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June 10, 2024

TIND The University of Georgia selects TIND IR and TIND RDM. The University of Georgia has selected TIND IR and TIND RDM as its new institutional and research data repository. Supporting FAIR data-sharing practices and emerging federal funding agency requirements are key reasons for selecting the TIND IR and RDM combo. UGA is transitioning from ExLibris Esploro. [Full Announcement].

May 31, 2024

TIND Rhode Island College selects TIND DA and TIND IR. Providence, RI and Oslo, Norway, May 30. Rhode Island College has selected TIND Institutional Repository and TIND Digital Archive for an enhanced user experience and increased accessibility of their digital content. Migrating from BePress Digital Commons, the college will unify their digital archive and institutional repository on a single platform, providing streamlined workflows, simplifying metadata management, and improving accessibility and discoverability for their collections. [Full Announcement].

May 24, 2024

TIND The World Intellectual Property Organization has selected TIND RDM. The World Intellectual Property Organization has selected TIND RDM to integrate with its TIND DA and TIND ILS Install. High-quality submission forms, flexible metadata schema, and the ability to create relations between datasets and publications were important factors in the selection. Lise McLeod, Head of the WIPO Knowledge Center, states that adding TIND RDM will allow them to diversify and increase access to their collection, making the datasets more discoverable and accessible to users worldwide. [Full Announcement].

May 10, 2024

TIND UNC Charlotte selects TIND Digital Archive and TIND Institutional Repository. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte has selected TIND DA and TIND IR to enhance the preservation and accessibility of their scholarly and historical resources. Transitioning from their current platform, Islandora, UNC Charlotte chose TIND for its robust infrastructure for digital preservation and friendly user interface. [Full Announcement].

April 26, 2024

TIND The NAV Library goes live on TIND ILS, TIND IR and TIND DA, migrates from Alma. The Library at the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration (NAV) has implemented TIND ILS as its new library system and successfully migrated from Ex Libris Alma. The library has also implemented TIND IR to manage a growing collection of born-digital material and TIND DA to manage their digitized collections. [Full Announcement].

April 22, 2024

TIND Florida International University selects TIND Digital Archive. Florida International University has selected TIND Digital Archive as its new digital library platform. Moving to TIND DA's flexible and scalable platform will provide discoverability and long-term access to FIU's ever growing digital collections. In transitioning from a locally hosted open-source system, FIU emphasized TIND's robust infrastructure, ongoing development, and accessible APIs as pivotal factors influencing their decision. [Full Announcement].

March 22, 2024

TIND Phillips Exeter Academy selects TIND Digital Archive. Phillips Exeter Academy, a renowned U.S. preparatory school, has selected TIND Digital Archive. This partnership marks an important step in the school's efforts to organize, preserve, and make accessible its extensive collection of historical photos, videos, and correspondence while also providing a user-friendly browsing experience for its patrons. [Full Announcement].

March 20, 2024

TIND The University of Southern Indiana selects TIND Digital Archive to host their digital collections. The University of Southern Indiana has selected TIND DA, adding their third TIND product in three years. TIND DA will be integrated into their existing TIND ILS and TIND IR install, further improving discoverability and accessibility to their collections. [Full Announcement].

March 5, 2024

TIND The MUNCH Museum selects TIND ILS. The Munch Museum Library research library has selected TIND ILS as its new library system. The MUNCH research library collection includes all documentation and accrued knowledge about Edvard Munch and consists of about 30.000 items, including Edvard Munch's personal book collection. [Full Announcement].

January 26, 2024

TIND TIND Digital Archive has been selected by the Warren-Trumbull County Public Library. e Warren-Trumbull County Public Library has joined TIND's expanding user group of public libraries by selecting the TIND Digital Archive. WTCPL will be migrating from Omeka. The library is looking forward to enhancing the discoverability and long-term preservation of their diverse collection of photographs, postcards, illustrations, and documents. [Full Announcement].

