Get Involved

Project ReShare offers various opportunities for libraries, consortia, service providers, and other organizations to engage with the project and further its efforts to create a sustainable, open source, user-centered resource sharing platform for libraries. Learn more about our current members.

Project ReShare is an organization designed “for us, by us” and promotes collaboration toward developing user-friendly solutions for resource sharing. The project grows from this engagement by members’ active participation in this grassroots-style platform development. The resulting product expedites access to information, housed at numerous member institutions, in a way that has been designed by the members with their needs guiding the design process.

Already a Project ReShare member? Join a Committee!

Project ReShare members can join committees focused on a variety of community needs. If you are interested in joining one of these committees, please reach out to info@projectreshare.org.

Skills Needed

We are seeking community contributions for the positions below. Desired qualifications, estimated time commitments and more information can be found on the wiki. If any community members are able to supply people who possess these skills please contact info@projectreshare.org.

RoleDescription
Back-end DeveloperReShare seeks back-end development resources to to develop resource sharing workflows in accordance with the ISO18626 protocol and integrations with tools such as library management systems, shipping providers, and DRM software. ReShare is built using the FOLIO platform.
Front-end DeveloperReShare seeks front-end development resources to create staff-facing user interfaces within the ReShare system. ReShare uses the FOLIO project’s Stripes toolkit as its UI framework.
HTML/CSS DeveloperReShare is looking for someone to style complex user interfaces using HTML and CSS. We have a set of prototypes to work from, but need help in refining and implementing these designs. This is an opportunity for a creative developer who’s interested in influencing the direction of the ReShare staff interface.
WordPress Consultant or Developer ReShare is seeking assistance with development of our WordPress web site. We are interested in transitioning to a new WordPress theme with increased functionality and flexibility. We welcome both consultation and technical contributions.