Thanks for your support. We're having our first meeting in (of all
places!) Bergen next week, so it will be a good chance to get together
and see how the user group might be run, share our experiences, discuss
whether we want to have annual meetings etc. Hopefully it will
compliment the general user group meetings. We can also look at perhaps
using the group to collaborate with respect to applying for funding,
such as the calls about to released from the JISC
[mailto:dspace-devel-admin@...] On Behalf Of MacKenzie
Sent: 11 April 2006 22:52
To: Stuart David Lewis [sdl]; dspace-devel@...;
Subject: [Dspace-devel] Re: [Dspace-general] Creation of a DSpace UK
What a great idea! I'll be really interested to hear how this goes,
since getting people together for general user group meetings is
so difficult (given how far flung you are).
I'm curious though, will the existence of such a user group
will discourage people from attending general user group meetings?
Or is a more localized group really preferred?
At 01:40 PM 4/11/2006 +0100, Stuart David Lewis [sdl] wrote:
>[Apologies if you receive this message more that once, or if it not
>relevant to you]
>There is now a significant number of DSpace installations across
>the UK. Because of this we are proposing the creation of a DSpace
>UK user group, details of which can be found at
>Please consider joining the group, the first step of which is to
>join the email list http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/dspace.html
>We can then use the email list to find out exactly who is using
>DSpace, how they are using it, and what purpose a UK user group
>might play in supporting us all.
>Please forward this message to anybody that you know who might be
>Gwasanaethau Gwybodaeth Information Services
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