ArchivesSpace seeking Project Developer

September 8, 2021By Christine Di BellaJob Openings, News No Comments

ArchivesSpace is currently seeking a project developer for a specialized assignment to work on frontend upgrades and improvements. It is a remote position and has a flexible term. While it could be for as little as three months, there is a possibility of extension. The job description is listed below and at https://lyrasis.isolvedhire.com/jobs/344198-25777.html. All applications … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – April 2021

April 30, 2021By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates No Comments

Development We put out a second release candidate for ArchivesSpace v3.0.0 in mid-April. While v3.0.0 continues to center around the expansion of the agents module, in the period between the two release candidates we were able to include bug fixes and improvements in some other areas of the application that were contributed by community developers … Read More

New Program: ArchivesSpace Diversity Partnership

January 27, 2021By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

In the wake of the George Floyd and Breonna Taylor murders, and in the spirit of protest that followed, the ArchivesSpace community began a conversation last spring about what it could do to promote diversity and inclusion while combating systemic racism in our field. That continuing conversation has led to a series of initiatives that … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – November 2020

November 30, 2020By Christine Di BellaMonthly Updates, News No Comments

Development ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.8.1. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.8.1. This release includes improvements to the spreadsheet importer, additional settable record type preferences, some bug fixes and small feature improvements, and a number of infrastructure upgrades. Included among these are some performance, indexer, and small backend and staff interface improvements courtesy … Read More

Release Candidate Available – ArchivesSpace v2.8.1-RC1

November 3, 2020By Christine Di BellaReleases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to announce a release candidate, v2.8.0-RC1. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.8.1-RC1 or test it out without downloading at http://test.archivesspace.org/staff  (username admin /password admin). This release candidate includes improvements to the spreadsheet importer, additional settable record type preferences, some bug fixes and small feature improvements, additional translations for the public … Read More

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