VLIR-UOS (http://www.vliruos.be/en) is a Flemish initiative that supports partnerships between universities in Flanders (Belgium) and in developing countries, looking for innovative responses to global and local challenges. In the framework of the institutional cooperation with Bahir Dar University (BDU), Ethiopia (http://www.vliruos.be/en/ongoing-projects/overview-of-ongoing-projects/iuc/institutional-cooperation-with-bahir-dar-university-(bdu),-ethiopia/), and particularly of the Phase 1 Transversal Institutional Strengthening Project (TISP), coordinated by Marc […]
4Science has launched several new projects in the past few weeks in the field of research outputs and research data management. The DSpace-CRIS community continues to grow (https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/DSPACECRIS/DSpace-CRIS+Users): our DSpace configuration for research outputs will be installed at the FHNW Academy of Art and Design in Basel, at the University of Siena for a molecular […]
There is a growing interest around our open source solutions based on DSpace, with more and more institutions adopting them worldwide. To give a better idea of the growing DSpace-CRIS – DSpace-GLAM community, we have created a new page on the wiki: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/DSPACECRIS/DSpace-CRIS+Users. If your institution is not listed, please add it and jump into the […]
Plenty of new DSpace and DSpace-CRIS projects began this month, from Africa with the Durban University of Technology to Asia with the University of Kuwait, to Europe with the University College Dublin, the University of Coimbra and the National Institute of Astrophysics in Italy. All these institutions have turned to 4Science to carry out their repository projects in a variety of domains: research […]
4Science is a proud sponsor of the International BIREDIAL-ISTEC 2017 Conference, which will be held next October in La Plata, Buenos Aires, hosted by La Universidad Nacional de La Plata (Argentina), la Comisión de Investigaciones Científicas (Argentina) and the Consorcio Iberoamericano para la Educación en Ciencia y Tecnología (ISTEC), with the collaboration of the Universidad del […]
4Science is glad to announce the availability of the 5.8 version of DSpace-CRIS built on top of the recent bug fix release DSpace JSPUI 5.8: https://github.com/4Science/DSpace/tree/dspace-cris-5.8.0 This version includes bug fixes from DSpace 5.8 and provides support for the ORCID v2 API, making DSpace-CRIS the first known open source implementation of DSpace supporting the new ORCID API. The […]
4Science, thanks to the patronage of “The American University of Rome”, organizes for the next 26th October, a training day (in Italian) on the use of IIIF to manage digital cultural heritage. The growing availability of cultural heritage data on the web requires the Digital Libraries to provide tools aimed at using such data at […]
4Science will take part in the fourth German DSpace User Group Meeting organized by Fraunhofer IRB, Stuttgart University Library and The Library Code. It will take place at University of Stuttgart on Thursday, 21st September 2017. 4Science experts will lead the round table in the afternoon about DSpace-CRIS. Save the date! Slides of the presentation are available here.