• Open Project ReShare Meeting on March 20
    We are pleased to open up our regular quarterly ReShare community meeting to anyone interested in Project ReShare on March 20th at 12pm ET.  During this call, we’ll describe the development progress made by the community to-date, share news of current implementations, and give insight into future development directions. We invite you to join us, learn about ReShare, and discuss! When: Mar 20, 2023 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
  • Returnables 1.2 demo, recording, and other resources from May 26 community meeting
    The May 26, 2021 Project ReShare community meeting, which was open to the public, included a project update by Tim McGeary (Project ReShare Steering Committee chair), a demonstration of ReShare Returnables 1.2 and an overview of the roadmap by Kristen Wilson (Index Data Project Manager/Business Analyst), and lightning talks by Sean Cwiek (MCLS), Adam Olsen and Joel Marchesoni (Western Carolina University), Matthew Reidsma (Grand Valley State University), and Blake Graham-Henderson (MOBIUS). As a follow-up to that meeting, which was hosted on Zoom, the following resources are now available: Project ReShare update and roadmap (slides) ReShare Returnables 1.2 product demo (video 1) … Continue reading “Returnables 1.2 demo, recording, and other resources from May 26 community meeting”
  • Project ReShare Open Community Meeting May 2021
    Project ReShare will hold a community meeting open to the public on Wednesday, May 26, 11:00-12:30 EST. Register here to attend. Agenda (subject to slight revisions): ReShare Returnables 1.2 software demo Update on ReShare roadmap Community member lightning talks Writing reports using the Library Data Platform (Sean Cwiek, MCLS) VuFind development (Adam Olsen and Joel Marchesoni, Western Carolina University) User experience and accessibility review (Matthew Reidsma, Grand Valley State University) NCIP development (Michelle Suranofsky, Lehigh University) There will be time for questions and discussion. Anyone interested in Project ReShare is welcomed to participate.
  • Controlled Digital Lending Implementers (CDLI) Forum
    The Controlled Digital Lending Implementers (CDLI), of which ReShare is a member, will be hosting its inaugural public conversation about controlled digital lending (CDL) on Wednesday, October 7, 3:00-4:30pm EST.   The forum will include a brief overview of the Controlled Digital Lending white paper and lightning talks about the various ways libraries and organizations have implemented CDL. Discussion topics will include approaches to creating and supporting a CDL community of practice. All are welcomed to attend. Registration is required in order to receive the Zoom information.   CDLI was established in April 2020 by a group of collaborating libraries, consortia,  software developers, … Continue reading “Controlled Digital Lending Implementers (CDLI) Forum”
  • ReShare at The Charleston Conference 2020
    Join Kristina Rose of New York University and Sebastian Hammer of Index Data as they present an innovation session, “Recognizing opportunity: A path forward for controlled digital lending,” at The Charleston Conference on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 5:20 Eastern Daylight Time. The presentation will introduce the concept of CDL and explore the viability of its implementation in libraries in terms of risk tolerance and integration into existing workflows. It will describe the work being done by Project ReShare to create a minimum viable product for controlled digital lending, including workflow models, prototypes, and early software demonstrations. Finally, it will … Continue reading “ReShare at The Charleston Conference 2020”
  • Project ReShare at Access 2020
    Join Brian Lin of the The Alberta Library and Kristen Wilson of Index Data as they present “Sharing is caring: Community-led resource sharing from the ground up” at Access 2020 on Friday, October 23, 2020 from 10:05-10:25 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time. This presentation will include a demo of the platform as well as discussion of the project’s guiding principles and future goals. The presenters will also describe how the project partners are working to improve the resource sharing experience for library users and staff with a focus on a recent pivot to digital delivery in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, made possible through … Continue reading “Project ReShare at Access 2020”
  • Project ReShare Announces Town Hall Meeting and Software Demonstration at ALA Midwinter
    For Immediate Release January 14, 2020 – Project ReShare is pleased to announce it will hold a Town Hall event in Philadelphia, PA during the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meetings. The project’s Steering Committee invites attendees to join the meeting on Sunday, January 26 from 1:00PM – 3:00PM in Room 104AB of the Philadelphia Convention Center.  The meeting is set to include a live demonstration of ReShare’s alpha demonstration software release, the latest updates to the project’s development roadmap, and news about preparations for the first round of implementation and library testing. Members of the Steering Committee and product management … Continue reading “Project ReShare Announces Town Hall Meeting and Software Demonstration at ALA Midwinter”
  • Project ReShare is going to ALA!
    Have questions about Project ReShare? Want to hear about the new developments with the project? Interested in learning more about how you can get involved? Join us in Washington, DC on June 23rd at the American Library Association Annual Meeting. We will be having a Town Hall to share updates and answer your questions. Find details and register here. Space is limited!