Contribute to the DSpace Development Fund

The newly established DSpace Development Fund supports the development of new features prioritized by DSpace Governance. For a list of planned features see the fund wiki page.



Title (Goal)Persistent Identifiers other than Handles (DOI)
Primary ActorSystem
ScopeCore DSpace
Story (A paragraph or two describing what happens)

Client-Case: Data Dryad: Needed to replace handles with DOI as primary means of citing DSpace Items. DOI needed to be structured strings representing DataPackage / DataFile hierarchy.

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  1. A solution called “IdentifierService” was created to support new separate Identification systems (PURL, DOI, Handle, …) extensible system contributed to DSpace core codebase.