Samvera Repository Management Interest Group

Scope & Objectives

  • Overlapping roles of service manager, product owner, repo and project manager

  • Moving from project management to sustaining services

  • Discuss best practices in repository management and operations
  • Serve as a liaison between developers and repository managers/users

  • Coordinate with other Samvera community Interest and Working Groups

  • Provide a support network and sounding board for repo-managers to ask questions and to share implementation details

  • Share locally implemented features, customizations, and workflows outside vanilla product(s)

  • Provide collective input on the Hyrax and other Samvera products' roadmaps and feature development, providing use cases, proposals, and providing real-time input on implementation of features.

  • Initiate working groups/sub-groups as needed to produce deliverables related to the scope of the group

Prior Subgroups:

Meeting Times & Communication Channels

Regular Meeting Times
Monthly: Monday at 3pm Eastern (to be scheduled each month)

Connection Details: 

See standing meeting agenda notes  

Communication Channels

Samvera mailing list (Samvera-community)

Samvera Slack Channel: #repository-management


This Interest Group will be ongoing based upon having active membership from 3 organizations.

Current Members


Archived Meeting Notes

Prior Members