6 Works

APTrust and the Draft Declaration of Shared Values

Chip German
A blog post on the Digital Preservation Coalition blog that describes work on a statement of shared values among non-profit digital preservation service providers, including the Academic Preservation Trust.

Data Purchase Program: Lessons Learned

Jennifer Huck
The Data Purchase Program at the University of Virginia Library was created in order to formalize and rationalize our data purchases. In the past, we were willing to make data purchases, but patrons had to know to ask (and had to ask at the right point in the budget cycle). The Data Purchase Program gave us something specific to direct patrons to. Formalizing the program allowed us to do better outreach and marketing for this...

Advancing Hyku: Open Source Institutional Repository Platform Development

Ellen Ramsey, Brian Hole & Torsten Reimer
This poster was presented at Samvera Connect on October 23, 2019 at Washington University in St. Louis. The University of Virginia is pleased to announce a two-year award in the amount of $1,000,000 from Arcadia—a charitable fund of philanthropists Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin—in support of the “Advancing Hyku: Open Source Institutional Repository Platform Development” project. Through this project, the University of Virginia and its partner institutions—Ubiquity Press and the British Library—will support the growth...

APTrust Groupspace Wiki

Christian Dahlhausen
This site is created for use by APTrust individuals and teams for work on projects, for reporting best practices, and for other needs. Everything in it should be accessible to the general public for viewing. If you have signed up for the APTrust Community Google Group (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/aptrust-community , which is free and open), you should be able to edit or comment on materials in these spaces. Please let Chip know (chip.german@aptrust.org) if this site isn't...

One-Stop Shopping with Search and Upload

Sherry Lake
The University of Virginia has three separate scholarly repositories (research repositories/non-Library collection). To help depositors, we created a landing page. http://libra.virginia.edu is one-stop link to deposit ETDs,Open Works and Datasets. For ease of discovery, all content from LibraETD, LibraOpen and LibraData is discoverable in our Library catalog (Blacklight). Each night the content from Sufia-Solr (and Dataverse Solr index) is sent to Virgo-Solr and re-indexed with all other Virgo-Solr content. “Access Online” links directly to the...

Academic Preservation Trust Governance Manual (2015)

Robert (Chip) German
The Academic Preservation Trust is a consortium of entities dedicated to working collaboratively on the challenges of preserving the digital scholarly and cultural record. This is the Governance Manual for the consortium.

Registration Year

  • 2019

Resource Types

  • Other


  • University of Virginia