Registration now open – 7th Annual ArchivesSpace Member Forum

July 1, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, Events, Member Forums No Comments

  Registration is now open for the 7th Annual ArchivesSpace Member Forum! Just as in previous years, this will be a free opportunity for staff from ArchivesSpace member institutions to meet and share information with each other and the program team about all things ArchivesSpace.  While traditionally an in-person event, ArchivesSpace will be holding its … Read More

Announcing the ArchivesSpace Diversity Partnership cohort

May 13, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, News No Comments

ArchivesSpace is delighted to announce the inaugural cohort for the ArchivesSpace Diversity Partnership, a new program designed to offer support for implementing the ArchivesSpace application to institutions that are themselves or primarily serve communities currently underrepresented in the ArchivesSpace community. The five institutions are: Black Cultural Archives – a unique community archive based in the … Read More

Training Announcement: Community-wide Virtual Training

April 1, 2021By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community, Events, News No Comments

Beginning in April of 2021, the ArchivesSpace Trainers Corps will offer regularly scheduled virtual, community-wide training opportunities open to anyone using or interested in using ArchivesSpace. These virtual, community-wide trainings will be part of a 12-month pilot project by the Trainers Corps to assess community interest and training needs. Over the next year, the Trainers … Read More

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