DSpace Selected in SCOSS Third Round of Funding

November 10, 2021By LYRASISLYRASIS

LYRASIS and DSpace are excited to announce that the Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), selected DSpace in their third round of pledging. SCOSS, established in 2017, is a network of influential organizations committed to helping secure Open Access and Open Source infrastructure well into the future by identifying non-commercial services essential to Open Science … Read More

October 2021 Leaders Forum Summary

October 20, 2021By Erin TrippLYRASIS, LYRASIS Leaders Forum

Hello Leaders,   Thanks to everyone who joined the Leaders Forum on October 19. For those who missed it, here is a summary.  Our keynote speaker, Dr. Marcus Collins, offered a unique view on the challenges and opportunities in open source software in large part because he’s not from the world of cultural and scientific heritage. … Read More

LYRASIS Now: CSCI Values and Principles

October 5, 2021By LYRASISLYRASIS

Much like the member libraries we serve, the work of the LYRASIS division currently known as Content and Scholarly Communication Initiatives (CSCI) continues to evolve. Over the past year, during an unprecedented worldwide health crisis that affected all our lives in unimaginable ways, the CSCI team took a moment to pause and codify our values and principles to better … Read More

Challenges and Opportunities in Open Source Software

September 20, 2021By LYRASISFeatured, LYRASIS

We’re excited to announce that our fall Leaders Forum of 2021, themed Challenges and Opportunities in Open Source Software, will take place on Tuesday, October 19 10:30 am – 12:30 pm ET/ 2:30 – 4:30 pm UTC.   This Leaders Forum will be a welcome opportunity to connect with peers this fall. Organized in a brief, two-hour format, we will hear a series of … Read More

Open Research Infrastructure Programs at LYRASIS

August 26, 2021By LYRASISLYRASIS, ORCID US

Academic libraries, and institutional repositories in particular, play a key role in the ongoing quest for ways to gather metrics and connect the dots between researchers and research contributions in order to measure “institutional impact,” while also streamlining workflows to reduce administrative burden. Identifying accurate metrics and measurements for illustrating “impact” is a goal that … Read More

Stanford University Faculty Senate Endorses ORCID Adoption

August 25, 2021By LYRASISLYRASIS, ORCID US

Stanford University became an ORCID member in 2016 through the NorthEast Research Libraries consortium (NERL), subsequently joining with the ORCID US Community in 2018.  With enthusiastic support from the libraries and research office, the use of ORCID iD (Open Researcher and Contributor Identifier) by Stanford researchers has been promoted for several years as a best … Read More

What’s new for DSpace: 4Science Update

April 24, 2021By Jennifer BielewskiLYRASIS

Update provided by Susanna Mornati, 4Science 4Science is an innovative company, working on IT systems that are on the Internet, 4Science carried on tirelessly during the pandemic and we thank the customers who continued to put their trust in us. It is only by providing services to institutions that we can continue to invest resources … Read More

DSPACE 7.0 Beta 5 Now Available

April 19, 2021By LYRASISDuraSpace, LYRASIS

Join the DSpace 7.0 Testathon & Try Out Beta 5! From April 19 – May 7, 2021, we are running a Community Testathon of the DSpace 7.0 Beta 5 Release.  As this is the final Beta before the 7.0 release, Testathon is an opportunity for anyone to test the Beta 5 release, and report their … Read More