CollectionSpace Community Collections Spotlight for Education

September 15, 2022By LyrasisCollectionSpace Community Collections Spotlight, Featured, Lyrasis

CollectionSpace Community Collections Spotlight: CollectionSpace for Education SAVE THE DATE! September 27th, 1:00-2:30pm Eastern Join us for the CollectionSpace Community Collections Spotlight webinar on September 27. CollectionSpace is one of the leading web-based, open source collections management software solutions used by a wide range of institution types and museums. While museums continually seek to make … Read More

WALDO To Cease Operations for Group Licensing

August 25, 2022By LyrasisFeatured, Lyrasis

The WALDO Executive Board has voted to discontinue its 501c3 organization as a discrete entity and will gradually conclude WALDO’s operations during fiscal year (FY) 2023, which ends June 30, 2023.  LYRASIS, a nonprofit membership organization, has been entrusted by the WALDO Board to act as the fiscal and administrative agent for the former WALDO … Read More

University of Michigan Press Hits 2022 Open Access Books Target; Ready to Expand Open Access in 2023

August 23, 2022By LyrasisLyrasis, Open Access 2 Comments

The following article was posted on behalf of University of Michigan Press. The 2023 Michigan Ebook Collection marks the third year of University of Michigan of Press’s renewed commitment to open access through its Fund to Mission program. This OA monograph model has allowed UMP to better align with our mission of sustainably distributing scholarship … Read More

Meet Sam Eddington

August 23, 2022By LyrasisClasses and Events, Lyrasis

Meet Sam Eddington- LYRASIS Learning Program Leader Recently, Sam Eddington joined LYRASIS as the new Program Leader for LYRASIS Learning and Professional Development. Sam is an experienced training professional with a background in developing statewide training initiatives, and has worked in academic, public, and regional libraries. He also served on and chaired many national and state … Read More

VIVO at CRIS2022

July 26, 2022By Anna GuillaumetVIVO

After a two-year break due to the pandemic, CRIS 2022 was held in person in the beautiful city of Dubrovnik, Croatia… Maybe you know this city if you are a fan of Game of Thrones.  Throughout the conference, VIVO had a strong presence. The Berlin University Alliance, (BUA) who are new members of VIVO, presented … Read More