October 2015
 The DuraSpace Digest highlights recent events, releases and 
opportunities of interest to DuraSpace communities
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Join DuraSpace in 2015
The 2015 annual DuraSpace Membership Campaign that raises funds to support the continued advancement of the DSpace, Fedora and VIVO open source software will come to a close at the end of the year.  Read more

Subscribe to the DuraSpace Quickbyte Video Channel

Current DSpace, Fedora, VIVO and cloud services community topics of interest are covered in DuraSpace Quickbytes-short broadcasts that provide a quick look at what's going on in and around DuraSpace-your digital preservation go-to place for community source software, solutions, and services.  Read more

SAVE the dates for the DuraSpace Summit
Please save the dates for the Annual DuraSpace Summit for DuraSpace Members that will be held at the Cosmos Club on Embassy Row in Washington, D.C. March 16-17, 2016.  Read more
DuraSpace Projects

Fedora 4 at iPres 2015
On November 2-6, 2015 key theorists, researchers and practitioners in the field of digital preservation will come together to explore current trends, innovations, policies and practices at iPres 2015.  Read more

Jim Blake: Dedication and Talent Marked Tenure as VIVO Software Developer
As Jim Blake ended his official work with VIVO he paused to reflect on key accomplishments and changes during his tenure.  Read more

NOW AVAILABLE: Fedora 4.4.0-Progress Towards Key Objectives
On October 12, 2015 Fedora 4.4.0  was released by the Fedora team.  Read more 

Open Access Week 2015: Telling DSpace Stories
In celebration of Open Access Week DuraSpace offers a look at some of the benefits observed by repository managers as a result of establishing DSpace repositories.  Read more 

DSpace User Interface Prototype Challenge Deadline Extended
Many core DSpace developers have been concentrating their efforts on upcoming DSpace 5.4 and 6.0 releases and as a result the deadline for UI prototype submissions has been extended to Friday, December 4.  Read more
DuraSpace Services

Registration Available for DuraSpace Services Webinars
Join us in November for a two-part webinar series devoted to DuraSpace Services, "2015 Accomplishments and A Sneak Peek at What Lies Ahead."  Read more 
DuraSpace Registered Service Providers

Corporación Universitaria para el Desarrollo de Internet, CUDI, México Revamps its Video Library
The University Corporation for Internet Development, (CUDI)  is the organization responsible for promoting and coordinating scientific and educational development in Mexico and coordinating research collaboration and higher educational systems at the country level.  Read more

Open Repository Picks up Another UK National Health Service Trust Client
Following a successful co-sponsorship of the Internet Librarian International 2015 Conference at the Olympia Conference Centre, London UK in October, Open Repository has concluded an agreement with the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust to build and host their open access repository.  Read more 
CALL: Personal Digital Archiving 2016
We are pleased to announce that the annual Personal Digital Archiving 2016 conference will be hosted at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor on May 12-14, 2016.  Read more

REGISTER for the DLF eResearch Network Program
The Digital Library Federation is very pleased to open pre-registration for the 2016 cohort of our eResearch Network.  Read more