Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace and ARKs

February 17, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace is pleased to announce the sixth 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. Our sixth webinar in this series will explore how to integrate ARKs (Archival Resource Keys), persistent identifiers designed by the California Digital … Read More

ArchivesSpace v.2.7.1 released

February 17, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews, Releases No Comments

ArchivesSpace is announcing the availability of v2.7.1. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.7.1. This release contains program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug fixes, infrastructure improvements, and documentation updates. Items of note include the ability to merge container profiles, a new select all capability on browse pages, and accessibility improvements. Thanks very … Read More

Laney McGlohon Leaving ArchivesSpace

February 14, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

It is with regret that we announce that Laney McGlohon will be leaving her position as ArchivesSpace Tech Lead to take a position with a startup in the financial district of San Francisco.  Her last day will be February 19. She will be deeply missed by her fellow team members and the ArchivesSpace community.   … 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 Update – January 2020

January 31, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchMonthly Updates No Comments

Development We anticipate putting out a release candidate for the next version of ArchivesSpace within days. Once the release candidate is out, we expect to have a relatively short window between the release candidate and the release. As always, we’ll appreciate all the testing people are able to do in the period between the release … Read More

Nominations Requested for ArchivesSpace Governance Board

January 28, 2020By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

As chair of the 2019/20 ArchivesSpace Nominating Committee, I seek your nominations of candidates to stand for election for the ArchivesSpace Governance Board representing the Large, Medium and Very Small membership levels. Member engagement is critical to the success of ArchivesSpace, and the Board relies upon your recommendations for strong candidates. You may nominate individuals … Read More

Nominations Requested for ArchivesSpace User Advisory Council

January 28, 2020By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

The ArchivesSpace Governance Board is seeking nominations to fill up to seven (7) vacancies on the ArchivesSpace User Advisory Council (UAC). Nominees should be presently employed at an ArchivesSpace member institution (please refer to the member list at: http://archivesspace.org/community/whos-using-archivesspace/). The User Advisory Council (https://archivesspace.org/governance-board-and-councils#UAC) is a critical part of the ArchivesSpace community, serving as a communication … Read More

Nominations Requested for ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council

January 28, 2020By Christine Di BellaNews No Comments

The ArchivesSpace Governance Board is seeking nominations to fill up to five (5) vacancies on the ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Council (TAC). Nominees will preferably be presently employed at an ArchivesSpace member institution (please refer to the member list at: http://archivesspace.org/community/whos-using-archivesspace/) or employees of a current Registered Service Provider (see: http://archivesspace.org/registered-service-providers/current-rsps/). Nominations from non-member institutions will be considered … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace and Archivematica

January 27, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Webinar Recording Webinar Slides Webinar chat ArchivesSpace is pleased to announce the fifth 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 proprietary systems. Our fifth webinar in this series will … Read More

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