VIVO [Pronunciation: /viːvəʊ/ or vee-voh] is member-supported, open source software and an ontology for representing scholarship. VIVO supports recording, editing, searching, browsing and visualizing scholarly activity. VIVO encourages research discovery, expert finding, network analysis and assessment of research impact. VIVO is easily extended to support additional domains of scholarly activity.
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- Save the date! The 2016 VIVO Conference will be held August 17-19 in Denver, Colorado, USA
- 2016 VIVO User Group Meeting #1, our first user group meeting, was held at the Feinberg College of Medicine, Galter Health Science Library, Northwestern University, May 5-6 2016. Read more here.
- 2015 VIVO Conference was held August 12-14 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
What is VIVO?
- A short tour of VIVO | FAQs | Considering VIVO
- Planning a VIVO Implementation
- VIVO is used at many institutions around the world
- The latest version of VIVO is 1.8.1, released in November of 2015. See what's new
- Follow us on social media – Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, blog
- The VIVO project is a part of Duraspace
- Support VIVO through membership in Duraspace
VIVO developers and implementers
- VIVO uses the VIVO-ISF ontology, an extensible data standard for describing scholarship
- OpenRIF (Open Research Information Framework) is an open source project that works to develop and align information models including VIVO-ISF.
- SPARQL is the query language for semantic data. Learn more about SPARQL.
Participate in the VIVO community
- Join one of the VIVO email lists to participate in discussions, ask questions, learn more.
- Participate in standing interest groups related to your interests
Join or create a task force to get work done
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