Instructors Announced for Fedora Camp at NASA

February 6, 2018By jeremy brantFedora

From David Wilcox, Fedora Product Manager The Fedora team will offer a Camp from Wednesday May 16 – Friday May 18, 2018 at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland just outside of Washington, D.C.  The instructors include Esmé Cowles, Princeton University; Josh Westgard, University of Maryland, and the DuraSpace Fedora team; David Wilcox, Andrew … Read More

Don’t Miss Fedora Camp at NASA

February 5, 2018By jeremy brantFedora

Are you new to Fedora and wish to learn more or are you ready to take your Fedora to the next level?  Fedora Camp offers everyone, the newbies and the veterans, a chance to dive in and learn all about Fedora. The Fedora team will offer a Camp from Wednesday May 16 – Friday May … Read More

Registration Open: “Getting Started with Fedora” Webinar

January 25, 2018By jeremy brantFedora

DuraSpace presents a community webinar, “Getting Started with Fedora” Wednesday, February 28, 2018 12:00 p.m. Eastern Presented by David Wilcox, Fedora Product Manager Fedora is the flexible, modular, open source repository platform for the management and dissemination of digital content.  It is especially well-suited for digital libraries and archives, both for access and preservation. It is also … Read More

Welcome New Fedora Committer Ben Pennel

November 21, 2017By carol minton morrisFedora

From Andrew Woods, Fedora Tech Lead, on behalf of the Fedora committers and leadership The Fedora Project committers and leadership have asked Ben Pennell,UNC University Libraries,  to become a committer and we are pleased to announce that Ben has accepted. Ben is a skilled developer and has worked with Fedora 4 since its earliest days.  From … Read More

Next Steps: A Fedora API Test Suite

October 26, 2017By carol minton morrisFedora

As described in the the Fedora API specification (specification charter), the specification is designed to: Define the characteristics and expectations of how clients interact with Fedora implementations Define such interactions such that an implementation’s conformance is testable Enable interoperability by striving to minimize the need for modifications to client applications in order to work with … Read More

Fedora Camp Texas: Last Chance to Register!

October 9, 2017By kristi searleFedora

Join experienced trainers and Fedora gurus at Fedora Camp, co-hosted by University of Texas Libraries and Texas Digital Library, to be held October 16-18 at the Perry-Castañeda Library at the University of Texas, Austin. Registration is open through this Wednesday, October 11th and limited spots are available so don’t miss this opportinity register today! Fedora is the … Read More

Come to Fedora camp in October

September 15, 2017By carol minton morrisFedora

Austin, TX  You are invited to join experienced trainers and Fedora gurus at Fedora Camp, co-hosted by University of Texas Libraries and Texas Digital Library, to be held October 16-18 at the Perry-Castañeda Library at the University of Texas, Austin.   Fedora is the robust, modular, open source repository platform for the management and dissemination … Read More

Bethany Seeger–Connecting Around Fedora Migration and Mapping

July 6, 2017By carol minton morrisFedora

The Fedora repository project relies on many individuals and institutions to make the project successful. We are grateful for their commitment and will showcase their contributions in a series of community profiles aimed at recognizing our contributors’ achievements, and introducing them to the rest of the community. Bethany Seeger has been a Fedora contributor to … Read More

Announcement: Fedora API Specification Initial Public Working Draft

June 30, 2017By carol minton morrisFedora

From Andrew Woods, Fedora Tech Lead, on behalf of the Specification Editors and the Fedora Leadership After much discussion and iteration, the initial public working draft of the Fedora API Specification is now available for broader public review. http://fedora.info/spec As described in the specification charter [1], this specification is designed to: Define the characteristics and expectations … Read More

Expanded Language Support in Hyku

June 26, 2017By carol minton morrisFedora

From the Hyku team–The Digital Public Library of America, Stanford University, and DuraSpace It’s the week of Open Repositories 2017, the annual international conference for delegates from research libraries and other institutions around the globe to meet up (this year in lovely Bribane, Australia), and share their latest challenges and advances. We can’t think of a better time to … Read More