Webinar Announcement: Making the Required Move to External Solr for ArchivesSpace

October 12, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace will be offering a webinar on making the required move to external Solr for new ArchivesSpace releases on November 3rd at 2pm ET/11am PT.  In this webinar, members of the ArchivesSpace program team will provide background information about this necessary change and walk attendees through some considerations for downloading and installing Solr.   Webinar: Making … Read More

ArchivesSpace Hacktoberfest 2021

October 1, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

  This October, ArchivesSpace will again be participating in Hacktoberfest, a month-long celebration of open source software run by DigitalOcean. Hacktoberfest is open to anyone who contributes pull requests to participating open source repositories on GitHub or GitLab.  Whether you’re new to ArchivesSpace development or a long-time contributor, we encourage you to get involved. No … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – September 2021

September 30, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Development ArchivesSpace v3.1 is currently available. ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v3.1.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/. This release includes a number of accessibility improvements, particularly to the public interface. Many of these were identified in an accessibility audit conducted by Deque across the open source applications that make their homes at LYRASIS, … Read More

Virtual ArchivesSpace Basics Workshop on October 18, 20, 25 and 27, 2021 from 12:00pm-2:30pm ET / 9:00am-11:30am PT

September 27, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Registration is now open for the four-session Virtual ArchivesSpace Basics Workshop on October 18, 20, 25 and 27, 2021 from 12:00pm-2:30pm ET / 9:00am-11:30am PT.  During this workshop, trainers from the ArchivesSpace Trainers Corps will cover some of the most frequently used areas of the ArchivesSpace application.  Attendees are expected to attend all 4 sessions … Read More

ArchivesSpace v3.1.0 is now available

September 21, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v3.1.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/. This release includes a number of accessibility improvements, particularly to the public interface. Many of these were identified in an accessibility audit conducted by Deque across the open source applications that make their homes at LYRASIS, which include DSpace, CollectionSpace, and ArchivesSpace. … Read More

Join us for the next ArchivesSpace Trainers Corps Office Hour, Friday, October 8th at 2pm ET/11am PT

September 14, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, Events No Comments

The third ArchivesSpace Trainers Corps “Office Hour” will be Friday, October 8th at 2pm ET/11am PT. In these office hours, members of the ArchivesSpace Trainers Corps will demo a task or tool frequently used by ArchivesSpace users and take questions related to the demo and topic. For this open call, the Trainers Corps will briefly … Read More

Release Candidate Available – v3.1.0-RC1

September 8, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews, Releases No Comments

The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to announce a release candidate, v3.1.0-RC1. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v3.1.0-RC1 or test it out without downloading at http://test.archivesspace.org/staff  (username admin /password admin). This release includes a number of accessibility improvements, particularly to the public interface. Many of these were identified in an accessibility audit conducted by Deque across … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – August 2021

August 31, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchMonthly Updates, News No Comments

Development ArchivesSpace v3.0.2 is currently available at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v3.0.2. Version 3.0.2 is the direct result of community feedback about the migration of date sub-records attached to agents. The updated migration will create an equal number of new structured date sub-records from the original date sub-records and do some parsing of date expressions in range dates into … Read More