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

All About Community: User Documentation sub-team

July 30, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: John Zarrillo, Senior Archivist, New York University The Documentation sub-team of the ArchivesSpace Users Advisory Council is charged with writing and updating documentation to assist users of the ArchivesSpace application. This includes the online User Manual, screencasts, and video tutorials. Our goal is to assist all ArchivesSpace users, regardless of technical expertise. The … Read More

All About Community: Awesome ArchivesSpace Ad Hoc Working Group

June 20, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Maggie Hughes, Collections Data Archivist, UCLA Earlier this month, we announced a new resource for the ASpace community: Awesome ArchivesSpace https://github.com/archivesspace/awesome-archivesspace. Awesome ArchivesSpace is an awesome list. It points to resources (code, blog posts, slide decks, journal articles — anything with a URL, really) regarding ArchivesSpace created by the community that are dispersed around the … Read More

All About Community: Technical Documentation sub-team

May 30, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Scott Hanrath, Assistant Dean for Digital Initiatives and Discovery Services, University of Kansas Libraries The Technical Documentation sub-team of the ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council (TAC) seeks to make sure that the technical documentation for ArchivesSpace meets the needs of the community. The technical documentation is intended to help developers and IT staff install, … Read More

All About Community: Integrations sub-team

April 30, 2018By Christine KimAll About Community No Comments

Contributed by: Patrick Galligan, Digital Archivist, Rockefeller Archive Center The ArchivesSpace Integrations sub-team supports the ArchivesSpace community by taking a transparent approach to documenting the integration of outside systems with the ArchivesSpace application. The sub-team meets once a month and we make our meeting notes and 2017-2018 work plan publicly available. We work with the … Read More