Avalon Team Updates

Avalon Forum - March 2019

Avalon Demo of Sprint 173 - "Structural Metadata Editor and More" - 2019-03-15

Avalon Demo #173

  • Structural Metadata Editor
  • Improvements
  • Refactors
  • Validations

See the new Structural Metadata Editor with waveform, HTML structural metadata trees, and much, much more!

 

 



Avalon Forum - March 13th at 4:00 Eastern/ 1:00 Pacific

 

Join us on March 13th, 4:00 Eastern/ 1:00 PM Pacific

 

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Avalon Forum for February 2019 Now Available!

We held our Avalon Forum for February on the 13th.  As always, we’re making the recording available via Avalon Media System.

 

We invite you to view the February Forum which covers the following:

 

  • University of Houston and Avalon - Emily Vinson, Audiovisual Archivist
  • Structural Metadata Editor - Jon Cameron, Dananji Withana - Indiana Univ./ Adam Arling - Northwestern Univ.

 

And, as always, I do a bit of housekeeping.

 

Avalon February Forum - 02/13

Avalon Media System will hold our February Forum on 02/13/2019 at 4:00 PM Easter/ 1:00 Pacific

 

The Forum is a 30 minute webinar in which we discuss the latest at Avalon, invite our colleagues to discuss what’s going on locally with their installation, and provide a development update.

 

This month we’re featuring:

January Forum now available! How to Join the Avalon Community!

On January 15th, Avalon Community Manager, Ryan Steans, invited Avalon users, those curious about Avalon and beyond, to join in and think about Avalon not just as an open source resource, but as a community.

 

Avalon Forum - December 12, 2018 at 4:00 Eastern!

Join us on December 12th at 4:00, Eastern! (1:00 Pacific)

 

Avalon on the Road! Samvera Connect 2018 and DLF Forum 2018

 

 

In October 2018, Avalon Media System team members attended two conferences - Samvera Connect 2018 in Salt Lake City and Digital Library Federation Forum 2018 in Las Vegas.

 

Avalon Spotlight: Univ. of Alberta Libraries and Chris Want's Contributions to Avalon

As an open source, community-driven application, the Avalon Media System progresses and improves via contributions from users.  A recent example of how our community supports Avalon can be found in the work from Chris Want at the University of Alberta Libraries.
 
UAL hosts ERA Audio + Video (Education & Research Archive), which utilizes the Avalon Media System.  “Currently [UAL] hosts over 1600 research, instructional, licensed

Avalon Office Hours to Begin August 28th and Run Weekly through October

The Avalon Team invites you to join us for Office Hours every week on Tuesdays from August 28th to October 30th.  We're currently piloting a program to enable anyone with an interest in Samvera to spend some time with our team to discuss all things Avalon Media System.

 

For full information, click here.

 

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