellaUser Insights No Comments

Contributed by: Kelly Spring, Access Archivist, East Carolina University About the series: The East Carolina University Pirates are engaged in a large-scale migration project to evaluate, prep, and load data from several dispersed databases into ArchivesSpace. Over the next two years, ECU will share the journey from careening data to weighing anchor to sailing into … Read More

Registration now open for our first ArchivesSpace Online Forum

March 6, 2019By Christine Di BellaEvents No Comments

Registration is now open for the ArchivesSpace Online Forum. Anyone using or interested in using ArchivesSpace is welcome to attend. Learn more about the event and the developing program at https://archivesspace.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/ADC/pages/802127927/ArchivesSpace+Online+Forum+2019. As with our in-person forums, our Online Forum will include a mix of opportunities to share and learn from each other about many different … Read More