ArchivesSpace Update – April 2020

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

Development We’re getting close to putting the final touches on the next release of ArchivesSpace and expect to have it ready by mid-May. New features for the next release include merging top containers, importing archival objects from spreadsheets, additional browse and search preferences for the staff interface, additional information in the background jobs area, and … Read More

Webinar Announcement: ArchivesSpace Data Cleanup: Tips, Tricks, and Tools

April 29, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews, Webinars No Comments

Webinar Recording Webinar Q&A Presentation Slides: Abby Hoverstock – Expanding our team during WFH Meaghan O’Riordan – Threat Level ArchivesSpace: (Secret) Agent Cleanup Rachel Searcy – Cleanup and Maintenance of Archival Authorities Alex Duryee – Automating Date Parsing in ArchivesSpace Alicia Detelich – Getting Started with the ArchivesSpace API ArchivesSpace will be offering a 90-minute … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace and ArcLight

April 28, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews, Webinars No Comments

Webinar Recording Webinar Q&A Mark Matienzo (presentation 1) slides Greg Wiedeman (presentation 2) slides The next webinar in the Integrations with ArchivesSpace series will be Tuesday, May 12, 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 eighth webinar in this series will discuss … 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