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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VIVO Calendar

  • VIVO 2018 was held at the JB Duke Hotel in Durham, North Carolina, June 6-8, 2018.
  • Fall VIVO Camp will be held at Columbia University in New York City, October 18-20. Register here:
  • Conferences Attended and to Attend lists upcoming conferences of interest to the VIVO community. If you are attending an upcoming conference, please add to the list, and consider organizing a VIVO session or presentation.

Upcoming Meetings

What is VIVO?

VIVO developers and implementers

The VIVO ontology

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