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

Release Candidate Available – ArchivesSpace v2.8.0-rc1

June 29, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

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. This release candidate contains program-led … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Integrating ArchivesSpace with Drupal and Islandora at University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries

June 26, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

Webinar Recording Webinar Slides Webinar Q&A The next webinar in the Integrations with ArchivesSpace series will be Wednesday, July 15, 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 ninth webinar in this series will discuss integration with Drupal 8 and Islandora at the University of Nevada, Las … Read More

Webinar Announcement: Is It Roy E. Harrington or Roy S. Harrington?: How to Make Technology Work for You In an ArchivesSpace Data Cleanup Project

June 22, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchEvents, Webinars No Comments

Webinar Recording Webinar Slides Webinar Q&A ArchivesSpace will be offering another webinar focusing on ArchivesSpace data cleanup projects that can be accomplished in a work from home environment on Wednesday, July 8, at 2pm ET. Most of us are doing our jobs under much different conditions than usual. As a browser-based system you can access from anywhere, ArchivesSpace is a tool that can be used when working remotely and many … Read More

Call for presenters – ArchivesSpace Sixth Annual Member Forum

June 17, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchNews No Comments

ArchivesSpace will be holding its sixth Annual Member Forum virtually on August 3-7, 2020, from 12pm-3pm ET each day via Zoom.  Just as in previous years, this free event is a chance for ArchivesSpace members to come together to highlight the work they are doing in ArchivesSpace, show off new plugins or tools they’ve developed, and attend workshops and trainings … Read More

Open call on how ArchivesSpace can amplify and support efforts around antiracism and inclusion

June 10, 2020By Jessica Dowd CrouchAll About Community No Comments

Notes from this call are available here. Please join us for our next community call, June 24th at 2-3pm ET (11-noon PT), via Zoom. This open call will be devoted to a discussion of ways ArchivesSpace can support and amplify efforts around antiracism and inclusion, and how ArchivesSpace itself can be more inclusive.  We also … Read More