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TDL to participate in USRN Discovery Pilot

Texas Digital Library is pleased to participate with its members in a pilot project aimed at improving the discoverability and tracking of articles in U.S. repositories, led by the US Repository Network (USRN).

Posted in DSpace, Institutional Repositories, Open Access

TDL upgrades hosted digital repositories to DSpace 7

DSpace logoIn June 2023, Texas Digital Library began upgrading its members’ hosted digital repositories to DSpace 7.6, a major new release of the world’s platform of choice for open digital repositories.

About DSpace 7

DSpace 7 marks a major evolution in the DSpace repository platform,

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Posted in DSpace, Institutional Repositories

Exploring Digital Collections of the Texas Digital Library

The Find Five project intends to showcase the digital collections of Texas Digital Library’s member institutions and encourage non-digital library staff to engage with digital content in repositories. Any professional library and archives staff member or graduate student working in a TDL member library is invited to participate in the Find Five project.

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Posted in digital collections, DSpace, Institutional Repositories

DSpace Year in Review

Have you kept up with all things DSpace at TDL? Lucky for you, we have a list of all of the improvements to TDL-hosted DSpace repositories to share. Check out our DSpace Year in Review to learn about our efforts improving DSpace for users and repository managers alike,

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Posted in DSpace, TDL development

Re-launch of Texas Digital Library DSpace User Group

We are excited to announce the re-launch of our DSpace User Group, chaired by Ed Warga, Digital Collections Librarian at TDL member library, Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi.

Our first meeting (virtual) will be on August 15, 2018 from 2-3pm CST. A sign up form is below.

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Posted in DSpace, Events, Institutional Repositories, News

DSpace Education Trainers: Call for Participation

DSpace logoThe TDL DSpace Education Working Group is looking for individuals or groups who are interested in helping others learn about DSpace. If you have any experience or knowledge of using DSpace, you can be a training resource!

While we are trying to grow a pool of trainers who could lead in-person workshops in their local areas,

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Posted in DSpace, Groups, News

DSpace Education Working Group Survey: Through June 22

The DSpace Education Working Group has put together a survey to gauge what kind of DSpace training needs there are among TDL’s members. It’s a rather short survey, and we’d love to have your input while we figure out what to share and how to go about sharing it!

Please take a few minutes to fill out the DSpace Training Needs Survey,

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Posted in DSpace, training