ArchivesSpace Update – September 2020

September 30, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchMonthly Updates, News No Comments

Development We’re continuing to work toward the next release of ArchivesSpace. The major focus of work right now is finishing up expanding the agents module. We’re also working on enhancements to the spreadsheet importer, reviewing some substantial community pull requests, and gem upgrades. Position Announcement: ArchivesSpace Technical Lead We are seeking an energetic and collaborative … Read More

ArchivesSpace Hacktoberfest 2020

September 28, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

This October, ArchivesSpace will 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. Whether you’re new to ArchivesSpace development or a long-time contributor, we encourage you to get involved. No specific background or skill … Read More

Integrations with ArchivesSpace Webinar Series: ArchivesSpace and CollectionSpace

September 2, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Webinar Recording Webinar Q&A Christine Di Bella Presentation Slides Linda Colet Presentation Slides The next webinar in the Integrations with ArchivesSpace series will be Wednesday, September 16, at 2pm ET. Each webinar in this series highlights an integration with another application used in archives that ArchivesSpace members have worked on or requested. Our tenth webinar … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – August 2020

August 31, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Development We’re working on the next version of ArchivesSpace, which will come out later in the year. The major focus of work right now is finishing up expanding the agents module. We’re also working on enhancements to the spreadsheet importer, reviewing some substantial community pull requests, and gem upgrades. If you upgraded to 2.8.0, please … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – July 2020

July 31, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Development ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.8.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.8.0. This release contains program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug fixes, infrastructure improvements, and documentation updates. Some items of note include the ability to merge top containers, new browse, search, and sort preferences in the staff interface, some … Read More

ArchivesSpace v2.8.0 released

July 16, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.8.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.8.0. This release contains program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug fixes, infrastructure improvements, and documentation updates. Some items of note include the ability to merge top containers, new browse, search, and sort preferences in the staff interface, some improvements … Read More

Join us for the 6th Annual ArchivesSpace Member Forum

July 6, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Registration is now open for the 6th 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.  Unlike previous years, ArchivesSpace will be holding its sixth Annual Member Forum virtually, on August 3-7, 2020, from 12pm-3pm ET each … Read More

ArchivesSpace Update – June 2020

June 30, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Development The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to announce a release candidate, v2.8.0-rc1. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.8.0-rc1 or test it out without downloading at http://test.archivesspace.org/staff  (username admin /password admin). We encourage you to download and try it out with your own local setup and/or data for the most accurate results. The release candidate contains … Read More