Category: News

Booking for Hydra Connect 2016 is open

We are pleased to announce that booking for Hydra Connect 2016 is now open.  Booking details, along with information on the conference hotel and the preferential rate we have arranged there, can be found at the Hydra Connect 2016 wiki page.

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 »

And UCSD makes 30!

Declan Fleming and his team at the University of California, San Diego, have long been Hydra Partners in everything but name; among many other contributions in 2012 they hosted the first Hydra Power Steering meeting (at that time called our ‘Strategic Retreat’) and in 2014 they hosted the first Hydra Connect conference.  We are now… Read more »