Open call on how ArchivesSpace can amplify and support efforts around antiracism and inclusion

June 10, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community No Comments

Notes from this call are available here. Please join us for our next community call, June 24th at 2-3pm ET (11-noon PT), via Zoom. This open call will be devoted to a discussion of ways ArchivesSpace can support and amplify efforts around antiracism and inclusion, and how ArchivesSpace itself can be more inclusive.  We also … Read More

We can do it! Introducing the Community Developers’ Queue

April 22, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, News No Comments

From Lydia Tang and Maggie Hughes, co-leaders of the Development Prioritization sub-team Last summer, the Development Prioritization sub-team implemented a new workflow in ArchivesSpace’s development cycle with the goal of making it easier for community developers to contribute to the application’s code. We’ll get into the details of this change, but first some background on … Read More

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

February 5, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, News, User Insights No Comments

Over the past two years, the East Carolina University Pirates have engaged in a large-scale migration project to evaluate, prep, and load data from several dispersed databases into ArchivesSpace. ECU has shared the journey, from careening data to sailing into production. By regularly posting their progress ECU aimed to empower you, the ArchivesSpace community, to know that … 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

All About Community: Kansas City Regional Forum

January 2, 2019By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Marcella Huggard, Manuscripts Coordinator, University of Kansas Everything’s Up-to-Date at the Kansas City Regional Forum The Kansas City Regional Forum took place on November 30, 2018 at the Midwest Genealogy Center in Independence, Missouri. Program information is available on the wiki program page. Hosting a regional forum As soon as Christine Kim mentioned … Read More

All About Community: ArchivesSpace User Advisory Technical Advisory Council Testing sub-team

August 27, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Brittany Newberry, Processing Archivist, Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library Overview The Testing sub-team is charged with the testing of features and bug fixes of the ArchivesSpace application prior to new releases of ArchivesSpace. The sub-team is a cross-council sub-team that is made up of members of the ArchivesSpace User Advisory and Technical … Read More