Fedora 6 Application Demo

January 28, 2020By LYRASISDuraSpace

A brief demo of an early build of the Fedora 6 application is available. This demo shows how Container resources can be created using the REST API, with the corresponding data being written to disk as Oxford Common File Layout (OCFL) Objects. A testable version of Fedora 6 with this functionality included will be available … Read More

Meet the Content and Scholarly Communications Initiatives Team

January 28, 2020By LYRASISContent and Scholarly Communications

The Content and Scholarly Communications Initiatives (CSCI) team is actively engaged in finding new models for content creation, dissemination, and discovery while maintaining current models and valued relationships with many mission-aligned content providers that have been built over the past two decades. These relationships continue to meet the ongoing needs of LYRASIS members. From this … Read More

HeinOnline Integrates with ORCID

January 27, 2020By LYRASISORCID US

January 27, 2020. HeinOnline, a product of William S. Hein & Co., Inc. has integrated with ORCID, enabling authors of legal publications to connect their ORCID iD with their Author Profile from within the HeinOnline platform. ORCID (Open Researcher & Contributor Identifier) provides unique, persistent identifiers (ORCID iDs) for individuals to distinguish between researchers and … Read More

Hyrax and Hyku User Workshop

January 17, 2020By LYRASISEvents

The 2020 Hyrax & Hyku User Workshop! will take place August 6 and 7 in San Diego.   This workshop is a great opportunity for potential Hyrax or Hyku adopters, new users, folks new to the Samvera community, and anyone in the community who would benefit from a dedicated session learning more about Hyrax and Hyku. … Read More

LYRASIS Research: 2020 Initiatives

January 15, 2020By LYRASISContent and Scholarly Communications

Mapping the landscape of selected research topics is vital in order to meet many of the challenges our community faces. The 2019 survey, “Understanding the Landscape of Library Accessibility for Online Materials” helped LYRASIS and its members see what is actually happening in our community to address the challenges of making online resources accessible. Survey … Read More

ArchivesSpace Launches New Help Center

January 14, 2020By LYRASISArchivesSpace

ArchivesSpace launched a new Help Center in December. The cornerstones of the new site are a refreshed user manual with updated and additional content as well as nearly 50 new tutorial videos related to all of the modules in the ArchivesSpace application.  The new and improved content is thanks to the efforts of the ArchivesSpace … Read More

Collaborative ORCID Adoption at Florida State University

January 13, 2020By LYRASISORCID US

Florida State University (FSU) became a member of the ORCID US Community in spring of 2018 to help their researchers gain credit for their works and contributions, leverage the ORCID API for system interoperability, and get a better idea of institutional impact through more efficient reporting on grants and publications. Tiffany Phillips, IT support specialist … Read More

Apply Today to Fund an Innovative Project or Idea

January 13, 2020By LYRASISCatalyst Fund

We are thrilled to announce that the 2020 LYRASIS Catalyst Fund application cycle is now open and we are accepting proposals and ideas now through February 20, 2020. The Catalyst Fund is an award program to test and try new ideas and innovative projects submitted by LYRASIS members. 2020 applications will be reviewed by librarians, archivists and … Read More

Dr. Michael Conlon: Leadership Marked Tenure as VIVO Project Director

January 6, 2020By adminLYRASIS

Dr. Michael Conlon, the VIVO Project Director since 2015 who has guided VIVO from a grant-funded project to an open-source, member-supported community, has stepped down from that position on December 20, 2019. As the Emeritus Project Director, Mike will continue to be active in the VIVO Project, leading the Ontology Interest Group and serving as … Read More