December 1, 2023

TIND TIND launches new video player feature with automatic transcoding. TIND has introduced the first iteration of the newly developed Video Player. With automatic transcoding for unmatched playback quality and an admin dashboard for efficient content management, the player simplifies the video upload process and ensures a superior viewing experience across various file formats. This announcement underlines TIND's dedication to institutions with significant video collections, providing a simple solution for effortlessly upload and video streaming capabilities for all end users through the TIND platform. [Full Announcement].

October 20, 2023

TIND TIND announces Author Profiles for TIND RDM and TIND IR. TIND announced the launch of Author Profiles as the highlight of the 1.19 release. Author Profiles showcases the works of local authors in a dedicated author page and elevates the institutional repository's visibility with customizable branding. Authors create and manage their own profiles, supported, if needed, by local administration. The result is a uniform and easily navigable directory of local scholars. Author Profiles blends seamlessly into TIND's submission dashboard workflow, providing a comprehensive tool for managing institutional content from submission to discovery. [Full Announcement].

October 9, 2023

TIND The World Food Program goes live on TIND IR. TIND announced that the United Nations World Food Programme has officially launched TIND IR, building on their existing TIND ILS platform. WFP`s move from Virtua ILS to TIND represents not only a change of systems but a leap forward in efficiency, accessibility, and ease of use for both staff and end-users. TIND IR and ILS within the same platform marks a pivotal moment in the advancement of WFP's technological infrastructure, providing essential discovery and management tools for their print and digital footprint. [Full Announcement].

September 11, 2023

TIND CIF Southern Section goes live on TIND Digital Archive. TIND announced the official launch of the digital history archive for the California Interscholastic Federation-Southern Section. The platform will serve as a central repository capturing over 110 years of articles, photographs, and multimedia materials documenting the history of education-based athletics in Southern California. [Full Announcement].

August 25, 2023

TIND The Center for Research Libraries selects TIND Digital Archive. The Center for Research Libraries has selected TIND Digital Archive to transfer and host its vast digital collection of more than 40 million files. By moving to TIND DA's robust and scalable platform, CRL seeks to improve the discoverability and long-term preservation of these materials. Migrating from a locally created system, CRL highlighted TIND's user-friendly interface and the ability to handle batch operations as key reasons for their decision. [Full Announcement].

August 18, 2023

TIND UN Human Rights goes live on TIND Institutional Repository. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has gone live on TIND IR. This collaboration aims to create a worldwide database of academic publications, UN documents, reports, and other resources on the impact of unilateral sanctions on human rights. The repository leverages TIND IR's comprehensive feature set and user-friendly interface to ensure this vital collection is widely discoverable. [Full Announcement].

July 8, 2023

TIND Oregon Health & Science University has gone live on TIND DA and TIND IR. Oregon Health and Science University, a renowned public research university and medical center committed to research, education, and patient care, has successfully migrated from Samvera to the TIND Digital Archive and TIND Institutional Repository solutions. In selecting TIND DA and IR, OHSU continues its commitment to optimizing digital asset management workflows and enabling open access to scholarly works now in a shared platform. [Full Announcement].

June 23, 2023

TIND UN Human Rights Selects TIND Institutional Repository. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UN Human Rights) has selected TIND IR. The repository platform is implemented by the ​​Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures to serve as a global resource for data collection and research. TIND IRs comprehensive feature set and user-friendly interface will ensure wide discoverability of the repository's extensive collection, allowing users to seamlessly submit and access relevant research. [Full Announcement].

May 26, 2023

TIND CIF Southern Section selects TIND Digital Archive. TIND DA has been selected by the California Interscholastic Federation-Southern Section (CIF-SS) to convey the history of education-based athletics in Southern California. Assistant Commissioner Thom Simmons at CIF-SS said they chose TIND DA because of its user-friendly and intuitive qualities [Full Announcement].

May 12, 2023

TIND Washington University implements TIND RDM as its new Research Data Repository. Washington University in St. Louis has gone live on TIND RDM. WashU Research Data is an improved and upgraded data repository to better support the research mission of Washington University, replacing their previous BePress installation. [Full Announcement].