Just a heads-up to the community that we have tentative dates for Hydra Connect 2017 – it is likely to take place Monday 11th to Thursday 14th September. You might want to put these dates in your calendar… Confirmation of dates and venue to follow as soon as we have them.
The Samvera Community is built around a core group of Partners committed to the success of the project and more importantly to the success of each other. There are also many institutions and individuals that have formally committed to the sustainability of the Community through code contributions, participation in working or interest groups, helping with… Read more »
Samvera is open source software and free to any would-be user, but the project benefits from a number of commercial firms and individual contractors that are active in the community and offer for-fee services to interested institutions, such as consulting, implementation, hosting, training, and more. This page serves as a directory for many of the… Read more »
“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” Since the beginning in 2008, Samvera, originally named the Hydra Project, has thrived as a collaborative, open source community with the long view. Originally conceived as a development project to create shared technology on top of Fedora repositories, the… Read more »
Partner testimonials and quotes Hear directly from users why Samvera is a good idea! Most of these quotes date from a time before the Hydra Project renamed itself the Samvera Community – but it’s the same software framework and the same Community they are referring to! Digital Public Library of America “As a national aggregator… Read more »