Following the decision to dissolve the “Intent to Merge”, both organizations will discontinue the due diligence and public comment phase.
LYRASIS (www.lyrasis.org), a 501(c)(3) non-profit membership organization, partners with member libraries, archives and museums to create, access and manage information with an emphasis on digital content, while building and sustaining collaboration, enhancing operations and technology, and increasing buying power.
The DuraSpace (http://duraspace.org) organization is an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit providing leadership and innovation for open technologies and services that promote durable, persistent access and discovery of digital data and content. More than 2,000 institutions worldwide use DSpace, Fedora and VIVO open source software which is supported by DuraSpace members. Our values are expressed in our organizational byline, “Committed to our digital future.”
Director of Marketing and Communications, DuraSpace