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

Announcing the ARK Alliance

January 29, 2021By LyrasisLyrasis

Originally posted at We are thrilled to introduce the ARK Alliance as heir to the successful ARKs-in-the-Open initiative, which began in 2018 with the goal of launching an open, global community around Archival Resource Keys (ARKs) and their use as persistent identifiers in the scholarly ecosystem. And just this week the 700th ARK-assigning organization … Read More

2020 Annual Report

December 9, 2020By LyrasisLyrasis

We are pleased to announce our FY 2020 annual report. This was a year filled with challenges for all of us, and we are proud of what we as a community have accomplished together. LYRASIS remains committed to helping our members and more navigate our new environment and continue innovating for the benefit of all. … Read More

LYRASIS @ CNI: The Future of Professional Development

November 10, 2020By LyrasisEvents, Lyrasis

CNI begins today! Don’t miss this session from LYRASIS’s Erin Tripp and Skilltype’s Tony Zanders: “Modernizing Scholarly Professional Development with A11Y and AI”. November 19 at 2:00 PM ET With traditional professional development upended by the pandemic, information professionals and their teams seek new ways to analyze, develop, and share their expertise. Since 2018, Skilltype – … Read More

Copyright Advisory Board Members

October 27, 2020By LyrasisLyrasis

LYRASIS and Columbia University Libraries are pleased to announce the members of the Advisory Board for the newly formed Virtual Copyright Education Center. As previously announced, LYRASIS and Columbia University Libraries are joining forces to pilot the new program which will introduce a robust progressive curriculum designed to enable cultural heritage professionals to move beyond … Read More