Category: News

Open Repositories Conference Update: Save the Dates for OR2015

Of interest to the Hydra community: Feb. 12, 2014 Read it online: http://bit.ly/1jwWlp4 Open Repositories Conference Update: Save the Dates for OR2015   A message from the Open Repositories Steering Committee We are pleased to announce that the 2015 Open Repositories Conference (OR2015) will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA at the Hyatt Regency from June… Read more »

Sufia 3.7 released

We are pleased to announce the release of the Sufia 3.7 gem. This release includes some documentation fixes, bug fixes, and an upgrade to Blacklight 4.7. You can see a complete change set here:https://github.com/projecthydra/sufia/releases/tag/v3.7.0 Thanks to all the contributors for this release! The deprecation warnings from Blacklight 4.6 were cleared, but unfortunately there were a… Read more »

Hydra calendar for 2014

In response to requests last year from a number of people, we have published on our wiki a Hydra calendar for 2014. Some of the venues and dates for meetings are still a little fluid but these will be updated as soon as firm arrangements have been made.  In particular, we hope to finalize (and… Read more »

Rubydora 1.7.1 released

We are pleased to announce the release of an updated gem – Rubydora 1.7.1. Changes since Rubydora 1.7.0: Rubydora::RestApiClient Refactored file content type discernment from add_datastream and modify_datastream into private method. Added better support for Rails uploaded files by calling :content_type on file if available. Added constant for default content type. Removed Ruby 1.8.7 workaround.… Read more »

21 today! Princeton joins Hydra as a Partner

We are delighted to announce that Princeton University Library has become Hydra’s 21st formal Partner.  In their letter of intent, Marvin Bielawski and Jon Stroop write: “While we are in the early stages of our first Hydra project, we have big plans. Our initial project will be to facilitate a high-throughput digitization and cataloging project… Read more »