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Article in DPC / DCC What’s New

Adam Rusbridge has written a short article on ‘Accessing ceased or cancelled content with LOCKSS‘ in the August 2012 edition of DPC/DCC What’s New.  The article provides an update on recent developments around link resolver integration and introduces the benefits … Continue reading

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New Title List Features in version 1.55

The Title List function in your LOCKSS box allows you to report on the holdings of your LOCKSS box or the content available in the LOCKSS network as a whole. The latest release of the LOCKSS software includes some new … Continue reading

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Report on Private LOCKSS Networks

A report investigating community demand and requirements for setting up a UK Private LOCKSS Network is now available. The report summarises a survey of members of the UK LOCKSS Alliance carried out by EDINA during October and November 2011. The survey investigated the … Continue reading

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UKLA Roundup: June 2012

The June 2012 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. The intention of this roundup is to highlight ongoing system and content development, and to keep members informed of the activities of EDINA and other UKLA members. Please … Continue reading

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UKLA Members’ Meeting: Presentations now available

A UK LOCKSS Alliance Members’ Meeting was held on the 24th May 2012, at the National Railway Museum in York.  The event was intended to provide current members with an update of recent activities, a forum to share information between member institutions, and an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Introducing the UKLA Personas

At last week’s Members’ Meeting we introduced a set of personas to describe the background, aims and roles of staff working with the LOCKSS system.  Personas are “descriptions of typical users along with stories about how they would use the … Continue reading

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UK LOCKSS Alliance Members’ Meeting

Registration is currently open for a UK LOCKSS Alliance Members’ Meeting, scheduled for 24th May 2012. The workshop will be used to update members on activities of the UK LOCKSS Alliance and developments of the LOCKSS software. We encourage  participation … Continue reading

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UKLA Roundup: April 2012

The April 2012 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. The intention of this roundup is to highlight ongoing system and content development, and to keep members informed of the activities of EDINA and other UKLA members. Please … Continue reading

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Removing items in LOCKSS

There is often confusion over the difference between removing an AU (Archival Unit), and deactivating an AU. What is the difference? There is a subtle difference between these two options; deactivation does the same as removal, except that it retains … Continue reading

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UKLA Roundup: February 2012

The February 2012 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. The intention of this roundup is to highlight ongoing system and content development, and to keep members informed of the activities of EDINA and other UKLA members. If … Continue reading

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