September 2018
 The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent events, releases and 
opportunities of interest to DuraSpace communities
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Announcing the New DuraSpace Service Provider (DSP) Program
We're happy to announce the DuraSpace Registered Service Provider (RSP) Program has been restructured and rebranded in 2018 as the DuraSpace Service Provider (DSP) Program.  Read more

Reintroducing the DuraSpace Registry
The DuraSpace Registry  is a community-driven database that identifies which institutions and organizations around the world use DSpace, Fedora, and VIVO.  Read more

Recording Available: "Beyond North America: Widening Access and Participation"
The webinar recording and presentation slides from "Beyond North America: Widening Access and Participation" are now available.  This was the second of four webinars presented in the DuraSpace Hot Topic Series, "The Future Will be Open?" curated by David Lewis and Michael Roy.  Read more

Announcing the First Country-Specific Webinar Series: Brazil
DuraSpace is pleased to announce the first Country-specific Webinar Series. Thanks to the support of  Neki IT, a Brazilian  Certified DSpace Contributor, we are collaborating on the organization of three webinars this fall where three different Brazilian institutions will present their experiences with DSpace.   Read more
DuraSpace Projects

NOW AVAILABLE: The DSpace Community Annual Report 2017 - July 2018
The Report provides an overview of the user community, membership, two brief community profiles, a technical overview, governance, finance, and events.  Read more

Save the Date! VIVO 2019, September 4-6, Podgorica, Montenegro
The School of Medicine at University of Montenegro, Clinical Center of Montenegro, and the Institute of Public Health of Montenegro are our hosts for the VIVO 2019 Conference in the gorgeous capital city of Podgorica.  Read more

VIVO Updates
September 2, 2018 - Camp, Sprint, Languages, Steering Group, Action Planning, Making Data, OpenHarvester
September 9, 2018 - VIVO workshop in Germany, September Sprint, the SPARQL Book
September 16, 2018 - Updated Web Site, Ontocale is a VIVO Service Provider, New Site Registry, camp is coming up, and see you in Germany!
September 23, 2018 - Sprint in Progress, Camp Coming Up, Service Providers Ready to Help

Announcing the next DSpace 7 (Virtual) Development Sprint, Oct 1-12, Sign up to Learn More and Contribute to DSpace 7!
The third DSpace 7 (Virtual) Development Sprint will take place from October 1-12, 2018.  Read more
DuraSpace Services

DuraCloud 5.0 Release Integrates HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
DuraCloud  customers can now select HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) as an option for streaming files.  Read more

Recording Available: ArchivesDirect Overview Webinar
Sarah Romkey, Archivematica Program Manager from Artefactual Systems  and Heather Greer Klein, Services Coordinator from  DuraSpace  presented an overview of ArchivesDirect , a hosted instance of Archivematica that includes DuraCloud  preservation storage and is provided by DuraSpace  in partnership with Artefactual Systems Read more
Are you using DSpace, Fedora or VIVO?
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