January 2019
 The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent events, releases and 
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Amplifying Impact: LYRASIS and DuraSpace Announce Intent to Merge
LYRASIS and DuraSpace announce their intent to merge, forming a robust new home for Community-Supported Programs and Services.  Read more
DuraSpace Projects

DSpace Users Group Meeting and Training Workshop Held in New Delhi, India
The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Kalanidhi Division in collaboration with DSquare Technologies  (Certified DuraSpace Contributor for DSpace) hosted a "DSpace Users Group Meeting and Training Workshop" on 3-4 December, 2018.  Read more

VIVO Updates
Januray 6, 2019 - Happy New Year, Books for VIVO, Open Repositories, Wikidata, Calls This Week
January 21, 2019 - Wikipedia, VIVO in 2019, data in 2019, calls this week
January 27, 2019 - VIVO conference registration open, call for proposals opens soon, architectural fly-in this week, calls this week, Duraspace and LYRASIS intent to merge

DSpace User Meeting 2019-Call for Participation
The DSpace User Meeting 2019 will take place at the University of Bamberg, on Thursday, 11th April 2019 and Friday, 12th April 2019. It is organized by the University Library of Bamberg and The Library Code GmbH.  Read more 

Registration Open: Fedora Camp Atlanta
Fedora Camp, hosted by Emory University Libraries, offers everyone a chance to dive in and learn all about Fedora.  Read more
DuraSpace Services

Now Available: DuraCloud 5.1 Release
The new DuraCloud 5.1.0 release  resolves several issues and brings transfer improvements in the DuraCloud Sync and Retrieval tools.  Read more

VIDEO and SLIDES from the NDSA Infrastructure Interest Group Presentation: Uncovering the True Cost of Cloud Storage
Heather Greer Klein, Services Coordinator for DuraSpace, presented to the NDSA Infrastructure Interest Group December 2018 meeting  about determining the full cost of Amazon Web Services when planning for cloud storage.  Read more

DuraCloud and ArchivesDirect Featured in METRO's Digital Preservation Interest Group Presentation
The Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO)'s Digital Preservation Interest Group  featured "DAM if you do and DAM if you don't!," a review of the CUNY Graduate Center's implementation of ArchivesDirect , which pairs hosted Archivematica with DuraCloud.  Read more

CALL for Proposals-Spring 2019 euroCRIS Spring Membership Meeting
As our Spring 2019 membership meeting at CSC (IT Center for Science) in Espoo/Helsinki approaches, this message is a call for proposals for presentations at the event.  Read more
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