News & Events

Samvera Connect 2017

Samvera Connect 2017 is now less than two months away. Have you booked yet? Information about the event together with registration and hotel details can be found on the Connect 2017 wiki page, here. As a Samvera Partner or user, or maybe just interested in finding out more, if you can only make it to one Samvera meeting this academic… Read more »

Samvera and the world’s top universities

Every year, the Times newspaper’s educational arm publishes a list of the world’s top universities.  The list is arrived at by assessing a range of indicators.  This year’s top 20 includes seven Samvera Partners and at least three further institutions that we know are working with our software (I suspect it may be up to… Read more »

University of Houston Libraries Partner with Samvera

The University of Houston Libraries (UHL) have become Samvera’s latest formal Partner. UH Libraries has been actively involved in the Samvera Community through the Metadata Interest Group, CONTENTdm Migration Working Group, and Hyku efforts. In addition to direct Samvera Community involvement, UH Libraries supports Samvera through activities in the Fedora repository community. UH Libraries helped… Read more »

Samvera Virtual Connect a great success!

More than 100 people joined us on-line yesterday for this year’s Samvera Virtual Connect (SVC) event.  SVC provides a chance to catch up with ongoing initiatives from across the Samvera Community at a time roughly half way between our face-to-face Samvera Connect meetings.  SVC was a mixture of 25-minute talks, shorter “lightning” talks and short… Read more »

Samvera Virtual Connect – 18th July

Don’t forget that this year’s Samvera Virtual Connect is coming up soon! Tuesday, July 18, 2017 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT / 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT / 16:00-19:00 BST / 15:00-18:00 UTC Samvera Virtual Connect is an opportunity for Samvera Community participants to gather online to touch base on the progress of… Read more »