Category: Events

Hydra Virtual Connect 2016

What is Hydra Virtual Connect? Hydra Virtual Connect (HVC) is an opportunity for Hydra Project participants to gather online to touch base on the progress of community efforts at a roughly halfway point between face-to-face Hydra Connect meetings. Hydra is a growing, active community with many initiatives taking place across interest groups, working groups, local… Read more »

OR2017 will be in Brisbane

Likely of interest to many Hydranauts: The Open Repositories (OR) Steering Committee in conjunction with the University of Queensland (UQ), Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and Griffith University are delighted to inform you that Brisbane will host the annual Open Repositories 2017 Conference. The University of Queensland (UQ), Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and Griffith… Read more »

The University of York joins the Hydra Partners

The University of York, in the UK, has become Hydra’s 31st formal Partner.. In York’s Letter of Intent, Sarah Thompson (the Head of Collections, Library and Archives) writes: “To date we have contributed to a Hydra Interest Group on page turning, submitted a code improvement to one of the Hydra Labs projects and have launched our… Read more »

Dates for Hydra Connect 2016

Now that you’ve all got your new diaries and calendars for 2016 (!) we are delighted to give you some dates to put in them. Hydra Connect 2016 will take place in Boston, MA from Monday 3rd – Thursday 6thOctober 2016 jointly hosted by the Boston Public Library, Northeastern University, WGBH and the DPLA.  More… Read more »

Call for Proposals for Open Repositories 2016: Illuminating the World

The Eleventh International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2016, will be held on June 13th-16th, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. The organizers are pleased to issue this call for contributions to the program. As previous Open Repositories have demonstrated, the use of digital repositories to manage research, scholarly and cultural information is well established and increasingly mature.… Read more »