ArchivesSpace 2019 Development Prioritization Survey Summary

January 21, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Thank you to everyone who filled out the Development Prioritization survey! The goal of this survey was to inform the Development Prioritization sub-team of what areas of the application ArchivesSpace member institutions want prioritized for development in the next 2-3 years. The results for the perceived priority of desired improvements should be interpreted as general … Read More

ArchivesSpace Open Members Call – January 22, 2-3pm ET (11-noon PT)

January 10, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, User Insights No Comments

Please join us for our next community members open call via Zoom on January 22 at 2-3pm ET (11-noon PT). This is an opportunity to talk informally about ideas you’ve had, challenges you’ve encountered, or news you’d like to share. During this call the Development Prioritization sub-team of our User Advisory Council will summarize the … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace and Aviary

December 17, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchWebinars No Comments

Link to webinar record Aviary webinar slides Yale webinar slides Webinar chat log ArchivesSpace is pleased to announce the fourth webinar in our series focused on Integrations with ArchivesSpace.  Each webinar in this series will highlight an integration with another application used in archives that ArchivesSpace members have worked on or requested.  The webinar series will feature both open source and … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – November 2019

December 2, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchMonthly Updates No Comments

November 2019 Update Development As mentioned in the release announcement for ArchivesSpace v2.7.0, the changes in the languages area will require data cleanup to existing records for some people. Upon upgrade, existing language information is migrated to the new or newly structured fields. While some ways of recording information could be easily accommodated in this … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace with Archive-It

November 12, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchWebinars No Comments

Link to Webinar Recording Link to presentation slides and links Webinar Chat ArchivesSpace is pleased to announce the third webinar in our new webinar series focused on Integrations with ArchivesSpace.  Each webinar in this series will highlight an integration with another application used in archives that ArchivesSpace members have worked on or requested.  The webinar series will feature both open source and proprietary … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – October 2019

October 31, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchMonthly Updates 2 Comments

Development ArchivesSpace v2.7.0 is now available. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.7.0.  This release contains program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug and security fixes, and documentation updates, as well as infrastructure improvements, which were a significant focus of this release. A full list of the changes and improvements is provided on … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace and Aeon

October 21, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchWebinars No Comments

Webinar Recording Presentation Slides – Webinar Chat Log ArchivesSpace is pleased to announce the second webinar in our new webinar series focused on Integrations with ArchivesSpace.  Each webinar in this series will highlight an integration with another application used in archives that ArchivesSpace members have worked on or requested.  The webinar series will feature both open source and proprietary systems. Our second webinar in … Read More

ArchivesSpace v.2.7.0 released

October 16, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.7.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.7.0. This release contains program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug and security fixes, and documentation updates, as well as infrastructure improvements, which were a significant focus of this release. A full list of the changes and improvements is provided … Read More

ArchivesSpace Southeastern Regional Forum – Registration is now open!

October 14, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchRegional Forums No Comments

Registration is now open for the ArchivesSpace Southeastern Regional Forum on November 15, 2019, at the Hollings Special Collections Library at ArchivesSpace member institution University of South Carolina.  As with previous forums, this will be a free opportunity for staff from ArchivesSpace member institutions in the region to meet and share information with each other and the program team about all things … Read More

User Insights: Arr-chivesSpace Migration Update from East Carolina University

October 11, 2019By Jessica Dowd CrouchUser Insights No Comments

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 production. By regularly posting progress ECU aims to empower … Read More