As part of a series of articles featuring interviews with Boston’s most inspiring entrepreneurs and independent businesses, BostonVoyager magazine highlights Sebastian Hammer and Index Data.: http://bostonvoyager.com/interview/meet-sebastian-hammer-index-data-offi....
Peter Murray (Open Source Community Advocate) is leading an 8-week online training session for NISO on Working with Scholarly Information Resource RESTful APIs.
Voting extended to 11:59pm PT this Sunday, August 27. Cast your vote in the SXSW Panel Picker! Please consider a vote for the FOLIO entry “The Emergence of a New Model in Library Technology”.
With the development of the core FOLIO modules well underway, Index Data staff are thinking about how the FOLIO platform can be extended to new areas of libraries. One example is the Intersection of Repositories with the FOLIO Library Services Platform, a new whitepaper that explores how FOLIO can interface with and extend the functionality of content repositories.
On June 20, Sebastian Hammer will be presenting at the FOLIO Symposium hosted by La Sapienza University in Rome. Topics include: - The Platform, The Process, The Product - EU Community Potential - Open Source Communities
Join us in Rome to explore the future of library technology!
Index Data is presenting at the 41th European Library Automation Group (ELAG) Systems Seminar in Athens (Greece), June 6 – 9, 2017.
If you’re planning on attending the 2017 ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition in Chicago, June 22 - June 27, please drop by and visit Index Data at Booth #5220. We love to visit with old friends and new, and ALA is a wonderful place to touch base.
If you’d like to chat, please give us a call to set up something in advance, since our schedule tends to get a little crowded during the conference.
Index Data will be participating in two panels related to FOLIO at the upcoming ACRL Conference in Baltimore. On Thursday, March 23, Lynn Bailey will join Tony Zanders (EBSCO) and Mike Winkler (OLE) in a session titled “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised: Opportunities for Community-wide Collaboration to Prepare for An Unprecedented Next Generation.”
Time: 9:40 AM - 10:40 AM Room: 339-340
Lynn Bailey and Sebastian Hammer are traveling “down under” to Sydney to attend the 2017 Australian Library and Information Association Conference from February 13 - 17 and the FOLIO Symposium on the Future of Libraries.
Join us at the Ontario Library Association Super Conference in Toronto, Canada on Wednesday, Feb. 1 from 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM for a talk: “Yearning and Yielding To Change: Choice And Modularity in Library Technology.” Presented by Michael Winkler (OLE), Peter Murray (Index Data), and Neil Block (EBSCO).
Sebastian Hammer, Index Data’s president and co-founder, will be featured on a panel discussing the FOLIO Project’s impact on library automation at ALA Midwinter this weekend. Moderated by Rob McGee of RMG Consultants, the panel will answer questions about the project’s progress, governance, and plans for transforming how patrons interact with a library’s services.