Islandora for managers: Open source digital repository training

discoverygarden presenting at upcoming ALA 2016 Annual Conference in Orlando

April 26, 2016

Charlottetown, PE — discoverygarden is pleased to offer a half day workshop at the upcoming ALA 2016 Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida on Friday June 24 entitled ‘Islandora for Managers: Open Source Digital Repository Training’.  

The workshop will provide participants with information about the Islandora software framework, and allow them to test drive a full Islandora installation using local virtual machines or the online Islandora sandbox. After the system overview the instructors will lead participants through the basic functions of an Islandora installation, including new features introduced over the past year as well as a ‘how to’ guide for basic features such as ingesting content, managing metadata, configuring search and discovery and much, much more.  

The session will be led by Erin Tripp, Business Development Manager at discoverygarden and Stephen Perkins, who is the Managing member of Infoset Digital Publishing and an official agent of discoverygarden.  Both Erin and Stephen are immersed in the Islandora community and have been involved in numerous Islandora projects ranging from consulting, custom development and data migrations.  

If you have questions regarding the upcoming training session, or would like more information regarding the ALA 2016 Annual Conference, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Best Regards,

~ The discoverygarden team
Adam Smith
Sales & Marketing Associate


Topic: Islandora for Managers: Open Source Digital Repository
Date: Friday, June 24 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: ALA 2016 Annual Conference - Orlando, Florida

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