Thanks to all who participated at the ArchivesSpace Annual Member Forum! We really enjoyed catching up with you and getting some real facetime with our incredible community. In an effort to get to know our community better, we are launching full speed in the effort to compile an ArchivesSpace Member Directory! Read on for more … Read More
Month: August 2018
ArchivesSpace Member Directory
We are thrilled to announce our latest effort to provide information on how our community is using ArchivesSpace! We are compiling an ArchivesSpace Member Directory to bring together information about our diverse ArchivesSpace member community and use of the ArchivesSpace application. We hope the compiled directory will help you identify others in similar situations or … Read More
ArchivesSpace Implementation Buddies!
At our Annual Member Forum, we announced our idea to facilitate an “implementation buddy” program to help connect our ArchivesSpace community members so we can work through challenges together. We shared our thoughts on how stepping up as a mentor comes with the expectations that may exceed the bandwidth that most of our extremely busy … Read More
All About Community: ArchivesSpace User Advisory Technical Advisory Council Testing sub-team
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
User Insights: Arrr-chivesSpace Migration at East Carolina University
Contributed by: Kelly Spring, Access Archivist, East Carolina University About the series: The East Carolina University Pirates are engaged in a large-scale migration project to evaluate, prep, and load data from several dispersed databases into ArchivesSpace. Over the next two years, ECU will share the journey from careening data to weighing anchor to sailing into … Read More
ArchivesSpace v2.5.0 released
The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to announce the availability of v2.5.0. You can download it at https://github.com/archivesspace/archivesspace/releases/tag/v2.5.0. This release contains many program-led and community pull requests that provide feature enhancements, bug fixes, infrastructure improvements, and documentation updates. The centerpiece of this release is the refactored reports worked on by our co-op student from Georgia Tech, … Read More
Announcing the ArchivesSpace annual report for 2017/2018
The ArchivesSpace team is pleased to share the annual report covering the 2017/2018 membership term. This digital document celebrates our community’s many activities and accomplishments during the past year and provides some information on what’s planned for the future. Thanks to all of our members for all you’ve done and do to sustain and move … Read More
ArchivesSpace Annual Member Forum (Aug 14) – Livestreaming announcement!
We are looking forward to our annual Member Forum coming up on August 14th! We know travel can be challenging for many of you, so we have set up an option to participate remotely via livestreaming. Please register for access to the livestream Livestreaming registration is available at: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/8278258622427027714 Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation … Read More
ArchivesSpace Update – July 2018
Please join us at the upcoming 4th annual Member Forum! We’ll be at the Society of American Archivists annual conference, and would love the opportunity to meet you and hear updates on your projects. We just had a great webinar featuring work the Reports sub-team has recently accomplished, which will be included in the next … Read More
Recording and slides from the Reports Refactored webinar
Thanks to all who joined us for the Reports Refactored webinar on July 31. Special thanks to our presenter Sarah Morrissey (ArchivesSpace). Resources from the webinar are now available: Link to the recording: https://youtu.be/cIEYSvUmAD4 Slides from the presentation Feel free to contact the ArchivesSpace program team (ArchivesSpaceHome@lyrasis.org) if you have any questions.