News & Events

Julie Allinson (1974-2020)

A message from Jon Dunn, Chair of the Samvera Steering Group: On behalf of the Samvera Steering Group and Richard Green our Operations Adviser, I want to express our collective deep sorrow for the death of our friend, colleague, and fellow Steering Group member, Julie Allinson. As many of you know, Julie has been an… Read more »

Samvera Virtual Connect

This year’s Samvera Virtual Connect will take place on 14th and 14th May. Samvera Virtual Connect (SVC), is an opportunity for Samvera Community participants to gather online to touch base on the progress of community efforts at a roughly halfway point between face-to-face Samvera Connect meetings. Samvera is a growing, active community with many initiatives… Read more »

Samvera 2019 Annual Report available

We are pleased to announce the publication of Samvera’s Annual Report for 2019.  Please feel free to share it with others to highlight the work of the Samvera Community.  Our thanks to all those who contributed.

Samvera Connect in Santa Barbara cancelled as a face-to-face

We have reluctantly cancelled the face-to-face Samvera Connect 2020 conference due to be held in Santa Barbara this fall.  We are already working to put on some form of virtual event at the beginning of the week it should have taken place – w/b 26th October. Watch this space!

Some innovative, new Samvera sites

Towards the end of 2019, we were made aware of two new Samvera-based repositories that you may like to take a look at: The Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary has produced an innovative site which can be driven from a scrolling timeline (as well as a conventional search).  The SEBTS site can be found here. The British Library has developed a joint research database in collaboration with… Read more »