DuraSpace and the DSpace 4 release team announces a series of webinars to community members to learn first-hand on how using the new streamlined DSpace 4 can help meet organization's digital content management and preservation goals.The following series of webinars are lined up:-
DSpace 4 Roundup
Tuesday, January 21, 11:00amET
The first webinar provides an overview of the changes, improvements and new features of DSpace 4. Release team member, Hardy Pottinger, DSpace Committer at University of Missouri Library Systems, will discuss how DSpace 4came into being in response to community needs, notable new functionality and bug fixes.
DSpace User Interface Innovation
Wednesday, February 5, 11:00amET
DSpace 4 features substantial improvements to the DSpace end user experience. An entirely new look and feel for JSPUI is on the forefront of these changes. Join release team member Andrea Bollini, DSpace Committer and Project Manager, IT Architect & Systems Integrator at CINECA, to discover the new JSPUI look and other new end-user functions.
Integrating with DSpace 4
Wednesday, February 19, 11:00am ET
DSpace features a wide variety of integration interfaces or APIs. The recent DSpace 4 release introduces a new REST-API to allow new types of integration featuring easy reuse of metadata and files in DSpace in other applications. Presented by DSpace Committer Peter Dietz, Systems Developer and Engineer at The Ohio State University Libraries, you’ll learn what kind of integrations you can build with the new REST-API and which use cases are still covered by other APIs like OAI-PMH and SWORD2.
About DSpace 4.0
DSpace 4.0, a major new release of the popular open source turnkey repository software, which had contributions of more than 50 individuals from all over the world was released in December 2013. This significant release offers many new features and improvements, bringing users new functionality and improved content management tools.
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